Straight To Video

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Have you guys been watching American Crime Story: The People Vs. OJ Simpson? You should be watching that show. It's fucking nuts. My favorite bit…
Tom Breihan | February 26, 2016 - 1:28 pm
10

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Just sitting down to write this intro right now, I noticed that almost all of the videos I've picked for this week's list are, in…
Tom Breihan | February 19, 2016 - 12:56 pm
5

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Among so many other things, this week was a monument to the power of music and video, combined -- whether it be the slow-buffering image
Tom Breihan | February 12, 2016 - 3:04 pm
9

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

We're two days removed from the Super Bowl and -- more importantly, at least for the purposes of this column -- the Super Bowl halftime
Tom Breihan | February 5, 2016 - 12:03 pm
3

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This was such a weird week for music -- more about gossip and rupture than the constant stream of new music that we all have…
Tom Breihan | January 29, 2016 - 3:37 pm
1

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Those of us on the East Coast are about to spend the weekend buried in snow, scared to leave our domicile because nobody knows how…
Tom Breihan | January 22, 2016 - 11:56 am
2

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Wow, I really should've picked David Bowie's "Lazarus" as last week's #1 video, huh? But I didn't realize it was a message of impending death…
Tom Breihan | January 15, 2016 - 10:07 am
5

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I haven't written any of these lists since Christmas, which means I've got three weeks' worth of videos to pick through. And even though it's…
Tom Breihan | January 8, 2016 - 4:02 pm
1

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Earlier this week, I published a list of the 50 best music videos of 2015. I watched so many videos to make that list! It…
Tom Breihan | December 18, 2015 - 2:35 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

In putting this week's list together, I thought about including the video with Michelle Obama rapping about how you should go to college. It's not…
Tom Breihan | December 11, 2015 - 4:13 pm
4

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Last week was Thanksgiving, so this week's list actually collects two weeks' worth of videos. I figured this wouldn't be much of a problem, since…
Tom Breihan | December 4, 2015 - 2:41 pm
7

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I tend to value flashiness and fun over relentless weirdness when I'm judging music videos. This week, though, we got two exceptional relentless-weirdness videos, videos…
Tom Breihan | November 20, 2015 - 1:55 pm
6

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Up until yesterday morning, this was a pretty bleak week for music videos. Then an American hero came along to save us all. Her video…
Tom Breihan | November 13, 2015 - 1:09 pm
18

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

The greatest and most consequential piece of music-related video this week wasn't a music video. It was the image of Justin Timberlake and longtime insider-outsider…
Tom Breihan | November 6, 2015 - 1:40 pm
7

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I've been writing this column for years now, and this is one of the strongest weeks we've ever had, especially with the two sprawling, loony…
Tom Breihan | October 30, 2015 - 1:58 pm
14

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This week's list is necessarily going to be incomplete, since Joanna Newsom and Paul Thomas Anderson made a video for "Divers" and it's already been…
Tom Breihan | October 23, 2015 - 9:56 am
9

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

It finally happened: Nabil, the most dependable music-video auteur, made a just-OK video. Lots of Nabil's trademarks are on display in his clip for Foals'
Tom Breihan | October 16, 2015 - 11:06 am
4

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

As I'm writing this, the most popular new video on the internet is "No Words," from the culty rapper Hopsin. It's snide, sneery satire of…
Tom Breihan | October 9, 2015 - 5:18 pm
10

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

There's a scene from this past week's Empire that might be the most insane moment that this deeply nuts show has yet given us. Terrence…
Tom Breihan | October 2, 2015 - 3:49 pm
2

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Funny thing about last-minute surprise album releases: They don't necessarily involve music videos. We don't know if there's a single, per se, on Drake and…
Tom Breihan | September 25, 2015 - 2:54 pm
1
1 2 3 4 5 ... 14