Tag Archives: Videos

New Daystar video: Warped Reality

Video: Daystar – “Warped Reality” Filmed by Joshua James Huff. From The Complete Recordings, out October 25. Full disclosure: Daystar’s Derek Phillips is a co-founder of Glorious Noise, and he was the best man in my wedding, as I was in his. We’ve been pals since we were 15 year old dorks who bonded in … Continue reading New Daystar video: Warped Reality

New Kim Gordon video: Hungry Baby

Video: Kim Gordon – “Hungry Baby” Directed by Loretta Fahrenholz. From No Home Record, out now on Matador. You’ll never be as cool as Kim Gordon. It’s stupid to try. She proves it’s possible — although extremely rare — to be arty and rockin’ at the same time. Seriously, how many other musicians can pull … Continue reading New Kim Gordon video: Hungry Baby

New Amy O video: Crushed

Video: Amy O – “Crushed” Directed by Anisa Curry Vietze. From Shell, due October 25 on Winspear. Last time we checked in on Bloomington, Indiana’s Amy Oelsner she was ripping it up Shocking Blue-style with “Lavender Night.” This time around she’s more subdued and nostalgic, remembering “taking pictures without phones.” Oelsner says her new song … Continue reading New Amy O video: Crushed

New Belle and Sebastian video: This Letter

Video: Belle & Sebastian – “This Letter” Directed by Stuart Murdoch. From the Days of the Bagnold Summer original soundtrack, out now on Matador. It’s not every day you hear Belle and Sebastian use the f-word, but these are not normal days, my friends. Though the world is fucked according to the news Doesn’t get … Continue reading New Belle and Sebastian video: This Letter

New Wilco video: Everyone Hides

Video: Wilco – “Everyone Hides” Directed by Jamie Fleischel. From Ode to Joy, due October 4, 2019 via dBpm. Boy, as if I needed another reminder how much I miss living in Chicago… In Wilco’s new video the band runs around town visiting all the best spots including Laurie’s Planet of Sound, the Music Box, … Continue reading New Wilco video: Everyone Hides

New Sleater-Kinney video: Can I Go On

Video: Sleater-Kinney – “Can I Go On” Directed by Ashley Connor. From The Center Won’t Hold, out now on Mom and Pop. It’s kinda fun to hear S-K go full New Wave, but I think it works. And the sentiment is certainly irrefutable. Everyone I know is tired And everyone I know is wired To … Continue reading New Sleater-Kinney video: Can I Go On

New Bonnie Prince Billy video: At The Back of the Pit

Video: Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy – “At The Back of the Pit” Directed by Jacob Forman. From I Made A Place, due November 15 on Drag City and Palace Records. Heck yeah! The fact that the world is doomed isn’t going to bring down our Bonnie Prince, no sirree. He’s already gearing up for the post-apocalypse … Continue reading New Bonnie Prince Billy video: At The Back of the Pit

New Sincere Engineer video: Dragged Across The Finish Line

Video: Sincere Engineer – “Dragged Across The Finish Line” From Red Scare Industries: 15 Years of Tears and Beers. I saw these guys open up for the Hold Steady in Chicago a couple of weeks ago. I only knew a few of their songs beforehand but I was excited to see them live. They put … Continue reading New Sincere Engineer video: Dragged Across The Finish Line

New Pixies video: Catfish Kate

Video: Pixies – “Catfish Kate” Video created by Neirin Best and Lianne Pierce. From Beneath the Eyrie, due September 13. It’s easy for music snobs to scoff when a band gets back together years after splitting up and has the audacity to release new music. Especially if they don’t have all the original members. How … Continue reading New Pixies video: Catfish Kate

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