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Angel Olsen – “Windows” Video

Today, Angel Olsen releases the deluxe edition of Burn Your Fire For No Witness, the great album she released near the beginning of the year. She’s chosen today to share her slow, surreal video for “Windows,” the last song on the album. The Comedy director Rick Alverson made the video, and the whole thing play… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 18, 2014 - 10:41 am

Strand Of Oaks – “Goshen ’97 (Feat. J Mascis) Video

Timothy Showalter has been releasing haunted, personal folk-rock as Strand Of Oaks for years, and now he’s ready to move up in the world with his new album HEAL. The album’s first single is the ragged rocker “Goshen ’97,” which has some triumphant guitar soloing from J Mascis. And in the new video, from TheMore »

By: Tom Breihan / April 15, 2014 - 12:10 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This week’s top clips tended toward the brighter, flipper side of things. Because summer, probably! But before we dive into the quirk and laughs, there’s a short filmic clip by a film director that is somewhat crushing. And then it’s all roses, dancing congregations, and bouncing asses for days. Step this way for a roundu… More »

By: Amrit Singh / May 31, 2013 - 4:05 pm

Night Beds – “Even If We Try” Video

Here’s a dark new visual for Nashville’s Night Bed’s single “Even If We Try,” a clip where one young man’s night out tumbles into despair. It’s direction by Rick Alverson who also headed up Sharon Van Etten’s “Magic Chords” clip as well as the Tim Heidecker-starring film The Comedy. Head below to watch. More »

By: Corban Goble / November 16, 2012 - 2:06 pm

Sharon Van Etten – “Magic Chords” Video (NSFW)

Sharon Van Etten doesn’t exactly seem like the type to release music videos that prominently feature dicks and rigor mortis, but perhaps we should reevaluate. In SVE’s new video for “Magic Chords,” a song from her Tramp album, Etten herself plays a pilgrim lady who either discovers or hallucinates a giant pile of naked dead… More »

By: Tom Breihan / October 10, 2012 - 12:14 pm