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Behind the Scenes of the Ben Folds Five/Fraggles Video

by on September 17, 2012

How did the Nerdist Channel pull off the Fragglelicious Ben Folds Five video for “Do It Anyway,” anyway? This behind-the-scenes video tells the story, with Chris and the folks at Henson looking to do something for Fraggle Rock‘s 30th anniversary, and serendipity taking it the rest of the way. Hear from Chris, Ben, Red Fraggle, and more as they describe how the video came to be.

“It makes me wants to dance my cares away,” says Chris. Yep.

(And while you’re still dancing, click here to pre-order “The Sound of the Life of the Mind” on iTunes)

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