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OK Go use hundreds of printers to create animated backgrounds in latest viral music video

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It's hard to believe it's been nearly 12 years since rock band OK Go went viral with their music video for "Here It Goes Again," which featured a treadmill dance routine and garnered millions of views on YouTube, when YouTube was still in its infancy.

Since then the band has carved out a niche for themselves by making incredibly intricate and mind-boggling music videos. In recent years they've collaborated with S7 Airlines to make a video in zero gravity and Morton Salt, to make a super slo-mo video for their song "The One Moment."

On Thanksgiving, the group unleashed its newest time intensive video for their song "Obsession" which featured a wall of 567 printers used to create an animated background behind the band members. And it was all shot in just one take.

It's pretty amazing.

The song is from the band's 2014 album "Hungry Ghosts" and the video was made possible by Double A smooth paper according to the band. 

All of the sheets of paper used in the video were recycled, with proceeds going to Greenpeace.

For more details on how the video came together, click here.

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