Herstory done right.
Colombian darling Lido Pimienta (http://soundcloud.com/lido-pimienta) performs her version of Etta James's "Woman (Jam Shed Remix)" (vimeo.com/36908461).
Filmed Thursday, February 23, 2012 at The Beaver in Toronto for Sheroes #7, a rough & peachy remix tribute to the Matriarch (http://fuckyeahsheroes.tumblr.com/post/17673925723/sheroes-7-etta-james-press-release). Shot by Safia Siad (http://flavors.me/sophistiphunk). Directed by Tony Halmos (http://tonyhalmos.tumblr.com).
Also featured in the video is live footage of the projected digital animations from the The Global Junkie Elite (http://fuckyeahsheroes.tumblr.com/tagged/global+junkie+elite/) Group GIF Show curated by Lorna Mills (http://www.digitalmediatree.com/sallymckay/LornaMillsImageDump/).
Sheroes is a monthly limited-run art party series bringing together on and offline works that playfully and performatively explore the iconography and cultures of fandom surrounding an ever-expanding League of Legendary Ladies.
All Sheroes events are brainstormed and archived online at http://fuckyeahsheroes.tumblr.com, uniting digital communities with real-time audiences in an ongoing exploration into fan culture and collaborative content creation.