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The 40 Best Music Videos Of 2014

Next year, YouTube will celebrate its 10th anniversary. For nearly a decade, then, music videos have belonged almost entirely to the internet. Once upon a time, video directors made their work for TV, expecting you to run across their images when you were flipping through channels. By the time YouTube hit its second year, that… More »

By: Tom Breihan / December 19, 2014 - 1:01 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Here’s one nice thing about the whole U2 debacle: They didn’t forcibly beam any music videos into your iTunes! Imagine how those things would’ve looked. Actually, as it turned out, this was a great week for music video, and I had a hell of a time picking a #1 from a field of worthy contenders. More »

By: Tom Breihan / September 12, 2014 - 3:10 pm

Fucked Up – “The Art Of Patrons” Video

“The Art Of Patrons” is one of many songs on Fucked Up’s fantastic Glass Boys that deals with the ideological whiplash of staying punk while growing old and getting famous. As explained in Tom’s great Fucked Up profile, one of the complicating factors rattling around Damian Abraham’s consciousness is his status as a family man,… More »

By: Chris DeVille / September 5, 2014 - 12:19 pm

Fucked Up – “Sun Glass” Video

Fucked Up’s excellent new album Glass Boys is out in a few short weeks, and you should be excited. We’ve posted the early songs “Paper The House” and “Led By Hand,” and now they’ve got a video for another one, the prettily roiling “Sun Glass.” There’s no grand narrative concept to this video. It’s just… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 13, 2014 - 10:36 am

Parquet Courts – “Sunbathing Animal” Video

Sunbathing Animal,” the title track from Parquet Courts’ upcoming full-length, is a frantically dizzy four-minute spazz out that never lets up its intensity. The song’s video, directed by Andy Capper and Parquet Courts singer-guitarist Andrew Savage, goes about as far in the other direction as possible. It’s four minutes of a cat hesitantly weighing whether… More »

By: Chris DeVille / April 16, 2014 - 10:22 am

Black Lips – “Justice After All” Video

Black Lips’ woodsy, Patrick-Carney-assisted Underneath The Rainbow is out today, and the garage rockers have marked the occasion by releasing a video for album track “Justice After All.” Directors Andy Capper and Danilo Parra filmed the band in concert and roaming the streets in their hometown of Atlanta and interspersed those images with clips from… More »

By: Chris DeVille / March 18, 2014 - 12:04 pm

Supreme Cuts & Haleek Maul – “M00N” Video

Last month, the teenage Barbadian cloud-rapper Haleek Maul joined forces with the Chicago production duo Supreme Cuts to release a strong mixtape called Chrome Lips. And now here’s the murky, atmospheric video for first single “M00N,” which is about as ’90s-goth as a rap video can be while still remaining a rap video. Andy Capper… More »

By: Tom Breihan / September 20, 2012 - 3:26 pm