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Twin Shadow – “I’m Ready” Video

Twin Shadow’s George Lewis, Jr. stars in the sleek, black and white video for “I’m Ready,” a song off their recently-released major label debut Eclipse. The song itself gives me some strong Phil Collins vibes with the pounding, circuitous drums and thick, lush harmonies on the dramatic chorus. Speaking of drama, the Lance Drake-directed cli… More »

By: Caitlin White / May 1, 2015 - 10:56 am

Shlohmo – “Buried” Video

Several weeks ago, Shlohmo unveiled his slow-burning new single “Buried” to accompany the announcement of his forthcoming record, Dark Red. Today, the producer released an unsettling video for the track by director Lance Drake. It’s a gorgeously rendered, horrifying chronicle of a young pregnant woman’s nervous breakdown on the desolate streets of Los Angeles. Though… More »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / February 12, 2015 - 9:59 am

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

If you need a quick crash-course in why music videos are not what they once were, have a look at Alex Pappademas’s celebration of the great Hype Williams in Grantland. Plenty of great music video directors are working today, but none of them are bringing the sheer opulent visual verve that Hype had at hi… More »

By: Tom Breihan / July 20, 2012 - 3:15 pm

Young Jeezy – “I Do” (Feat Jay-Z & André 3000) & “F.A.M.E.” (Feat. T.I.) Video

Jeezy called in some favors for this one! For his sound-drenched track “I Do,” the once-dominant Atlanta rapper Young Jeezy managed to wrangle guest verses from two of rap’s biggest names, Jay-Z and OutKast’s André 3000; I honestly can’t remember the last time those two rapped on the same song. Did they ever? They must’ve… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 18, 2011 - 1:32 pm