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After a couple of monster weeks, the music-video gods finally fell asleep on us this week, giving us warmed-over ideas and slopped-out murky execution and very, very little to get excited about. There are good videos on the list below, but many of them are videos that would’ve missed the top five during a busier… More »

Right now, our busiest comments section is a heated debate over whether a white lady is racist for dancing with black men in her music video and then being defensive about it. That is how indie rock, and every other form of media, works in 2014. You get used to it, I guess. Here’s what… More »

This was one of those weeks where the best music-related video wasn’t a music video. It was Future Islands performing on Letterman and just fucking going for it. Letterman has already introduced frontman Samuel T. Herring’s dancing as a recurring joke on the show, and I sincerely hope it’s because he realizes that dancing wa… More »

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Ty Segall Forms New Band Broken Bat With Members Of Melvins, Redd Kross

Ty Segall, Steven McDonald (of Redd Kross and OFF!), and Dale Crover (of Melvins) have banded together to form a scuzz-supergroup under the name Broke…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 2, 2015 - 5:23 pm
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OFF! – “Meet Your God” Video (Feat. Jack Black)

Last week, California hardcore supergroup OFF! released their gory, ridiculous, deeply entertaining "Over Our Heads" video, in which Jack Black played a berserk skydiving instructor…
Tom Breihan | December 11, 2014 - 2:25 pm
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Vice Turns 20 Party Brings Insane Lineup Feat. Karen O, Lil Wayne, Stephen Malkmus, Pussy Riot, Jonah Hill & Spike Jonze, Jarvis Cocker, Many More To Brooklyn Tomorrow

Vice is throwing an invite-only party tomorrow night in Brooklyn to celebrate their 20th anniversary, and Yeah Yeah Yeahs guitarist Nick Zinner -- who will…
James Rettig | December 4, 2014 - 8:57 pm
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OFF! – “Over Our Heads” Video (Feat. Jack Black)

OFF!'s awesome video for Wasted Years track "Over Our Heads" features Jack Black, skydiving, LSD, rampant bloody violence, a murderous grizzly bear, and Dimitri Coat…
Chris DeVille | December 3, 2014 - 12:49 pm

OFF! – “Red White And Black” Video (Feat. Dave Foley & Brian Posehn)

Hardcore supergroup OFF! recently put out their new album Wasted Years, and now share a goofy video for "Red White And Black." In it, comedia…
Miles Bowe | April 15, 2014 - 2:05 pm

Stream OFF! Wasted Years

These guys have come a long way. The members of hardcore supergroup OFF! spent their youths bashing out quick bursts rabid guitar aggression in some…
Chris DeVille | April 1, 2014 - 12:51 pm

OFF! – “Hypnotized” Video (Feat. David Yow & Jack Grisham)

OFF! is a band of grizzled, aging punk veterans who now pay the rent by bashing out early-'80s-style trashcan hardcore. And their new video for…
Tom Breihan | March 4, 2014 - 11:31 am

OFF! – “Hypnotized”

Hardcore supergroup OFF! has just released another song from the upcoming Wasted Years, and like "Void You Out" before it, it's super indeed. "Hypnotized" rage…
Chris DeVille | February 25, 2014 - 11:42 am

OFF! – “Void You Out”

After a year of weird tension concerning FLAG and Black Flag last year, it's nice to have Keith Morris going back to his supergroup Off!
Miles Bowe | January 22, 2014 - 2:11 pm

OFF! – “What’s Next?”

Everyone knows that one of the very best parts of Grand Theft Auto is the amount of care and effort they put into designing the…
Miles Bowe | September 25, 2013 - 12:34 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I spent a pretty good chunk of the week in transit to or from New York, or doing New York things while I was i…
Tom Breihan | October 12, 2012 - 2:53 pm
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OFF! – “Wrong” Video (Feat. Jack Black)

L.A. trad-punkers OFF! have released a handful of funny, weird videos for songs that are shorter than most radio jingles. ("Cracked" clocks in at 1:27…
Michael Nelson | October 11, 2012 - 5:01 pm
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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

The real best music video of this week isn't on this list, since it wasn't actually a music video at all. But Frank Ocean's performance
Tom Breihan | July 13, 2012 - 1:39 pm
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OFF! – “Borrow and Bomb” / “I Got News For You” Video (Feat. Dave Foley)

The amazing new video(s) from OFF! are a note-perfect flashback to '80s VHS cassettes -- not just the programming you might find on those cassette…
Michael Nelson | July 11, 2012 - 1:14 pm
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OFF! – “Cracked” Video

The L.A. rudimentary-hardcore revivalists OFF!'s new video for "Cracked" is the first in a planned trio of clips from director Whitey McConnaughy, and it revolve…
Tom Breihan | June 6, 2012 - 12:03 pm
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Stream OFF! OFF!

So far, we’ve heard three cuts, in some form, from the forthcoming self-titled full length from Californian hardcore revivalists OFF!: “King Kong Brigade,” “Cracked” and…
Corban Goble | May 2, 2012 - 12:57 pm
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OFF! – “Cracked”

Californian trashcan-hardcore revivalists OFF! -- led by trashcan-hardcore originator Keith Morris -- will release their self-titled full-length debut shortly, and we've already heard "King Kong
Tom Breihan | April 23, 2012 - 4:23 pm
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