Carl Sondrol

Composer and music producer

Batika Hawk first EP and "Say It" music video release!

The first Batika Hawk EP is out now wherever you buy/stream digital music!

AND here's the first music video, directed by David Fishel!

Many thanks to all the talented people (below) who made this vid happen. And an EXTRA-special thank you to David, not just for the awesome work, but for sitting on this video for the five years it took me to actually release the song.

Next video arrives Thursday, Oct 26th!


A thief and a scientist rush to understand the ramifications of a robbery gone awry.

Director / producer / story / camera / editor: David Fishel
Assistant director: Patrick Horvath
Gaffer / camera assistant: Jason Fassler
FX makeup artist: Becca Weber
Props / production design: Steven Gartz

Thief/vocalist: Batika Jones
Scientist / producer / story / sound design: Carl Sondrol

Laika the dog appears courtesy of Steven Gartz
Cheeto the cat appears courtesy of Wendy Alvarez
Bertram the iguana appears courtesy of Timothene Sleeves
Yvonne the fish appears courtesy of Erastus McIntyre

Special thanks:
Alana Brown
Amy Ecklund
California Science Center
Los Angeles City College