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This week's big videos were Iggy Azalea's take on Kill Bill and Ariana Grande's take on (I guess) Barbarella, and they were both straight trash. You can make a good pop video by making a pastiche of…   Read Story »
Elvira, Mistress Of The Dark was a campy, vamped-out TV host who would present horror movies on local L.A. TV in the '80s and who somehow crossed over to become a mainstream star, with her own action…   Read Story »
When I heard "Lose My Breath" from Yuck's Glow & Behold -- one of the year's best albums, mind you -- I didn't picture impossibly cute ducklings or precious children splashing around in a kiddie…   Read Story »
English trad-indie revivalists Yuck publicly parted ways with frontman Daniel Blumberg in mid-April, and less than 10 days later, Blumberg's new solo project, Hebronix, released its excellent first…   Read Story »
A couple of Best Videos Of The Week ago I mentioned how nearly every good clip that week was too long, too nude, or too violent to make it on to MTV; one was even removed from YouTube, verification…   Read Story »
The best videos this week include new ones from Dr. Dre, Neon Indian, Flying Lotus, Perfume Genius, and Banjo Or Freakout. There's also this cutesy, precious Daylights video that's become sort of a…   Read Story »