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2014 In Review

The 40 Best Music Videos Of 2014

Next year, YouTube will celebrate its 10th anniversary. For nearly a decade, then, music videos have belonged almost entirely to the internet. Once upon a…
Tom Breihan | December 19, 2014 - 1:01 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Run The Jewels and Arca and Belle & Sebastian and a generous handful of other artists made really good videos this week, and I couldn't…
Tom Breihan | November 21, 2014 - 1:33 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Dance producers were getting it done this week. There were so many great dance (or dance-influenced pop) videos this week that I wish MTV would…
Tom Breihan | January 17, 2014 - 3:44 pm

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Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Run The Jewels and Arca and Belle & Sebastian and a generous handful of other artists made really good videos this week, and I couldn't…
Tom Breihan | November 21, 2014 - 1:33 pm

Dizzee Rascal – “Pagans” Video

The sometimes-great London rapper Dizzee Rascal celebrated his Halloween by gruesomely chopping up young women in his "Couple Of Stacks" video, so that was pretty…
Tom Breihan | November 17, 2014 - 4:08 pm

Disclosure – “Grab Her” Video

Pretty soon, I would not be shocked to learn that Disclosure have made great music videos for every track on their excellent 2013 debut album…
Tom Breihan | January 16, 2014 - 11:23 am

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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

There were too many good music videos this week. Moby escaped the usual Wayne Coyne acid-reflux and made something fun and pretty and way friendlier…
Tom Breihan | September 6, 2013 - 12:34 pm

Dizzee Rascal – “I Don’t Need A Reason” Video

Um. OK. So. This video fucking rules. So much going on here: Britain's black population navigating a society that has a long and grand history…
Tom Breihan | August 30, 2013 - 1:35 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Hey, remember this? When my friend/Stereogum predecessor/former across-the-street neighbor Jessica departed this website, her brainchild column disappeared from its pages. But the streets wanted more!
Tom Breihan | September 16, 2011 - 4:50 pm