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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

We did it, everyone! We came up with the least glamorous music video ever made. I don’t know what held the title before this week, but I do know that nothing else will ever hold it again. That piece of beautifully ugly anti-glamor is below, as are our other four picks for the week. More »

By: Tom Breihan / October 17, 2014 - 2:57 pm

Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy – “Quail And Dumplings” Video

I’ve always thought water parks were a little weird: the whole idea behind them is fun, but there’s so many people and kids running around that it has the potential to become a totally miserable experience depending on what kind of mood you’re in. Bonnie “Prince” Billy’s video for “Quail And Dumplings” plays off thi… More »

By: James Rettig / October 15, 2014 - 11:42 am

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This happens to be a great week for the low-budget video, full of immediate grainy cinematography and big cheap ideas and strong visual sensibilities. For whatever reason, it’s been especially great for energetic rap videos. I loved the offerings from Big K.R.I.T. and Big Baby Gandhi, but I couldn’t find room for either one o… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 11, 2012 - 12:22 pm