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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

My sentimental favorite this week is SD’s video for the “New World Order” remix, with Danny Brown, mostly because I can’t ever imagine myself getting tired of seeing Danny Brown, drunk and shirtless, too-tight tight pants sagging and hair blowing out, in a kitchen surrounded by Chicago teenage goons, having a wonderful time. That guy! More »

By: Tom Breihan / August 23, 2013 - 12:04 pm

Sophia Knapp – “Close To Me” Video

Into The Waves, the 2012 album from the psychedelic L.A. singer-songwriter Sophia Knapp, has already produced some imaginative music videos, for “In Paper” and “The Right Place” and “Evermore.” And now she’s made another one, for the euphoric “Close To Me,” in which director Daniel Katz finds different ways to rhapsodize about the West Coast… More »

By: Tom Breihan / August 21, 2013 - 5:31 pm

Girl Crisis – “Walk Like An Egyptian” (The Bangles Cover)

As you may remember, Girl Crisis is the Greenpoint supergroup of Chairlift’s Caroline Polachek, Class Actress’s Elizabeth Harper, Au Revoir Simone’s Erika Spring and Annie Hart, TEEN’s Jane Herships, et al, whose rules are many (female-only, YouTube-only, Super 8MM-film only, covers-only) and output is little (two covers a year; female in the summer, male i… More »

By: Amrit Singh / May 6, 2013 - 3:43 pm

Sophia Knapp – “Evermore” Video

Psych-pop singer-songwriter Sophia Knapp filmed her video for her floating ballad “Evermore” at an artists’ residency on a Brazilian coffee farm, with director Antonio Sobral shooting Knapp and butterflies and dogs and waterfalls on Super-8 film — all of which is to say that this is very, very pretty. Watch it below. More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 20, 2012 - 5:18 pm

Sophia Knapp – “The Right Place” Video

In her video for “The Right Place,” psych-pop singer-songwriter Sophia Knapp dresses up in early-’80s garb and visits a zoo while directors Dave Bryant and Ryan Hennessee film her on what appears to be ancient VHS equipment. Watch it below. More »

By: Tom Breihan / July 26, 2012 - 3:19 pm

Destroyer, Sophia Knapp @ (Le) Poisson Rouge, NYC 6/19/12

Dan Bejar’s Destroyer played Greenwich Village art-music venue (Le) Poisson Rouge last night as part of LPR’s four-year anniversary celebration. Opening for Destroyer was psych-chanteuse Sophia Knapp. We sent photographer Ian Perlman to capture some sights. Check ‘em out in the photo gallery. More »

By: Michael Nelson / June 20, 2012 - 4:20 pm