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The 9 Best Videos Of The Week

This week we’ve got new videos from Buraka Som Sistema, Herman Düne, Lady Gaga, The Cave Singers, and Rusko. I put the Buraka Som Sistema and Rusko videos next to each other because I think they’re shot and edited differently, but they’re great examples of entering and filming an impoverished culture without exploiting them. Both… More »

By: jessica / May 6, 2011 - 4:51 pm

DāM-FunK Covers Human League For Dr. Martens’ 50th

Dr. Martens are celebrating their 50th anniversary with a digital ad campaign designed to remind you that rock stars wear Dr. Martens. This didn’t work so well last time around. But this time they’re doing something that directly involves musicians by having 10 (or 9, really) young bands do ten covers of nu-classics. Each cover… More »

By: jessica / April 2, 2010 - 5:07 pm

New Buraka Som Sistema (Feat. M.I.A.) Video – “Sound Of Kuduro”

We don’t know much about Portugal’s Buraka Som Sistema, aside from the fact that they have a MySpace page, and that last night our friends at Discobelle posted a video that we wound up watching/dancing to on a loop for twenty minutes. In part because within are body moves like you’ve never seen, but mostly… More »

By: Amrit Singh / March 4, 2008 - 5:27 pm