KT Tunstall's Global Mash-Up
As a nod to her latest album's (Tiger Suit) mix of organic and electronic and her live practice of looping and layering sounds, she solicited fans to upload different parts of her song "Glamour Puss." Many responded with standard instrumentation such as voice, guitar, bass, keyboards and drums, but some enterprising uploaders submitted performances on everything from a ukulele, beer bottles and even a flute made from a carrot to glockenspiels, spoons and water glasses.
Fans from Japan to Spain, Peru to Canada, Australia to the UK contributed to a form "a new, global band" as Tunstall termed it. And as KT predicted in her solicitation, the result is "uber-cool." check it out