Tag Archives: Videos

New Weird Al – Craigslist

Video: ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic – “Craigslist” “I thought it would be anachronistically weird to have me as Jim Morrison screaming about Craigslist,” Yankovic told Spinner. “That just seemed so completely wrong that I thought I had to do it.” You have to sit through a 15-second ad before the video will play, but it’s worth … Continue reading New Weird Al – Craigslist

Wilco with Billy Bragg – Secret of the Sea

Video: Wilco with Billy Bragg – “Secret of the Sea” (live on Letterman, 2000) You know what makes this video totally awesome? 1. Jay Bennett‘s sweet fur coat. 2. Jay Bennett’s sweet double-neck guitar. 3. Jay Bennett’s sweet solos. 4. John Stirratt‘s pink bass. 5. Jeff Tweedy‘s funny haircut. 6. Billy Bragg‘s look that says, … Continue reading Wilco with Billy Bragg – Secret of the Sea

7 Worlds Collide 2009 video online

YouTube playlist: Seven Worlds Collide 2009 According to Pitchfork, this documentary aired on TVNZ last month. 7 Worlds Collide is Neil Finn‘s project that raises money for Oxfam and features Radiohead‘s guitarist and drummer Ed O’Brien and Phil Selway, Johnny Marr, and most of Wilco. Previously: • 7 Worlds Collide Promo • Johnny Marr Joins … Continue reading 7 Worlds Collide 2009 video online

New MGMT video – Kids

I think you all know how much we love this band. Their freaky videos are a big part of why and this shit is crazy freaky. As my man Bennett said, “sometimes Joanna Newsom’s gotta be your Mom and drop you and you have to wear cool headbands and run from monsters and turn into … Continue reading New MGMT video – Kids

Two New Kanye West Videos

Well, one new one and one old, previously unreleased one anyway. The new one is the official video for “Paranoid” (featuring Rihanna), directed by Nabil Elderkin, which has been circulating for a while in various states of completion. As Kanye clarifies on his blog, “Here is the Paranoid vid which wasn’t supposed to drop till … Continue reading Two New Kanye West Videos

Miniature Tigers – Cannibal Queen

Video: Miniature Tigers – Cannibal Queen Saw this video on Subterranean this weekend and thought for sure that was Will Forte or at least his younger brother. Wikipedia tells me it isn’t. Still a great video and a super catchy song. Video was directed by the Yacht Rock guy and features a cameo from Derek … Continue reading Miniature Tigers – Cannibal Queen

Gnarls Barkley – Mystery Man

Video: Gnarls Barkley – “Mystery Man” MP3: Gnarls Barkley – “Mystery Man” Originally included on the 2008 Who’s Gonna Save My Soul EP, the MP3 was recently featured on Spinner to promote the release of Causes 2, a charity to help the people of Darfur. The video was directed by Walter Robot based on artwork … Continue reading Gnarls Barkley – Mystery Man

Modest Mouse video – Satellite Skin

Video: Modest Mouse – “Satellite Skin” Directed by Kevin Willis. The first single off the No One’s First and You’re Next EP, due sometime this year, apparently. A little weird to release a single in advance of an EP, but I guess Modest Mouse might just be a little weird. Who knows anything about the … Continue reading Modest Mouse video – Satellite Skin

Weezer Covers MGMT, Lady Gaga

Video: Weezer – “Kids/Poker Face” (live MGMT/Lady Gaga medley) Looks like Rivers Cuomo might’ve found a way to become relevent once again: lose the pedo-stache, don some ironic shades, and play covers of current hits…all while cute young girls play on their phones. Good times. Weezer: iTunes, Amazon, Insound, wiki. Via Pitchfork.

Libertines Reunite for 6 Song Set

Video: The Libertines – “Up the Bracket” (live May 15, 2009) The NME reports on the Libertines Reunion that took place this weekend in London’s Rhythm Factory: Then after the closing notes of ‘Albion’ soaked into the walls, Adam and Mick headed off… Gary leaped behind the drum kit and Carl strode on, the crowd … Continue reading Libertines Reunite for 6 Song Set