Tag Archives: Sub Pop

New Marika Hackman video: Hand Solo

Video: Marika Hackman – “hand solo” From Any Human Friend, out now on Sub Pop. Not the most subtle video ever made, but that’s okay. Sometimes you want your message to come across loud and clear: Diddlin’ is fun. Hackman said, “I wrote ‘hand solo’ as a bit of light-hearted relief, a wank anthem for … Continue reading New Marika Hackman video: Hand Solo

New Frankie Cosmos video: Wannago

Video: Frankie Cosmos – “Wannago” Directed by Robert Kolodny. From Close it Quietly, September 6 on Sub Pop. The video is a little distracting but the song has everything you want from this band: sad melodies, earnest vocals, delicate harmonies, and shimmery guitars. Greta Kline says, “Wannago is an older song that I thought would … Continue reading New Frankie Cosmos video: Wannago

New Frankie Cosmos video: Windows

Video: Frankie Cosmos – “Windows” Directed by Eliza Doyle and Greta Kline. From Close it Quietly, due September 6 on Sub Pop. Watch Greta Kline and her pal Eliza Doyle frolic around the streets and beaches of New York. Like the music, the video mixes moments of silliness with poignancy. Slow leak, slow dream I … Continue reading New Frankie Cosmos video: Windows

New Marika Hackman video: I’m Not Where You Are

Video: Marika Hackman – “I’m Not Where You Are” Directed by Will Hooper. From Any Human Friend, due August 9 on Sub Pop. Marika Hackman is apparently a lousy girlfriend. Throughout the video for “I’m Not Where You Are” she pisses off a parade of lovers by remaining aloof (or possibly catatonic) despite their remonstrations. … Continue reading New Marika Hackman video: I’m Not Where You Are

New Kyle Craft video: Broken Mirror Pose

Video: Kyle Craft – “Broken Mirror Pose” From Showboat Honey, due July 12 on Sub Pop. I’m not sure what it is about this video that has me all in a bunch, but GOT DAMN if this song isn’t stuck in my head for days on end. Maybe it’s the balance of danger and fun … Continue reading New Kyle Craft video: Broken Mirror Pose

New Orville Peck video: Turn To Hate

Video: Orville Peck – “Turn To Hate” Directed by Orville Peck and Carlos Santolalla. From Pony, out now on Sub Pop. There’s been a spate of videos with dudes in masks of late, which I guess makes sense in the era of Trump and Brexit. We all have a little something to be ashamed of … Continue reading New Orville Peck video: Turn To Hate

New J Mascis video: Elastic Days

Video: J Mascis – “Elastic Days” (ft. Dina Martina) Directed by: Shane Wahlund & Michael Anderson. From Elastic Days, out now on Sub Pop. How great is J Mascis? Doesn’t his voice just make you feel like you’re in college? It’s perfect this time of year, too, when the world is hushed by a blanket … Continue reading New J Mascis video: Elastic Days

New Luluc video: Kids

Video: Luluc – “Kids” Directed by Katie Mitchell. From Sculptor, out now on Sub Pop. Most songs written by adults about kids are condescending, but Luluc treats their kids with respect. The teacher who prides: “Why don’t you come talk to me? You’ve got such a big chip on your shoulder.” “No, that’s my armor … Continue reading New Luluc video: Kids

New Father John Misty video: Date Night

Video: Father John Misty – “Date Night” Directed by Chad VanGaalen. From God’s Favorite Customer, out now on Sub Pop. This video from Strand of Oaks freaked me the fuck out when we posted it last year. In the best possible way, of course. But freaky just the same. To say animator Chad VanGaalen has … Continue reading New Father John Misty video: Date Night

New Bully video: Guess There

Video: Bully – “Guess There” Directed by Aleia Murawski and Samuel Copeland. From Losing, out now on Sub Pop. On the weekends I’ve been taking it easy No, I swear it’s my choice “Guess There” is a grungy breakup song, but the video is about a happy little snail going about its business, shooting some … Continue reading New Bully video: Guess There