Christopher Walken boogies alone in an abandoned hotel lobby. Gotye and Kimbra are slowly painted into a geometric art piece. A plasticine Peter Gabriel sledgehammers his face into a yin and yang. OK Go perform a treadmill ballet. A black-and-white Madonna strikes a Vogue pose. Psy does a horsey dance.
Where would the music world be without the music video? ACMI’s summer offering Spectacle: The Music Video Exhibition asks just that. And what it finds is that it wouldn’t be much.
Toro Y Moi’s Anything In Return is easily one of our standout albums of the year to date and for our money the 4th single Rose Quartz is THE jam off the record.
They went and dropped the video for it the other day and it is pretty damn cool.
A little while back we introduced you to NYC humblecore* punkers SKATERS by way of their hella catchy first single I Wanna Dance (But I Don’t Know How) and now they’re back at it with a brand new single Armed and killer video to match.
Everyone’s fave op shop anthem, Thrift Shop gets given a hilarious literal MSPaint video remix. Gotta love peeps with this much time on their hands.
Memorex is the advertising industry’s collective wet dream. The sequel to Smash TV’s critically acclaimed “Skinemax”, Memorex is a 50 minute VJ odyssey, a tribute to an entire generation who grew up with only a TV and a VCR for a babysitter.
This is just beautiful.
A new amazing song which I loved took me to the video below.
and that was extraordinary too.
A) It’s Friday and you’ve had a long week because your boss won’t get off your back about those TPS reports. Did you realise that you were meant to put cover sheets on TPS Reports before they go out. Did you see the memo?
B) Life is great, it’s Friday, let’s enjoy a tasty beverage and prepare ourself for two days sans work.