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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Here's the thing about Justin Timberlake's "Supplies" video: It's fucking hilarious. The little kid telling us to die? The guy with the collar made out…
Tom Breihan | January 19, 2018 - 11:49 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

When a musician puts together a moving tribute to her deceased bandmate, giving fitting visual accompaniment to the last thing that bandmate ever recorded, that…
Tom Breihan | June 27, 2014 - 12:09 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I can't imagine any of the artists on this week's list had huge budgets to play around. Even Santigold, the one who could've presumably commanded…
Tom Breihan | January 18, 2013 - 10:05 am

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Beck – “Fix Me” Video

Beck added to his lengthy discography last October with Colors. Since then, we've seen a slimy video for the album's title track; and today he released another…
Julia Gray | January 16, 2018 - 1:10 pm

Spoon – “Do I Have To Talk You Into It” Video

Spoon are slowly coming through with more visuals for their recent album Hot Thoughts; this time, "Do I Have To Talk You Into It" is…
Peter Helman | October 23, 2017 - 9:07 am

Alan Vega – “DTM” Video

Suicide's Alan Vega passed away in July of 2016, and his posthumous album will be out this Friday to commemorate the one-year anniversary of his…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 12, 2017 - 11:34 am


Night Moves – “Carl Sagan” Video

Minneapolis rockhounds Night Moves have released a video for "Carl Sagan," the lead-off track to their sophomore LP Pennied Days. Directed by Brook Linder, the…
Bruce Hamilton | November 3, 2016 - 10:55 am

Thao & The Get Down Stay Down – “Astonished Man”

Thao Nguyen has been putting out consistently great off-kilter rock with her the Get Down Stay Down band for over a decade now. Her latest…
James Rettig | February 11, 2016 - 10:36 am

Operators – “True” Video

Synth-pop trio Operators have been hinting at a full length project for quite some time now. Since the outfit -- Dan Boeckner plus keyboardist Devojka…
Collin Robinson | April 21, 2015 - 3:23 pm

Viet Cong – “Silhouettes” Video

Our current reigning Album Of The Week is the self-titled debut from the Calgary postpunkers Viet Cong. It's an album that twists guitar sounds up…
Tom Breihan | January 21, 2015 - 1:27 pm

A Place To Bury Strangers – “Straight” Video

A Place To Bury Strangers will release their fourth album, Transfixiation, next year, and we heard a short teaser for the record back in November.
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 4, 2014 - 11:50 am

Pink Mountaintops – “Second Summer Of Love” Video

Pink Mountaintops have shared a video for the Get Back track "Second Summer Of Love," and in it, somebody rides a flaming skateboard. Directed by…
Miles Bowe | June 26, 2014 - 12:12 pm

Free Energy – “Girls Want Rock” Video

Around the same time we were posting our piece about Free Energy's Love Sign, our new Album Of The Week, Free Energy were posting their…
Tom Breihan | January 15, 2013 - 4:04 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Considering that New York City -- the place where most of the indie label/publicist/writer infrastructure calls home -- spent the entire week in a state…
Tom Breihan | November 2, 2012 - 10:57 am

Free Energy – “Electric Fever” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Free Energy's video for their ferociously catchy cowbell-smacking summer jam "Electric Fever" has a simple, fun concept: The band members, goggled and enclosed in a…
Tom Breihan | October 31, 2012 - 2:28 pm