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New Alex Lahey video: Don’t Be So Hard on Yourself

Video: Alex Lahey – “Don’t Be So Hard on Yourself” Directed by Callum Preston. From The Best Of Luck Club, out May 17 on Dead Oceans. Australian Alex Lahey writes smart pop songs and makes funny videos. And in the first single from her new album, she’s got an important message for all the overachievers … Continue reading New Alex Lahey video: Don’t Be So Hard on Yourself

New Andrew Bird video: Sisyphus

Video: Andrew Bird – “Sisyphus” Directed by Matthew Daniel Siskin. From My Finest Work Yet, out March 22 on Loma Vista. You know the story of Sisyphus: the Greek king condemned to to roll a big boulder up a mountain for eternity. As soon as he gets close to the top, it rolls back down. … Continue reading New Andrew Bird video: Sisyphus

New Ex Hex video: Tough Enough

Video: Ex Hex – “Tough Enough” Directed by Brandon Herman. From It’s Real, out March 22 on Merge. Mary Timony, Betsy Wright, and Laura Harris prove they will still be rocking out long after the rest of have been obliterated by a nuclear apocalypse. Won’t you meet me out downtown? We’ll watch the moon spin … Continue reading New Ex Hex video: Tough Enough

New Better Oblivion Community Center video: Dylan Thomas

Video: Better Oblivion Community Center – “Dylan Thomas” Directed by Michelle Zauner. From Better Oblivion Community Center, out now on Dead Oceans. This is so good! And when’s the last time Conor Oberst has looked this happy? Phoebe Bridgers clearly brings out the best in him. This whole album is great. Which shouldn’t surprise anybody. … Continue reading New Better Oblivion Community Center video: Dylan Thomas

New St. Vincent video: Masseduction

Video: St. Vincent – “Masseduction” From MASSEDUCTION, out now on Loma Vista. St. Vincent just won the Best Rock Song Grammy for “Masseduction” and now she released a video for it. She was up against songs by Greta Van Fleet and Ghost so you know this is a very good rock song. But you knew … Continue reading New St. Vincent video: Masseduction

New Ben Kweller video: Heart Attack Kid

Video: Ben Kweller – “Heart Attack Kid” Directed by Robert Strange and Ben Kweller. From Circuit Boredom, due sometime soon on the Noise Company. I dig Ben Kweller’s grungy Southern rocker look. It suits him. If you’ve noticed that Kweller has been pretty quiet lately, there’s a very good explanation for that. He and his … Continue reading New Ben Kweller video: Heart Attack Kid

New Kacey Musgraves video: Rainbow

Video: Kacey Musgraves – “Rainbow” From Golden Hour, out now on MCA Nashville. Fresh off scoring the #1 album on the Village Voice Pazz & Jop poll and sweeping the Grammys (Country Song, Country Album, Country Solo Performance, and Album of the Year) Kacey Musgraves releases another single from Golden Hour. This is an optimistic … Continue reading New Kacey Musgraves video: Rainbow

New King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard video: Cyboogie

Video: King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – “Cyboogie” Video by Jason Galea. Single out now on Flightless. Jake and I often talk about the lack of fun in indie rock. I mean…just look around at all the beard stroking and head nodding going on and you can just tell these folks can’t dance. Our … Continue reading New King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard video: Cyboogie

New Mekons video: Lawrence of California

Video: Mekons – “Lawrence of California” From Deserted, out on Bloodshot/Sin Records. If I’m being honest–and really, there’s no other point in doing this–this song and video are boring. That’s hard for me to say because I love that Mekons are still doing their thing, but this just isn’t…my thing. Mekons: web, twitter, amazon, apple, … Continue reading New Mekons video: Lawrence of California

New Strand of Oaks video: Weird Ways

Video: Strand of Oaks – “Weird Ways” From Eraserland, out March 22 on Dead Oceans. I’ve spent a fair amount of time in recording studios over the years. Some professional, some home studios and some just comprised of a 4-track and some SM57 microphones. I’ve spent even more time in rehearsal studios, all of which … Continue reading New Strand of Oaks video: Weird Ways