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Lindstrøm – “Vōs-sākō-rv” Video

From Norwegian space-disco dance producer Lindstrøm’s 2012 LP Smalhans comes “Vōs-sākō-rv,” and a video by filmmaker Kristoffer Borgli, who captures two gangly, ponytailed, Nordic swimmer-teens in the act of talking, dancing, spitting, and listening to Lindstrøm by a pool. There’s some dialogue that proceeds the teens’ revelry though it’s lost in translation — if you… More »

By: Amrit Singh / July 10, 2013 - 11:05 am

Young Dreams – “First Days of Something” Video

Norway’s Young Dreams are set to release their debut full-length Between Places on Modular early next month. This is the third video from that platter, and the third directed by Kristoffer Borgli. Here on “First Days Of Something,” Young Dreams give Borgli more latitude to delve into directorial short-filmic mode, to very good results: The… More »

By: Amrit Singh / February 25, 2013 - 11:05 am

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Considering that New York City — the place where most of the indie label/publicist/writer infrastructure calls home — spent the entire week in a state of Deep Impact disaster, it’s remarkable how little Hurricane Sandy affected the endless march of bloggable music items. Maybe we didn’t see quite as many new music videos this week… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 2, 2012 - 10:57 am

Young Dreams – “Fog Of War” Video

Young Dreams are a Norwegian orchestral pop collective, and their new single “Fog Of War” takes the sonic hallmarks of chillwave (faraway synths, pubescent sad-kid yelps) and turns them grand and epic, blowing them out to Arcade Fire proportions. In the song’s brand-new video, we learn what happens when you leave two French teenagers home… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 1, 2012 - 11:14 am

Todd Terje – “Inspector Norse” Video

Here’s the video for Norwegian space-disco producer Todd Terje’s “Inspector Norse,” a video that appropriates a small section of Kristoffer Borgli’s short film Whateverest. The clip focuses on a protagonist — “Inspector Norse,” according to his screen at the bowling alley — who is preoccupied with dancing and drugs. Watch it below. More »

By: Corban Goble / June 19, 2012 - 4:45 pm

Young Dreams – “Young Dreams” Video

Young Dreams is Modular’s latest signing out of Bergen, Norway, a city that’s established a little bit of a reputation in the indie pop scene thanks to bands like Razika. Today they share their first single, “Young Dreams,” which comes paired with a somewhat creepy video, where I think the implication is that the kids’… More »

By: Corban Goble / November 11, 2011 - 5:06 pm

The 10 Best Videos Of The Week

This week we’ve got new videos from Diamond Rings, Katy Perry, The Dø, and directing team DANIELS. There are some cool tricks to some of these videos — SixToes stretches a seven-second shoot to four minutes, DANIELS put green screen cloth around the heads of puppies to turn them into skateboards, and Kenton Slash Demo… More »

By: jessica / April 1, 2011 - 6:13 pm