Animal Collective released their music video for Centipede Hz track, ” Today’s Supernatural”. In Animal Collective fashion the video features some interesting imagery including an Avey Tare clown, an ancient Chinese dragon person driving a go kart, and cgi flying forearms. Whatever goes on in these guys heads day to day has to be a trip. Check out the video [...]
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My Morning Jacket released their new animated music video for Circuital track “Outta My System”. The video features a cycloptic My Morning Jacket and also features an animated appearance by Zach Galifianakis as “The Wizard”. The video takes place in a trippy alternate universe where the band flies through portals in a convertible. Watch below.
Just try it out for yourself.
Im pretty psyched about the 2012 Summer Olympics in London this summer. Today was the opening ceremony featuring performances by popular English artists Arctic Monkeys, Two Door Cinema Club and Beatles legend Paul McCartney. A nice nod to England’s reputation for a fresh music scene. The ceremonies will give these bands worldwide exposure, especially newcomers Two Door Cinema Club. Check [...]
There’s something enchanting about The Shins.
Andrew Bird’s new music video for “Give It Away” is a light-hearted story of a paper mache human pinata who performs at a children’s birthday party. Initially the children have some warranted reservations about this pinata person(the parents seem to have no qualms about his rather creepy appearance). The children eventually warm up to him when candy begins to fall [...]
Tallest Man on Earth took time to record some of his new songs for WFUV. These pro shot videos are enduring takes on tracks from his new album, There’s No Leaving Now. The standout has to be “On Every Page” where Kristian Matsson croons his reminiscence of youth. Matsson is a true lyricist and poet as Dylan is and his songs require repeated [...]
Best Coast stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to perform The Only Place b side and Fleetwood Mac cover “Storms”. Bethany’s looking a little like Stevie in this one. Watch below.
Band of Horses is back with a new album called Mirage Rock. The title is fitting of Band of Horses recurring influence of natural existences and..well… rock music. After touring with Kings of Leon and My Morning Jacket, Band of Horses has been poised to grab a larger mainstream following. This week they released their first single from Mirage Rock“Knock Knock” which follows [...]
Mariachi el Bronx stopped by the AV Club to participate in the AV Undercover sessions where various artists have to choose from a specific list of songs to cover. This has resulted in such pairings as Reggie Watts covering Van Halen and Sharon Van Etten and Shearwater covering Tom Petty and Stevie Nicks. Here the former punk outfit, The Bronx, [...]