ETurn & Dj SPS “Dark Trust” EPK (Electronic Press KIT)

EPK I put together for ETURN & Dj SPS debut album which was released in May 2013 on Second Subject Recordings. 

Contains interviews from Kevin Nottingham (Kevinnottingham.com), Mista Lawnge (Black Sheep), Eturn, Dj SPS & Swamburger, Also an exclusive behind the scenes of the making for “Come Close” music video.

EPK presented by Varras Tower Films.
Footage shot by Varras Tower & B Miller Videos.

Oh No feat. MidaZ The Beast “Punchdrunkpatterns”

Another music video I directed & shot for MidaZ The Beast released in early 2013. This song appears on Oh No’s “Disrupted Ad’s” released on Kashroc Entertainment/Fat Beats Records. CD/LP listen & available for purchase : http://ughh.com/oh-no-disrupted-ads-etched-vinyl/KRE004LP/

MidaZ The Beast “President” (IMAKEMADBEATS Remix) [HD]

One of the most content I shot for a music video was Midaz’s “The President.” In March of 2012, we took to trip to Sanford, FL for the Trayvon Martin rallies headed by Rev. Al Sharpton. Other locations included in the video are the  Martin Luther King parade’s in downtown Orlando & Eatonville, FL and Zora! Festival from 2012.

MidaZ The Beast “The Duelist” MUSIC VIDEO

Music video I directed & edited for MidaZ The Beast for his “Loops” album which was released August 1, 2012, available for FREE download at http://www.midazthebeast.bandcamp.com

Additional editing by Rodney Ritchie 

Sword duel choreography by Sean Cochran 

MidaZ The Beast “Loops” Documentary

MidaZ The Beast “Loops” Documentary. Also features music videos for “Speech Impediment” & sneak preview of “Flash Forward” music video. Directed/Edited by Varras Tower.

MidaZ The Beast “Loops” album out now!!!! Mixed by Dj Sharp.
Available for free download at: http://MidaZthebeast.bandcamp.com    & http://Flydefinition.com 

Izreal Vasqutelle (Insomniac Maagzine/Drastic Radio) Interview from WPRK 91.5FM filmed during WPRK’s 60 Year Anniversary 4-2-2012.  Izreal’s WPRK’s radio show broadcasted every Saturday 7-9pm from 1992-2002. Izreal is partly responsible for my knowledge of independent/major label hip hop releases from the mid 90’s to the early 2000’s. This video features a piece of Orlando hip hop history. Filmed & Edited by Varras Tower.

Photos: Shabazz the Disciple “Angel Tearz” music video 

IMAKEMADBEATS “Word Of Mouth” Music Video Teaser
Ft. Tzarizm/Murdoc/Midaz The Beast. Dir. by Varras Tower

I was asked by Doxside music group to a visual for IMAKEMADBEATS song which includeded vocals by Tzarizm, Midaz & Murdoc. In December of 2010, Tzarizm & myself began scouting locations in various locations on the east side of Orlando. Every day we filmed this project, the days where cold. I will always remember this video for the cold days we endured while filming .The full length version is set to be released later this year.

The full length version is promotion for IMAKEMADBEATS “Nightlife” EP re-release & physical copy, which is set to drop this year.


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First music video I directed for Shabazz the Disciple (Sunz of Man/Gravediggaz). Shabazz The Disciple “Angel Tearz” music video. The video was filmed in October & November of 2010 in Winter Park & Orlando, FL. This was the first video i shot using actors. I remember scouting for a week for the locations to film. 

Filmed with Canon 7D
Lenses: 
Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8 L II USM
Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM 

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Here’s the first music video I edited and uploaded, made in 2007. This video collage was complied using vhs movie tapes and rap city episodes from my personal vhs archive. 

Blue Sky Black Death & Holocaust  ”No Image” Music Video
Video footage complied by Varras Tower
Edited by Varras Tower & System D128 

(Source: youtube.com)