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When I put this list together last year, the big story was the emergence of auteurs in the online era of the music video. For the past decade, music videos have mostly lived online, far away from the cable networks that once nurtured the art form. Back in the ’90s, when cable networks were starting… More »

This week, the YouTube Music Awards rebranded from an actual award show, albeit a knowingly janky and slapdash one, to a weird “let’s dump a bunch of big videos online at once” stunt. I can’t pretend to understand what’s going on there, but it did result in a whole pile of great videos. This week,… More »

My sentimental favorite this week is SD’s video for the “New World Order” remix, with Danny Brown, mostly because I can’t ever imagine myself getting tired of seeing Danny Brown, drunk and shirtless, too-tight tight pants sagging and hair blowing out, in a kitchen surrounded by Chicago teenage goons, having a wonderful time. That guy! More »

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Jack Ü – “To Ü” (Feat. AlunaGeorge) Video

Jack Ü, the superstar-DJ team of Diplo and Skrillex, had one of the summer's biggest and best hits with their Justin Bieber collab "Where Are
Tom Breihan | October 26, 2015 - 8:47 am

Run The Jewels – “Close Your Eyes (And Count To Fuck)” (Feat. Zack De La Rocha) Video

The release of Run The Jewels' RTJ2 will always remind me of 2014's tumultuous racial climate in the US -- the way Killer Mike and…
Chris DeVille | March 26, 2015 - 11:11 am
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Spiritualized – “I Am What I Am” Video

The very, very good Sweet Heart Sweet Light, the most recent Spritualized album, is more than a year old now. And it's also been more…
Tom Breihan | August 19, 2013 - 9:31 am

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I don't know if it's a seasonal affective disorder thing or what, but this is the week when almost all the really good videos got…
Tom Breihan | November 16, 2012 - 12:45 pm
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Purity Ring – “Lofticries” Video

AG Rojas (Spiritualized's "Hey Jane," Jack White's "Sixteen Saltines") takes the helm of Purity Ring's new video for "Lofticries," a clip that stitches together strange,…
Corban Goble | November 12, 2012 - 9:36 am
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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

The week's two best videos both revolve around sticky nightmare realities where people act in ways that are entirely socially acceptable, and yet it looks…
Tom Breihan | April 6, 2012 - 11:34 am
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Spiritualized – “Hey Jane” Video (NSFW)

The protagonist of the video for "Hey Jane," Spiritualized's sweepingly stunning new single, is a transwoman who attempts to raise kids while turning tricks, stripping,…
Tom Breihan | March 19, 2012 - 11:50 am
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