Kim Gehrig: Beat 2012

21 February 2012


Mark Ronson is not one to shy away from interesting music projects, and this looks like his biggest to date. After spending months with Olympic sports men and women from across the board and sound-recording their every hop, skip and jump, Ronson has collected enough sound to use as ingredients for some exciting, Olympic tunes. Doubtful? NME have given it a fair stamp of approval, citing its ‘distinct lack of cringey, sports metaphors.’ Here is the trailer for Beat 2012 – a film documenting his journey, directed by the ever-wonderful Kim Gehrig.

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Liv Siddall

Liv joined It’s Nice That as an intern in 2011 and worked across online, print and events, and was latterly Features Editor before leaving in May 2015.

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