Posts tagged "Jason Goldwatch"

Preview Into the Light, An Experimental Film Starring Jay Electronica

The enigmatic rap mystic Jay Electronica still hasn't found the time to record an album, but he has carved out the room in his schedule to travel around the world to make an experimental film called Into The Light. Jay Elec made the movie with the rap video director Jason Goldwatch, and while the trailer… More »

By: Tom Breihan / October 13, 2014 - 3:41 pm

Schoolboy Q – “Break The Bank” Video

The L.A. rap spitfire Schoolboy Q is one day away from releasing his furious new album Oxymoron, and now he's made a video for one of its best songs, the splenetic Alchemist-produced banger "Break The Bank." Director Jason Goldwatch's clip is an absorbing piece of sun-infused tough-guy verite, and it stars both an extensively face-tatted… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 24, 2014 - 10:46 am

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I'm not entirely sure this week's pick for best video even qualifies as a music video; it certainly stretches the definition. But in its impeccable planning and its flawless execution, it captured imaginations over the weekend and dominated the conversation come Monday. It felt like an actual honest-to-god event, and how many of those do… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 24, 2013 - 9:58 am

Action Bronson – “Strictly 4 My Jeeps” Video (Feat. Riff Raff)

The great Queens rap redbeard Action Bronson is working on a full-length mixtape with the New York producer Harry Fraud, and the pair let one go earlier this year when they posted "Strictly 4 My Jeeps" online. In the track's brand-new video, from director Jason Goldwatch, Bronson takes us to a cartoonish Queens universe and… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 20, 2013 - 3:26 pm

Roc Marciano – “76” Video

On his great new album Reloaded, Roc Marciano perfects a sort of impressionistic reflection of the New York headknock music of the mid-'90s. And similarly, in the video for album standoutu "76," director Jason Goldwatch does interesting things with bygone eras, filming grimy New York locations in 8mm film to get that old grainy B-movie… More »

By: Tom Breihan / December 18, 2012 - 5:27 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Lately, we seem to be having on-weeks and off-weeks for videos, and this was an off-week. Last week brought a deluge, and this week, things have slowed down a bunch. But even in the off-weeks, there are plenty of absorbing visions floating around out there, and we've got five of them below… More »

By: Tom Breihan / September 28, 2012 - 11:16 am

The Alchemist – “Flight Confirmation” (Feat. Danny Brown & Schoolboy Q) Video (NSFW)

Russian Roulette, the new album from veteran rap producer Alchemist, is a long and freaked collage of raps and found-sound splurges and bits of old Soviet propaganda. So it only makes sense that the video for the single "Flight Confirmation," which features on-fire verses from Danny Brown and Schoolboy Q, is a sensory assault i… More »

By: Tom Breihan / July 18, 2012 - 12:36 pm