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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

It's not on this week's list, but this might be a good place to acknowledge director Hannah Lux Davis's video for the willfully ridiculous Mike…
Tom Breihan | September 27, 2013 - 1:02 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Music Videos Of The Week

Guys, Yeezus leaked. You don't need music videos right now. You need to just play that real loud, let blood fill up your vision, luxuriate…
Tom Breihan | June 14, 2013 - 2:35 pm

More Young Galaxy stories

Young Galaxy – “Were You Ever A Dreamer?”

Montreal synthpoppers Young Galaxy released their reliably strong album Falsework late last year, and just about every song on it was good. As it turns…
Tom Breihan | January 20, 2016 - 10:57 am

Young Galaxy – “Ready To Shine”

Young Galaxy may have a little problem on their hands: They're just too consistently good! For their past few albums -- and on their upcoming…
James Rettig | September 30, 2015 - 10:57 am

Young Galaxy – “Factory Flaws”

Montreal electro-pop crew Young Galaxy are returning with a new album at the end of next month, their third with producer Dan Lissvik. We've already…
Peter Helman | September 9, 2015 - 9:31 am

Young Galaxy – “Body”

Young Galaxy feel like one of those bands that are constantly underrated and overlooked for being so consistent. Their past two efforts -- 2011's Shapeshifting
James Rettig | August 5, 2015 - 12:47 pm

Young Galaxy – “Fever” Video

This is the seventh music video to come out from Young Galaxy's recent Polaris Music Prize-nominated album, Ultramarine, but it's striking how diverse they've all…
Miles Bowe | December 12, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Young Galaxy – “Hard To Tell” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Back in October, Young Galaxy released a video for their single "Privileged Poor" off of the this year's Ultramarine. The Canadian band has a solid…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 3, 2013 - 12:17 pm

Young Galaxy – “Privileged Poor” Video

Young Galaxy put together a really charming collection of songs on Ultramarine earlier this year, and now they have a new video for "Privileged Poor"
Miles Bowe | October 29, 2013 - 12:25 pm

Young Galaxy – “Sleepwalk With Me” Video

The Vancouver synth-rockers Young Galaxy released their album Ultramarine earlier this year, and there's a deluxe edition of the LP that came out this week;…
Tom Breihan | September 26, 2013 - 2:30 pm

Godspeed You! Black Emperor Win Polaris Music Prize 2013

Godspeed You! Black Emperor's Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend! won this year's Polaris Music Prize, the annual award for Canadian Album Of The Year as chosen…
Scott Lapatine | September 23, 2013 - 11:22 pm

Young Galaxy – “Talk To Her” (Stereogum Premiere)

Vancouver's Young Galaxy released their excellent Ultramarine earlier this year and will follow it up with a deluxe edition next week. One of the bonus…
Claire Lobenfeld | September 18, 2013 - 11:32 am

Young Galaxy – “In Fire (Sally Shapiro Remix)”

Young Galaxy got some pretty great news this week when they made the Polaris Prize shortlist for their album Ultramarine, though it's really not a…
Miles Bowe | July 18, 2013 - 1:48 pm

Young Galaxy – “New Summer” Video

As we’ve pointed out before, Canadian electro-pop band Young Galaxy (Polaris Prize long-listers in both 2010 and 2011) have been pairing songs from their latest…
Elliah Heifetz | June 10, 2013 - 4:12 pm

Young Galaxy – “Fall For You” Video

The Montreal band Young Galaxy makes sparkling, straightforward synthpop, but the two videos they've released for tracks from their new album Ultramarine are both weird…
Tom Breihan | May 13, 2013 - 11:46 am