Saturday, 30 November 2013

The Beatles - Words of Love ( Dir : Lee Gingold & Giles Dill ) 2013


.... Buddy Holly's cover ... funny & pleasant shots & FX's ... golden age ? ...

Friday, 29 November 2013

Breton - Got well soon ( Dir : Breton ) 2013



... brilliant prod , bass synth sound & line + sick groove ... Brits still do it better ?

Thursday, 28 November 2013

Mineo - Turn Out The Lights ( Dir : P E Joubert ) 2013



seedy Paris by night ...sad sex  ...  Tom Dinsdale (ex-Audio Bully's) .... deep house ....dual camera FX ...

Tuesday, 26 November 2013

Beats Antique ft Les Claypool - Beelzebub ( Dir : Ivan Landau ) 2013



... modeling paste extravaganza ! ....Fimo rules  !...+  awesome slap bass playing by Les .... this band is a post rock marvel ....

Monday, 25 November 2013

Vintage Trouble - Pelvis Pusher ( Dir : Jason Ensler ) 2013



.... supa 60'style ( real ) R n'B / blues rock band .... catchy & sooo well done ( they do know all the tricks & licks ) .... not original but pleasant vid ....

Sunday, 24 November 2013

TS - We Were Here ( Dir : Owen Schwartzbard ) 2013



... as a short film ... teenage hormonals tension ... beauty of  Texas wasteland & landscapes....Carlos Morrow & Marley Reynosa ..... alternative/electropop ....great cinematography & pace ...

Saturday, 23 November 2013

Arcade Fire - Afterlife ( Dir : Emily Kai Bock ) 2013


... marvellous music video as a short film ... great director ...lots of emotions .... the excellent live ( u2b Awards ) version  is here !

Friday, 22 November 2013

Pharrell Williams - Happy ( Dir : We are from LA ) 2013


...... 24 hours long music video ! ...interactive ....French touch directing ....tons O'Cameos ....performance ...
                Watch it HERE ! ( & bring some drink & food  ! ) 
                                 
                    ****   Best of 2013  **** 

Open Souls - Ram Bhajan ( Dir : Roland Lindner ) 2013


.... Katie Ryan ,  Odissi dancer .....drummer Seb Rochford (Polar Bear), beatboxer Jason Singh & British Indian singer Ranjana Ghatak ....

Thursday, 21 November 2013

Willie Mitchell's Royal studios - Short doc 2013



..... Drake music video excerpts ... THE real thing , baby ! ...marvellous musicians ....Memphis Sound ...


Wednesday, 20 November 2013

Pomplamoose - Royals/California Love/Loser mashup ( Dir : Pomplamoose ) 2013



 Royals by Lorde, California Love by 2Pac & Dr. Dre  & Loser by Beck ..... filmed in one take, using only a single projector  ...fav ' DIY duet of mine ....xlent vocalists & musicians .....fun ....

Tuesday, 19 November 2013

Sunday, 17 November 2013

Freddie Mercury & David Bowie - Under pressure ( A capella audio track ) 1981



Farrokh Bulsara & David Jones '  inspired vocals lines ...+ Roger Taylor high pitch vox .....thrilling .... bare & even stronger ....

Thursday, 14 November 2013

The Last Shadow Puppets - I Want You ( She's So Heavy ) ( Beatles cover live Electric proms ) 2008



..... best Beatles cover ever ? ....at least a fantastic one ... Miles Kane , Alex Turner & great band ... enjoy ! ( Poor video Q , sorry , can't find a better one for now ....)

Wednesday, 13 November 2013

Jozef Van Wissem & Jim Jarmusch - Etimasia ( Dir : Jacqueline Castel )



.... beautiful dreamy gothic stuff ... less is more ....( David Lynch has shown the way ? ) ....Jozef Van Wissem is " Only lovers left alive " ( Jarmusch last movie ) soundtrack  composer ....

Monday, 11 November 2013

From PAPER To SCREEN - Short film ( Dir : Thibault de Fournas ) 2013


...  brilliant short film about the evolution of typography .... Music : Clair de Lune - Debussy , Shoot the Piano Player: Poursuite - Hugh Wolff & London Sinfonietta - Georges Delerue

Sunday, 10 November 2013

We Are Shining - Wheel ( Dir : Carl Addy ) 2013



....fabulous & infectuous afrobeat influenced groove from London .... Talking Heads ' " Remain in light " era & Byrne & Eno " My life in the bush of ghosts " &  bit of Fela kind of mix ....psychedelicious  video ....shamanism's not dead ....

Saturday, 9 November 2013

Arcade Fire - Afterlife - Live at YouTube Music Awards ( Dir : Spike Jonze ) 2013


....Smashing clip by Spike Jonze .....Live Show director John Gonzalez....Greta Gerwig is awesome .... great actress ( & dancer !) ..& the band ...fabulous !....

Friday, 8 November 2013

Thursday, 7 November 2013

Tuesday, 5 November 2013

Jon Auer - Josephine ( Audio track ) 2006


.... from the LP's  Songs from the Year of Our Demise .... pop marvel by co-founder of The Posies ... enjoy the craftmanship .....

Saturday, 2 November 2013

MGMT - Alien Days ( Dir : Sam Fleischner / Megha Barnabas ) 2013


......The Left Banke , The Zombies & Pink Floyd are back !.........XLent filming ...luv the " flute " synth out of tune  ...

Friday, 1 November 2013

The Shakin' Pyramids - Let's Go ( Audio track ) 1981



..... from 1981's album " Skin 'em up "  ..... my Scottish rockab' fav' ....have a go ...+  scratches ....