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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 wall or not. But looking back on 2009’s picks, it’s easy to notice that this year’… More »

This week’s clips from Arcade Fire, Rokysopp, Simian Mobile Disco, No Joy, and White Lies show off what’s possible when your videos don’t have to fit particular television formats and time limits. The suburban dystopias in Rokysopp’s and Arcade Fire’s extended videos are a little long and a little much for TV, especially with the… More »

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Tom Vek – “Aroused” Video

Tom Vek's Saam Farahmand-directed "Aroused" video features folks staring moodily at the camera before treating cigarettes like a hot date. Vek: "It's a nod to…
brandon | July 14, 2011 - 5:32 pm