Wednesday, 31 July 2013

James Blake - Life Round Here ( Audio track ) 2013



...splendid voice , track & sound production .....classy , modern & soulful ....there's no clip with it ....music speaks for itself ....

Monday, 29 July 2013

Everything I Can See From Here - Short Animation ( Dir : Sam Taylor & Bjorn Aschim ) 2013



.... AMAZING animation  ....creative & aesthetically perfect ....to be watch ....( 2001 : the monolyth ? ) ..the making of is HERE !

Sunday, 28 July 2013

Far Away From Fiji - Build Up Scenery ( Edit : Jeppe Kolstrup ) 2010


.. splendid song ...pure spleen ....& wonderful match with Scandinavian teenagers & metal fans' VHS footages ....Danemark ...

Saturday, 27 July 2013

Brian Eno - This - Time Lapse - Four Seasons ( Dir : Johnny Martineau ) 2007



 Brian Peter George St. John le Baptiste de la Salle Eno ....
....Thames River in Komoka Provincial Park, west of London, Ontario, Canada ....David Byrne ..

Friday, 26 July 2013

Thursday, 25 July 2013

Wednesday, 24 July 2013

Dominique Dalcan - Sometimes ( Dir : Dominique Dalcan ) 2013



.... pure sophisticated  pop ..... this guy is class personified ....no fuss ..no trend ... Lebanon ... it makes you believe in love again ...dancer Liza Penkova ....

Tuesday, 23 July 2013

Au Ras Au Ras - I'm a Liar ( Dir : Adam Gambrel ) 2013



...talentuous Tess Brunet ...New Orleans , Louisiana ....multi instrumentist ..... Nick Cave style....
moving & classy ....

Monday, 22 July 2013

CocoRosie - Child Bride ( Dir : Emma Freeman ) 2013


.... this video/song deals with a very serious moral problem ...as Occidental ,  we don't have the right to give a moral lesson to anybody from other cultural background  but we have the freedom of speech so ....  I share CocoRosie & Emma's point of view ..child bride is an abuse ....

Sunday, 21 July 2013

Architecture In Helsinki - Do the whirlwind ( Dir. of photography : Ben Magahy ) 2009



... big loop for our courageous Australian band ( personally , I wouldn't do it I must admit ) ... pleasant ,  relax  summer track ......

Saturday, 20 July 2013

White Rose Movement - Love Is A Number ( Dir : Nima Nourizadeh ) 2005



very catchy 80's style single ... influenced by Gary Numan /Human League/David Sylvian & Gang of Four ...it's the second version ( directed by Nima 2005 ) , there is also the  third one ( 2006 , directed by Juno  ) here !     & the first version ( poor sound , directed by Sam Crack , 2004 ) here!


Friday, 19 July 2013

Alice Cooper - Elected ( Dir : Hart Perry ) 1972


....for me , 70's  best  " power " brass & orchestral arrangement  for a pop single   , what a hit ! ...... The sound is enormous ......
Bob Ezrin produced it ...the vid is hilarious ...& quite provocative politically  .....

Julian Lynch - North Line ( Dir : Richard Law ) 2013


.....nice Americana track & cute doggies cruising around town .....
dobro ....

Thursday, 18 July 2013

Breach - Jack ( Dir : The Sacred Egg ) 2013



..... Ego trip .... Jacques ...I want your body ..etc , etc ....one can dream ....! Catchy & hairy stuff .....well danced & hairdressed .....

Tuesday, 16 July 2013

Monday, 15 July 2013

Sunday, 14 July 2013

Patterns - Sunny Days ( Dir : KROZM ) 2013


....very good funky stuff " à la Dag ( remember ? )" ...made in Costa-Rica ...cheap & funny vid ...well directed ....

Saturday, 13 July 2013

The Julie Ruin - Oh Come On ( Dir : Erin Greenwell ) 2013


... 60's , glam , power pop & punk melted sound ...hysterical , fresh & exciting altogether ...have fun & dance ....Kathleen Hanna ... AAAAAh come on ....Le Tigre would say ...

Friday, 12 July 2013

Husbands - You, Me, Cellphones ( Dir : Cauboyz ) 2013


....friendly vid & track  ... Made in Marseille ....clever & tasteful split screens' use ....

Anaxaton6 - Juju grid ( go live ) ( Dir : Barry Andrews ) 2013


..... project created by Barry Andrews (Shriekback, League of Gentlemen, Stic Basin, XTC) & Mike Tournier (founding member of Fluke, Syntax) .... groovy & arty ! Luv'it .....

Thursday, 11 July 2013

Georgie Vale - As Long As You're Mine ( Dir : Joe Farr & Mark Ransom ) 2013


Special friend at court ! Brand new clip by my lovely friend Georgie Vale ! It's a folk song , it's fresh  ... made with plenty of love & friends  ....very enjoyable & positive feel in it ! Support 'em & buy the record or get it for free on July 15th ....

The Orange Strips - The Gift ( Prelinger Archives footages Edit : Goran Brezac ) 2013


... very good indie power pop ...plus a nice old footages edit ...kind of moving ...well done ...no budget but talent ...

Electric Six - I buy the drugs ( Dir : Anthony Garth ) 2008



....  dumb ( but wet ) humour ....& catchy funky/rock riffs  .... the Electric 6's touchPlus here : http://leschicsclips.blogspot.fr/2012/09/electric-6-dance-commander-dir-jimmy-p.html    & here :   http://leschicsclips.blogspot.fr/2012/07/electric-six-danger-high-voltage-dir.html     & here :   http://leschicsclips.blogspot.fr/2012/03/electric-6-gay-bar-director-mike.html

The Naked And Famous - Young Blood ( Dir : Campbell Hooper & Joel Kefali aka Special Problems ) 2010


....XLENT indie rock ...young & free ....

Wednesday, 10 July 2013

Tuesday, 9 July 2013

Kanye West - Black Skinhead ( Dir : Nick Knight ) 2013


...semi-naked Kanye ....political & catchy rap .. a touch of glam  ( Gary Glitter's drums sample ) ..dark ...dark ....

Phoenix - Trying To Be Cool ( Dir : CANADA ) 2013


..... fun & " nawak " for the French top popsters .....great sound & melodic sense ... well directed by Barcelonian collective ....great machinery ....

Monday, 8 July 2013

Fuck Buttons - The Red Wing ( Dir : Andrew Hung ) 2013


perfect use of simple FX's. , mirror , slo mo , saturation   ...Jacqueline Mitchell's dance & chore ....sexy & effective ...music & vid really match ....

Sunday, 7 July 2013

Albert Mondialiste - Tous dopés ? ( Dir : Christophe Franck ) 2009


Addicts should not fall in cycling! Stop doping!
Les drogués ne doivent pas tomber dans le cyclisme ! Stop au dopage! .......right timing for this post ....hilarious ....

Saturday, 6 July 2013

Thursday, 4 July 2013

Dirty Beaches - Casino Lisboa ( Dir : Gary Boyle ) 2013


...Martin Rev/Alan Vega / David Lynch mood ....Alex Zhang Hungtai ... post rock ... Can , Krautrock ....Taipei , Montreal ....shot in Bangkok ? or is it Manilla ? Djakarta ? ....haunted , mysterious & exciting ....very good stuff ....

Monday, 1 July 2013

Carlton Rara - Do you love me ( Dir : Rébecca M'Boungou ) 2013


special friend at court ! My good friend Carlton just released this video.....it's quite different from the type of music usually heard on this blog  but why not ... we're all open minded , are we ? ....it's very pleasant ... there is a " Haïtian touch " always somewhere in his music whatever the style he's using ......

French Horn Rebellion ft Jody Watley & Young Empires - Dancing Out ( Dir : NORTON ) 2013


Hilarious new 80's inspired music video for Brooklyn-based band ... catchy & danceable too...