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It finally happened: Nabil, the most dependable music-video auteur, made a just-OK video. Lots of Nabil’s trademarks are on display in his clip for Foals’ “Give It All“: The harsh clarity, the sweaty tension, the surprise ending. But the official version of the video cuts out the surprise ending, leaving its man-depressed-over-breakup storyline languishing with… More »

Shit got ridiculous this week. Lana Del Rey blew up a helicopter. FKA twigs did the art-film equivalent of pulling a Beyoncé. Paul Thomas Anderson made a music video. What the fuck was I supposed to do with all this? There were too many great videos this week. Last week wasn’t a bad one, but… More »

For someone who consistently trumpets his own taste and ably namechecks filmmakers whenever possible, Kanye West sure has a dubious history with music videos. He got all pissy when an early version of his “Black Skinhead” video leaked because viewers weren’t getting the full experience, but then the full experience turned out to be some… More »

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Watch Jonny Greenwood, Shye Ben Tzur & The Rajasthan Express Perform “Hu”

To make the new album Junun, Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood and Israeli-American composer Shye Ben Tzur went to India to record with the Rajasthan Express, a…
Tom Breihan | November 23, 2015 - 9:20 am

Joanna Newsom – “Divers” Video (Dir. Paul Thomas Anderson)

UPDATE: Here's the official video in high quality.
Peter Helman | October 18, 2015 - 9:37 pm

Jonny Greenwood – “Roked” Video (Dir. Paul Thomas Anderson)

Earlier this year, we learned that Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood had gone to India to work on a new album with Radiohead producer Nigel Godrich and…
Tom Breihan | October 9, 2015 - 8:51 am

Joanna Newsom Announces North American Tour Dates, Theatrical Release Of “Divers” Video

Joanna Newsom's first round of Divers tour dates were only in Europe, but we in the New World will get to see her in concert…
Chris DeVille | October 6, 2015 - 11:22 am

Paul Thomas Anderson Made A Film About Jonny Greenwood’s Indian Recording Sessions

Radiohead guitarist/arranger/grown-up whiz-kid Jonny Greenwood has long been in the background of Paul Thomas Anderson's films -- Greenwood scored Anderson's last three movies, There Will
Chris DeVille | August 21, 2015 - 12:59 pm

Joanna Newsom Announces New Album Divers & Shares Paul Thomas Anderson-Directed “Sapokanikan” Video

Joanna Newsom back! It's been five years since Newsom released the stunning triple album Have One On Me, and this morning, we've finally got news…
Tom Breihan | August 10, 2015 - 9:36 am

Inherent Vice Soundtrack With Radiohead’s “Spooks” Out Next Month

The soundtrack for Inherent Vice will be out on December 15th. Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood did the score for the Paul Thomas Anderson-directed film -- they…
James Rettig | November 16, 2014 - 9:54 am

Watch The Inherent Vice Trailer Narrated By Joanna Newsom

We've known for a while that Joanna Newsom was going to play a role in the film adaptation of Thomas Pynchon's Inherent Vice, but it…
James Rettig | September 30, 2014 - 8:56 am

Joanna Newsom Cast In Inherent Vice

Joanna Newsom has been cast in Paul Thomas Anderson’s upcoming film Inherent Vice, screen adaptation of reclusive novelist Thomas Pynchon’s foray into pulp fiction of…
Claire Lobenfeld | August 8, 2013 - 12:37 pm

Fiona Apple – “Hot Knife” Video (Dir. Paul Thomas Anderson)

For a moment in the late '90s and early '00s, Fiona Apple and the film director Paul Thomas Anderson were maybe the most interesting famous-people…
Tom Breihan | July 24, 2013 - 8:53 am

Jonny Greenwood – “Application 45 Version 1″

There Will Be Blood would have been a seriously disquieting movie even if Rogers & Hammerstein had done the soundtrack, but Radiohead "guitarist" Jonny Greenwood's…
Michael Nelson | August 16, 2012 - 4:26 pm

Preview Jonny Greenwood’s Score For Paul Thomas Anderson’s The Master

Paul Thomas Anderson's new film, The Master, revolves around a faith leader known as "The Master" (Philip Seymour Hoffman) and a man named Freddie Sutton…
Corban Goble | May 21, 2012 - 2:08 pm

Jonny Greenwood Scoring PT Anderson’s The Master

Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood and Paul Thomas Anderson are set to collaborate again for the director’s new, Joaquin Phoenix-starring film operating under the working title…
Corban Goble | December 6, 2011 - 12:17 pm