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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

The best music-related video this week may have been something that didn’t have any music. I’m talking about Hannibal Buress consuming Justin Bieber’s soul. There are days when I want to turn this entire column into a tribute to Buress, who is not a musician in any way. (Proof.) Nevertheless, there were a bunch of… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 3, 2015 - 10:53 am

TOPS – “Driverless Passenger” Video

Last year, the Montreal quartere TOPS released Picture You Staring, an album of thoughtful, elegant pop music that quietly became one of our favorite LPs of the year. Today, they’ve blessed us with a truly trippy and unpredictable video for the spare and lovely “Driverless Passenger.” In the clip, South Park-looking animated versions of the… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 2, 2015 - 12:56 pm

No Joy – “Blue Neck Riviera” Video

You might remember listening to No Joy earlier this year via singles like “Lunar Phobia” and “Hare Tarot Lies,” which led up to the glitching shoegaze of LP Wait To Pleasure. Here’s the Jason Harvey-directed music video for album track “Blue Neck Riviera,” which keeps a nice balance between the beauty of nature and the… More »

By: Miles Bowe / September 19, 2013 - 5:24 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This is the week that the music universe finally woke up from its long holiday nap, and there were a lot of fun music videos out this week. There were so many, in fact, that I couldn’t find room for the video where Charli XCX, dressed like a post-candy raver, shoots machine guns, and that… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 11, 2013 - 12:59 pm

Mac DeMarco – “Dreamin” Video

In the new video for his song “Dreamin’,” the shambolic singer-songwriter Mac DeMarco pulls of a low-budget, deviant take on Vampire Weekend’s “Holiday” clip. Director Jason Harvey shows us DeMarco bumming around in powdered-wig finery, with rat-eaten Keds and battered guitar hilariously intact. And before it’s all over, DeMarco gets covered in every imaginable form… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 9, 2013 - 1:07 pm

Mac DeMarco – “Rock And Roll Night Club” Video

The video for Mac DeMarco’s aqueous, lo-fi party-jam “Rock And Roll Night Club” is a weirdly soothing computer-animated vision of traditional rawk decadence. It’s a weird one. Jason Harvey directs; watch it below. More »

By: Tom Breihan / July 18, 2012 - 4:18 pm