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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…   Read Story »
In 2014, rap's biggest names more or less sat the year out. Kanye West never got around to releasing that populist masterwork he's been promising. Drake threw a bunch of great songs up on Soundcloud…   Read Story »
Last year's Thanksgiving break means we've actually got two weeks' worth of videos accounted for below, and they were a packed two weeks. It hurts my heart not to include strong pieces of work like…   Read Story »
L.A. noise rap trio clipping. have once again teamed up with director Carlos Lopez Estrada, who also did the memorable videos for "Work Work" and "Inside Out." Their next partnership isn't as flashy…   Read Story »
If you've noticed a higher-than-average number of weird EDM videos in this space lately, it's not because I'm suddenly trawling Electric Daisy Carnival messageboards. It's because someone clued me…   Read Story »
One of the year's most absorbing, memorable music videos is director Carlos Lopez Estrada's whirling, expressionist clip for "Work Work," a song from the L.A. noise-rap trio clipping. The new video…   Read Story »
The Californian noise-rap group clipping. make bracing, confrontational music, but it's not really political music, at least in the way that "political rap" is usually understood. Still, the three…   Read Story »
Last month, we heard "Hunger Of The Pine," our first taste of new alt-J album This Is All Yours. Around the same time, alt-J drummer Thom Green discussed his appreciation of clipping.'s noise-rap…   Read Story »
The experimental rap group clipping. have a few recurring themes on their two albums. They always start with an "Intro," they end with a mind-melting sound collage, and they both include a very…   Read Story »
We just named clipping.'s CLPPNG our Album Of The Week, and one of the record's finest noise-rap dispatches is the booming "Body & Blood," its second track and first proper song. Just a day after the…   Read Story »