Posts tagged "Giorgio Testi"

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

A quick word about Flying Lotus’s “Phantasm” video and videos like it: That’s a really good video! Many of the videos like it are good, too! But it’s not on the list this week, and neither are any of those. There’s definitely, absolutely a place for abstract, non-representational music videos, videos about wandering freaky alie… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 9, 2014 - 3:15 pm

London Grammar – “Sights” Video

London Grammar’s “Sights” has already been a very popular song (as has the remix by Disclosure acolyte Tourist), and now it’s gotten a music-video treatment by director Giorgio Testi. Shot mostly in one elegantly sweeping take, it begins intimately, with the band performing in a stylishly lit space (plenty of lens flare here), before pulling… More »

By: Miles Bowe / April 22, 2014 - 10:52 am

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Every music video that came out during this apocalyptic, ridiculous week felt like a way to kill a few minutes before either flames consumed the entire planet or Daft Punk got around to dropping their “Get Lucky” video, so if we found ourselves a little less captivated than usual this week, it wasn’t necessarily the… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 19, 2013 - 12:10 pm

Savages – “Shut Up” Video

If you’ve had a chance to see the tense, bloodthirsty, ridiculously exciting London postpunk band Savages live, you’ve almost certainly had you wig pushed back; their live show is nothing to be trifled with. And now the band has teamed up with the director Giorgio Testi to make a video for “Shut Up,” a strident… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 18, 2013 - 10:40 am

The Killers – “Miss Atomic Bomb” Video

Usually, superstar bands will make for or five videos from an album’s songs before reaching the point where they just slap together a bunch of tour footage and call it a music video. But the Killers have only released one video from their new album Battle Born, and they’ve apparently already reached the tour-footage stage. More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 5, 2012 - 10:02 am