Saturday, 28 February 2015

Leal - Disco Ball ( Dir : Carlos Lopez Estrada ) 2015


... starring Carlos Leal ... great performance , film & edit ...

Thursday, 26 February 2015

Nils Frahm - Says ( Dir : Romain Assénat & Ana Silva ) 2014


..... improvisation with inks on glass & a video-feedback device, captured live without any post-production .... dreamy ... ambient .....

Monday, 23 February 2015

Sunday, 22 February 2015

Paolo Nutini - Scream (Funk Up My Life) ( Dir : Nez ) 2014



... extraordinary singer ... this guy could sing the phone book & making you cry ...beautiful B & W shots & cool dancers ....

Friday, 20 February 2015

Coo Coo Birds - Muchachita ( Dir : Camila Magrane ) 2014


... retro sexo erotico ( coo coo ) cuting .... fun & danceable ... light & pleasant in this troubled period ....

Sunday, 15 February 2015

Danse à Deux Temps - ( Dir : Jessy Moussallem ) 2015 & Color and Dance ( Dir : Jon Cheung ) 2014



... Special dance ... two for the price of one .... wonderful & creative .... A delicious mix of breakdancing, gymnastics & contemporary dance ..... Music by Jon Dix & Beck Goldsmith ... &  Robert le Magnifique " Oh Yeah Baby " (for Colour & Dance ) .... Beirut , Lebanon .... second video link :  https://vimeo.com/107420096

Saturday, 14 February 2015

Interpol - Everything Is Wrong ( Dir : Paul Banks and Carlos Puga ) 2015



... funny & extremely pleasant B& W slow mo video ... Paul Banks as the unbearable spoiled rock star ... Daniel Alexander Kessler as Mr Nice Guy ....boxer's Jason Lee as the  bodyguard/servant ...Helena Christensen & many cameos ... supa band & supa sound too

Tuesday, 10 February 2015

Witchi Tai To ( 6 versions of one of my all time favorite song )

The original version by the composer Jim Pepper , an American jazz saxophonist, composer & singer of Native American ancestry , well known part start at 1 mn 08 : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YnBdaYKqMUs&index=12&list=PL1DEF5AF3749FDBA8

The acoustic version by a French wonderful guitar player , Dominique Delmas : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dkn-FWITKfQ

XLent " Dance " version , by X-Press 2 , sung by Tim DeLaughter ( from The Polyphonic Spree ) ( slide show by myself ) : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hJyuqPf33mQ&feature=youtu.be

another beautiful jazzy/soulful /piano/voice version by Tom Grant : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2jYf6WQOcxo

 a looper & bass version by Pierluigi Balducci : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JnOYhxvrMlw

& for the fun , the 70 's/hippies/pop version by a singer from Montréal , Canada ,  Robert Charlebois : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SWQcbvrVUeA


 

Sunday, 8 February 2015

St. Vincent - Birth In Reverse ( Dir : Willo Perron ) 2014


... it's always nice to hear from Anne Clark .... top skinny/sexy/rockin' lady ... good track & vid ...

Friday, 6 February 2015

Vaudou Game - Pas Contente ( Dir : ? ) 2014


.... Afrobeat ... Togo/Lyon ( France ) ....very catchy funky track ... sung in english/french ..... Peter Solo ....

Thursday, 5 February 2015

Ajna Nirvana - Black as a rock ( Dir : Michael Ryals ) 2015



.... psyche synth based music ... arpeggios' & noises ...  colored DIY FX's ... cute babes ... cool homemade stuff ...

Wednesday, 4 February 2015

Drive (2011) - The Quadrant System by Tony Zhou 2015



.... Nicolas Winding Refn .... frame composition ... visual education  ... very interesting short doc ....Bryan Cranston ....Carey Mulligan ... Oscar Isaac ... Ryan Gosling .... 
             *****      Best of 2011    ******

Monday, 2 February 2015