In celebration of the animation's two-year anniversary today, Porter Robinson shared some original concept art from the storyboard. People cry during his live sets. The show's video content was produced by a number of artists, all commissioned and coordinated by Porter and Madeon as well as Porter's video director Ryan Ghostdad” Sciaino. After receiving multiple requests, he decided to analyze Porter Robinson & Madeon's hit, Shelter”.
Throughout the music video, the visuals were breathtaking and because of this, it added more to the already exceptional story. Shelter tells the story of Rin, a 17-year-old girl who lives her life inside of a futuristic simulation completely by herself in infinite, beautiful loneliness.
To write, the two decamped to Madeon's studio in Nantes, France and the two wrote together in real-time, face to face, taking a decidedly old-school approach to the collaboration, inspiring and challenging one another along the way. Longtime fans of Porter Robinson and Madeon know that the two talented electronic music artists both have an unmatched ability to make intricately complex music that sound melodically and rhythmically cohesive.
2 years have elapsed since Porter Robinson & Madeon‘s colossal collaboration ‘Shelter‘ made its way into the hearts of fans all over the world. Porter Robinson and Madeon blew us away two years ago by releasing their standout collaboration, "Shelter." The emotionally driven track pulled on fans' heartstrings until the animation brought our feelings to another level.
Porter Robinson is an American DJ, record producer, and musician from Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The film, shelter titled ‘Shelter: The Animation‘, is the visual accompaniment to Porter's recent collaboration with French producer Madeon, and follows the storyline of a young girl who takes a cyber journey through a simulated world.
Robinson, who took home the Best Live Act title at DJ Mag's inaugural Best of North America Awards in 2017, teamed up with creative studio Invisible Light Network to produce a multidimensional visual universe that combined anime, pixel art and Tumblr-inspired computer programming.
EDMTunes began with a dream and a passion: to deliver the finest content in electronic music to an international audience. But for me, the big moment was when I released a song that became the number one selling song on a pretty important electronic music retail site called BeatPort.