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Poliça – “Raw Exit” Video

“Who’s ready to die alone?” isn’t getting any less effective as a refrain. So goes Poliça’s “Raw Exit,” the title track from the all-new EP that comes packaged with the deluxe reissue of last year’s Shulamith. Marijuana Deathsquads frontman Isaac Gale has given the song a seductive video featuring Channy Leaneagh in several scenarios and… More »

By: Chris DeVille / June 11, 2014 - 10:45 am

Poliça – “Warrior Lord” Video

Minneapolis synthpoppers Poliça’s video for “Warrior Lord,” a song from their forthcoming album Shulamith, is about two girls swimming in a lake. Or, anyway, that’s all it’s about on paper. In practice, the video, from directors Isaac Gale and David Jensen, exists entirely in a rhapsodic dreamworld of bubbles and reflected sunbeams and floating strand… More »

By: Tom Breihan / October 7, 2013 - 3:06 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Really, at this point, I’m just excited for Drake’s “All Me” video to come out. Right? That has to happen, yes? They’re making that video? If they don’t fuck it up royally, that should be an amazing video. But in the meantime, here are five ways to occupy yourself while you’re waiting for it. More »

By: Tom Breihan / August 2, 2013 - 10:47 am

Colin Stetson – “Among The Sef” Video

The abstract saxophone world-creator Colin Stetson has already made one video for two of the songs from his new album New History Warfare Vol. 3: To See More Light, and the dual video for “In Mirrors” and “And In Truth” focused on snow-capped mountainous landscapes. The new video for Stetson’s suffused-with-awe “Among The Sef” tur… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 25, 2013 - 5:01 pm

Night Moves – “Country Queen” Video

Night Moves, a ’70s-style choogle trio, are recent addition to the Domino roster, and the new video for their song “Country Queen” builds up their music’s revivalist tendencies. Directors Isaac Gale and David Jensen film them like they were on a ’70s rock-concert TV show, and you can watch the result below. More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 19, 2012 - 2:30 pm

Dark Dark Dark – “Tell Me” Video

In Minneapolis folk band Dark Dark Dark’s video for their song “Tell Me,” singer Nona Marie Invie dons an astronaut helmet so she can leave her desolate office building and wander empty streets and forests. Isaac Gale directs; watch the video below. More »

By: Tom Breihan / October 30, 2012 - 1:01 pm

Colin Stetson – “Those Who Didn’t Run” Video

Colin Stetson can do things with a saxophone that many of us wouldn’t have thought possible — turning the instrument into orchestras of drones and screams and voices and percussion without the aid of any sort of looping pedal or other equipment. His massive 10-minute piece is a fine example of that power, and the… More »

By: Tom Breihan / December 19, 2011 - 3:18 pm

Bon Iver – “Hinnom, TX” Video

As we previously reported, Bon Iver will soon release a deluxe edition of their mindbendingly gorgeous sophomore LP Bon Iver, Bon Iver. Instead of new songs, this one will feature video accompaniments for each of the 10 songs on the album. Below, we’ve got Isaac Gale and David Jensen’s clip for “Hinnom, TX,” which put… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 28, 2011 - 1:04 pm