A whole lot of backstory on Coke's gremlins

Coke-creatures copy

If you enjoyed Mother London's "Organ Player" spot for Coke, with the goofy musical gremlins, there's more about them at The best part might be the biographies of all 10 characters over on their Flickr page. (Crétin and Tincré, in particular, sound about as dimwitted as they look.) There's also a Facebook page and various other gimcrack. (The song from the commercial is available on iTunes in the U.K. but is not yet in the U.S. store.) Meanwhile, some are wondering whether the whole campaign was inspired by this German cat piano from the 1600s.

—Posted by Tim Nudd

Get the The AdFreak Daily newsletter:

Thanks for signing up! Check your inbox for a confirmation email.


Sign up for AdFreak Newsletters

About AdFreak

AdFreak is a daily blog of the best and worst of creativity in advertising, media, marketing and design. Follow us as we celebrate (and skewer) the latest, greatest, quirkiest and freakiest commercials, promos, trailers, posters, billboards, logos and package designs around. Edited by Adweek's Tim Nudd.

Click to Subscribe to AdFreak RSS