Cool Hunting Video Presents: Diesel:U:Music Tour 2009

Santigold and Kid Cudi chart how the arrived at their genre-bending styles.

by Diesel to check out the Miami stop of their annual Diesel:U:Music Tour last month, we shot a video taking it back to rock and roll basics with headliners Kid Cudi and
. Talking to them about how the genre influences their own multi-hyphenate sound, we also see the two artists perform (complete with Santigold’s clever dancers channeling everything from Public Enemy’s S1W to West African moves) to a packed crowd.