Thursday, 28 February 2013

Fat - Funny 3D short animation ( Dir : Supinfocom ) 2011


Gary Fouchy , Yohann Auroux Bernard ,Sebastien De Oliveira Bispo ...funny & clever anime ...brilliant colours ...creative ...

Daniel Darc 1959 - 2013 - C'est moi l'printemps ( Audio track ) 2011


Daniel Darc vient de nous quitter , à l'aube d'un printemps qu'il ne verra pas ...il restera le vent ......soyez content .... j'ai foutu l'camp .....
R.I.P. rocker/poète ....

Spacehog - Mungo City ( Dir : McG. ) 1998


......XLent glam rock track .....  Leeds , America , Liv Tyler....also their biggest hit here !

Wednesday, 27 February 2013

BigMoneyMakers - Tired To Get Fired ( Dir : Lionel Hirlé & Grégory Ohrel ) 2012


.....catchy , funky & energetic indie rock band. ....( I guess they've got the whole Strokes & Franz Ferdinand discography .....)

Gonzague TV - Défi : recruter pour l' UMP à la fête de l'huma ( u2b funny french short ) 2011


This guy is very funny ... on some of his clip , there is subs available , I don't know about this particular one  ... .... the challenge is to ask communist party members ( during their annual national festival called " Fête de L'Huma " ) to join  Sarkozy's right-wing party !...

Sunday, 24 February 2013

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club - Berlin ( Dir : ? ) 2007


Great band , attitude ...it rock .....
                                                   Watch it HERE !

Saturday, 23 February 2013

The Electric - Toot Toot ( Dir : Benjamin Dormrich & Loris Lamuniere ) 2011


XLent reggae meet dubstep pop dance track ...8-Bit video games & pixellisation ..great idea .... catchy & fun ....

Jamie Lidell - What A Shame ( Audio track ) 2013


.....fantastic FUNK track .....old school & innovative at the same time ... amazing ... & the thrill of the voice.....

Porno for Pyros - Pets ( Dir : Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris ) 1993


XLent " hippie " track ... melodious & soft & Indian influenced ...very rare vid ( on the web ) ...( parents don't worry , there is nothing " porn " in this clip ) ...Perry Farrell  & Stephen Perkins ( Janes's Addiction ) ....
                                    Watch it HERE !

Thursday, 21 February 2013

Carlo Vega - Gray Keys ( Music : Chilly Gonzales "White Keys" ) 2013


.....amazing & inspired digital drawings & FX's  (on the wonderful Chilly Gonzales' music )....when solo piano & graphic arts match  perfectly ... to watch   absolutely ! Bravo El Carlo !

Bat For Lashes - Lilies ( Dir : Peter Sluzska ) 2013


 Natasha Khan  & a superb moody  track " à la Kate Bush " ....flesh & melancholia ...body & soul ... splendid work ....

Wednesday, 20 February 2013

Tuesday, 19 February 2013

Eels - Novocaïne For The Soul ( Dir : Mark Romanek ) 1996


fantastic video ( by Master Mark ) for a fantastic song ...great melancholia ...keep listening to Eels , Mark Everett is one of today's great song composer  ...

OK Go - A Million Ways ( Dir : Trish Sie ) 2005


Damian & Patricia Kulash .... great choregraphy ( as always ) ...humor ...white funk ... a classic ....

Monday, 18 February 2013

Monoblok & PSLKTR - Spooky ( The Hacker mix ) ( Dir : Monoblok & PSLKTR ) 2013


XLent electro funk & amazing " zen & self control  while craze party's going on " video ....really hypnotic ...

Mick Ronson - Only after dark ( Dir : Mark Coker ) 1994


one of my fav' song ever .. R.I.P. ...great musician , arranger & producer ( Bowie , Reed , Morrissey , Etc .... )..the vid is flat & made out of live footages .

Saturday, 16 February 2013

Kylie Minogue & Nick Cave - Where the wild roses grow ( Dir : Rocky Schenck ) 1995


.... Ophelia , John Everett Millais ...short-lived flowers & beauty   ...romantic & gothic ... great song & video .. a classic ....

MNWMN - Bliss of Insanity ( Dir : David Strindberg ) 2013


...simple ...B&W ...tribal & hypnotic ( very good use of stereo FX's ) ...music , sound , dance & vid match perfectly ...

Kelly Osbourne - One word ( Dir : Chris Applebaum) 2005


Ozzy Osbourne's daughter to reinvent Visage & 80's synth pop ... pleasant & catchy ....vid inspired by French nouvelle vague ...very enjoyable & well done ....
                                                    Watch it HERE !

Friday, 15 February 2013

Wednesday, 13 February 2013

O Sisters ! - YOU-DLE-EE-OO-DE-OO ( Dir : Gonzalo Posada-Leon ) 2013


great jazz band from Spain ... Barbershop vocals harmonies ...great swing & uplifting mood ...who can resist to manouche guitar & muted trumpet ? ( specially during this wet winter ...)...

Tuesday, 12 February 2013

Freur - Doot Doot ( Audio track , & footages poorly edited ...) 1983


I don't usally like enormously over produced stuff but this song is really a gem ...in that case , like Pink Floyd sometimes ,  the sound IS the music ... by the way , two members created Underworld ( for me the best techno band ever ) afterwards ....sound ( & beats ) geniuses ....

Kat Onoma - La Chambre ( Dir : Philippe Poirier ? ) 1995


XLent song /band  from Strasbourg ( Alsace , France ) ...   guitarist/singer Rodolphe Burger is now enjoying a great solo career .... listen to this , it's wonderful : Cheval-jungle

Monday, 11 February 2013

Suede - Animal nitrate ( Dir : Pedro Romhanyi ) 1993


for my taste , their best song ...XLent guitars & " Bowiesque " vocals ...good Q Brit glam ....

FC Kahuna - Hayling ( Dir : Johnny Hardstaff ) 2003


... an electro dreamy classic ... UK band featuring Gus Gus member ...the beauty & the beast ...
                         Watch it HERE !

Sunday, 10 February 2013

Saturday, 9 February 2013

Cold Mailman – My Recurring Dream ( Dir : André Chocron ) 2013


pleasant & dreamy vid , nice shots & pace  ...great indie rock track " à la REM " from Norway ...very enjoyable !

Unknown Mortal Orchestra - So Good at Being in Trouble ( Dir : Danny Perez ) 2013


I love this band ( plenty o'clips of'em on this blog ) ...love can be painful ... love guru too ...
                                    Watch it HERE !

Friday, 8 February 2013

Wiseguys - Start the Commotion ( Dir : Pedro Romhanyi ) 1999


one of my all time fav'dance track & fantastic video , good Q ( nearly HD ) Do not miss it !...Pedro Romhanyi was the great director of UK's Brit pop vid...great DJing & samples .....

Blur - Parklife ( Dir : Pedro Romhanyi ) 1994


....enormous hit , pure Brit pop ...funny & candy coloured vid ...Phil " Quadrophenia " Daniels on vocals ....strong Cockney accent ...

Thursday, 7 February 2013

Craig Armstrong - Finding Beauty ( Audio track ) 2002


...wonderful piece ...amazing string arrangement ( Massive Attack , Bjork via Nellee Hooper )...very emotionnal music ....extraordinary ...

Fuyija & Miyagi - Sore thumb ( Dir : Wade Shotter ) 2008


catchy & sensual ( based on bass line ) electro funk from Brighton ( UK ) band ....love it ....Tron ...

Wednesday, 6 February 2013

Monday, 4 February 2013

Sunday, 3 February 2013

Duku Spacemarines - Funny short animation ( Dir : La Mécanique Du Plastique ) 2013


You MUST watch this ( there is subs ) extremely funny & well done & absurd ...with a Chinese hacking the American capitalist system, a Czech fight, chickens, doomsday , etc .....+  Nicolas Liautaud, Alice Suret-Canale, Nicolas Dubois, Hugo Paquin & Steven Spielberg , Peter Jackson , Christopher Nolan , David Fincher , etc ....

Lolclip - Funny Punk/Dada animation ( Dir : La mécanique du Plastique ) 2011


.....fantastic today's punk animation ! ... funny , fast & furious ...Bazooka ....to be seen absolutely !

Saturday, 2 February 2013

An Pierlé - Such A Shame ( Audio track / Talk Talk cover ) 2012


..... a very impressive cover by Belgium singer .... simple & essential as great song can be sung .....
                Listen to it ( & watch slide show) HERE !

Eddie Izzard - Learning French ( Funny stand up live show )


Sooooo funny ...XLent stuff ...from Dress to kill ....bienvenue en France ....

Friday, 1 February 2013

Shuggie Otis - Ice Cold Daydream ( Audio track ) 1971


make it funky ! ....smashing groovy track from underestimated young genius funkster ...( from LP " Freedom flight " )
                                 Listen to it HERE !

Black Books - The Big Idea ( Dir : Joe Dixon ) 2013


a wonderful video .... great epic track too ...dignity & emotions ....very moving .... it's too rare to find video of this quality .....