Thursday, September 29, 2011
Mr Fuemana, Mr Phil Fuemana
From 5000ways.... video shot at Cause Celebre from the look of it...
"The Fuemana family and Matty J are back with more of their smooth grooves, with influences galore, including a Monkees/Del Tha Funkee Homosapien reference with “Mr Fuemana, Mr Phil Fuemana”.
The video takes place in a day-lit club (or perhaps a cafe, which seems an Auckland ’90s thing). The group perform their song, with the Fuemanas being cool and Matty J trying to be cool.
When Phil does his keyboard solo, a very Catholic looking crucifix can be seen on the piano keys, implying that perhaps this song is about getting closer to God.
It’s funny to look at this video and think that within three years, one of the guys in this video was going to have a bonafide international mega hit single."