From Sufjan's very own Tumblr site (aka sufjan.com) comes news of the estimable Mr. Stevens's first post-Xmas project of the new year: Turning over the keys to "Redford (For Yia-Yia & Pappou)" to the…   Read Story »
Last night, I was doing Google News searches for "windows" -- as in, "Should I put big Xs on my windows with duct tape, so I'm not killed in my sleep when this hurricane makes landfall and decimates…   Read Story »
As reported before, Lana Del Rey is prominently involved with the ad campaign for Jaguar's new F-Type, and today the fruit of that relationship came into existence with a commercial. It features a…   Read Story »
As promised, Lana Del Rey recently covered Bernie Wayne and Lee Morris's famous "Blue Velvet" for H&M's new ad campaign which stars LDR. Today, a piece of that campaign surfaced via a commercial,…   Read Story »
This ad for Axe Body Spray operates under the premise that the first thing women see, while sizing up the opposite sex, is a man's hair, and the first thing men see are a woman's breasts. It's a bit…   Read Story »
As a promotion for Air France -- the airline, not the defunct Balearic Swede-pop duo -- Chairlift leader Caroline Polachek and debonair French electro-pop lothario Sébastien Tellier have recorded a…   Read Story »
Remember that VW ad that egregiously ripped off Beach House's "Take Care"? Of course you do, it is embarrassing and reprehensible on the part of the ad agency, DDB, that created it. Beach House tried…   Read Story »
A new Sprint commercial features a digitized version of Wilco's Summerteeth standout "I'm Always In Love," which is played by a whole load of HTC EVO smartphones. Watch it below. (via…   Read Story »
Caveman are a New York band, so it only seems appropriate that their sunny song "My Time" should soundtrack an "I Love New York" tourism commercial, though it seems a bit off that the ad focuses on…   Read Story »
The instrumental bed of Lana Del Rey's "Blue Jeans" sits beneath this Nespresso commercial. Behold, the latest entry into Commercial Appeal, non-Siri edition: (via Hipster Runoff, via…   Read Story »