www.futurefunk.co.uk is the interactive Web site going on-line now to accompany compilation album Future Funk. Intro designed Future Funk’s CD graphics, point-of-sale material, posters and a TV commercial. The group has created 3D imagery mirroring the hybrid nature of such artists as Goldie and Massive Attack, says a spokeswoman. ‘The music deserves great visuals, so within the limitation of a Web site, we’ve pushed it,’ adds Intro creative director Adrian Shaughnessy.
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