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Hiro Murai has been seriously challenging Nabil's stranglehold on the whole Best Video Director In The World thing this year, but here's another strong entrant from Nabil. Skrillex recruited the…   Read Story »
Some weeks, we get an absolute deluge of great videos, but I can't remember any other weeks as rich as this one. I thought about blowing it out to a top-10 list this week, but that would take…   Read Story »
How fast can you run when your body is shot full of arrows? That's the question that the hero of alt-J's "Hunger Of The Pine" video faces. The British trio is preparing to release their much-awaited…   Read Story »
Last Friday was the Fourth Of July, which meant we didn't run one of these lists. But the videos kept piling up, and so we're giving you our picks for this week's five best videos, as well as,…   Read Story »
The video for "Klapp Klapp," the first single from idiosyncratic Swedish pop group Little Dragon's new album Nabuma Rubberband, was a story of witchcraft and zombies. Nabil, the current reigning…   Read Story »
When a musician puts together a moving tribute to her deceased bandmate, giving fitting visual accompaniment to the last thing that bandmate ever recorded, that video really should be #1 on this…   Read Story »
For whatever reason, this is the week that many of the old music-video-director gods awakened to walk the earth again. Their names, chanted aloud, inspire nothing but fear in the hearts of the…   Read Story »
If there was any doubt that Nabil is the greatest artist currently working in the medium of music-video, let's put that to bed. Nabil's new video for Nicki Minaj's sneering put-down "Lookin Ass…   Read Story »
For a while, I've been threatening to start including things in this space that don't quite constitute "music videos" but which do constitute music on video -- late-night performances, great…   Read Story »
Last month, James Blake and Chance The Rapper joined forces for a hypnotic, tingly, generally excellent remix of Blake's own Overgrown track "Life Round Here." It was our favorite song of that week,…   Read Story »