Wednesday, 16 August 2017

LCD Soundsystem - Call the police ( Audio track ) 2017



..... the track that U2 wanted to write during the last 30 years without managing to do so ....

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

The Sneepers - Guardians Inferno ( Dir : David Yarovesky ) 2017



.... 70's disco pisstake extravaganza .... dead funny .... with David Hasselhoff ( who looks more and more like Gary Glitter actually ! ) ... from the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 OST ....

Saturday, 12 August 2017

Jim Carrey - I Needed Color ( Short documentary ) ( Dir : David Bushell ) 2017



.... very pleasant & touching documentary about our favorite " funny " guy's passion, painting, molding & colo(u)rs ... he's just great ....

Friday, 4 August 2017

Thursday, 27 July 2017

Tuesday, 25 July 2017

The Analogues - Sgt. Pepper's : Live in Concert - July 10 , 2017



... amazing " tribute " band from the Netherlands .... 50 years after the album release ... incredible sound, voices & Beatles' spririt ....  an astonishing  recreation ... ( thnks Ramon Pipin )

Sunday, 16 July 2017

alt-j - Deadcrush ( Dir : Young Replicant ) 2017



.... a perfect match of a tight & powerful choregraphy , the shots' angle & point of view & the brilliant indie music track .... a gem ...

Sunday, 9 July 2017

Martin Solveig - Do It Right ft Tkay Maidza ( Dir : Monsieur L’Agent ) 2016



... happy & catchy house track ..... " Escher " village set on location in Spain ? Catalonia ? ... aesthetical , groovy & sexy .....

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Tokyo Light Odyssey 【360° Movement ) ( Dir : Wow Lab ) 2017


 ....another fantastic visual extravaganza by the Japanese experimental collective WOW Lab .... Do not hesitate to be creative & get involve by clicking on the frame & " move " you around thru the 360 ° angles ! Have fun up & down, left to right , diagonals .... whatever !

Saturday, 17 June 2017

Layo & Bushwacka! - Let the Good Times Roll ( Audio track ) 2002



..... One of the greatest dance track ever .... a damn beat as found on Leftfield " Leftism " ... great synth break & black voices " à la Underworld meets Basement Jaxx " ... a masterpiece !

Friday, 16 June 2017

Persepolis - Sixty miles an hour EP ( Audio Tracks ) 2017

https://persepolis.bandcamp.com/releases

https://persepolis.bandcamp.com/releases 

.... brand new EP by Persepolis ( special friend at court .... my son Robin is the singer/drummer of the band ! )  make yourself a favor  for 5 ridiculous Euros ! ....you can buy it on various digital formats straight from BandCamp or if you prefer to buy the " physical " version on proper CD, click on " Album physique " if you prefer in English , go to the bottom of the page and choose ( French, English or Chinese ! ) .... thanks for them , they are really good !

Thursday, 15 June 2017

Orval Carlos Sibelius - Les Oubliés ( Audio track ) 2017



.... marvellous " brand new " reappropriation of the great psychedelic albums from the 60's  ... Odessey & Oracle , Smile , Sergent Pepper's & others .... a gem .... magical ....

Saturday, 10 June 2017

Dams Of The West - Tell the Truth ( Dir : Edward Bursch ) 2017



.... Vampire Weekend drummer .... multi-instrumentist Chris Tomson's side project .... fresh, catchy & fun indie pop/rock ....

Thursday, 8 June 2017

Monday, 5 June 2017

Inori (Prayer) - Video performance ( Dir : Eiji Tanigawa ) 2017



 .... astonishing Super High Speed Face Mapping (1000 fps ! ) ... beautiful & beyond technology , nearly " classical " in aesthetic terms .... true modern magicians ( concept : Nobumichi Asai ) .... this blog is made to share the pleasure of seeing things like that !
To watch the making of https://vimeo.com/210565827

Sunday, 4 June 2017

Vulfpeck - Cory Wong ( Dir : Clementine Yu ) 2017



.... amazing white funky band .... clever & joyful .... impressive musicians ... funny edit ( rehearsal room shots than switch to live act shots ) too .....

Sunday, 14 May 2017

Kendrick Lamar - Humble ( Dir : Dave Meyers ) 2017



... ultra catchy rap track ... not subtle , heavy & strong ... as the video's brilliant direction ....

Monday, 8 May 2017

Sunday, 7 May 2017

Cassius - The Missing ft Ryan Tedder & Jaw ( Dir : Antoine Bardou-Jacquet ) 2017


... good dancin' & catchy track ... kisses & sex elapsed shots as a " modern " musical ... highly enjoyable indeed ....

Sunday, 23 April 2017

Catfish and the Bottlemen - Twice ( Dir : Jim Canty ) 2016



.....catchy classic rock spitted by sexy & arrogants ( as an 18 years old rockstar should always be .... ) youngsters ..... they make you believe that rock n' roll is THE eternal youth ....

Saturday, 22 April 2017

Maud Geffray - Polaar ( Dir : Jamie Harley ) 2017



... Maud is half part of Paris' based electro/DJ duet Scratch Massive .... when Gary Numan meets Emiliana Torrini ...

Thursday, 20 April 2017

Cassius ft Cat Power & Pharrell Williams - Go Up ( Dir : Alexandre Courtès ) 2017



... the excellent Alexandre Courtès offers us a music video pretty amusing & visually inventive .... it is like magic, we know very well that there is a trick but .... it's highly enjoyable anyway ! ....  (the " song " is pretty average but alright for dancin'........)

Monday, 17 April 2017

Frank Ocean - Nikes ( Dir : Tyrone Lebon ) 2017



.... mesmerising sexual trip .... hypnotical hip-hop .... modern, moving & sophisticated hip hop .... the picture above is perfect for Easter ....

Saturday, 15 April 2017

Little Fun - Jay-Z's Girl ( Dir : John Colombo ) 2017


  .... cover of Rick Springfield's classic '80s tune "Jessie's Girl" ..... Gnarly Davidson aka CeeLo Green on this ...

Sunday, 9 April 2017

Monday, 3 April 2017

Saturday, 1 April 2017

Iggy Azalea - Mo Bounce ( Dir : Lil Internet ) 2017



" When that shit goes down .... Mo bounce in the motherfuckin' house " ... bounce music ( basically from New Orleans ) + twerk + Iggy A. + friends of her .....it's a summum of vulgarity & plastic surgery ... but the sound production is just so catchy & ENORMOUS (  like the amount of silicon needed for  .... you know what ) .... I just wonder why they involve those kids in this .... ?!? ... Can we imagine them showing this music video to their parents  ?......

Thursday, 30 March 2017

Hi Cowboy - J'ai de l'or ( Dir : Astrid Serafini & Didier Poiraud ) 2017



... great minimalist pop/electro/rock duet ... ( do never forget  Alan Vega was a superstar in France ) ... catchy & sexy ... Syrile reminds me of Dani ( french rockers know's who she is ! )

Monday, 27 March 2017

Kvelertak - Bronsegud ( Dir : Stian Andersen ) 2017



... high NRG music & video from Norway ... fast & furious ... B&W .... documentary ... headbangin' , slam & pogo .....

Saturday, 18 March 2017

The Shins - Name For You (Flipped) ( Dir : Zaiba Jabbar ) 2017 & ( Dir : Jon Sortland ) 2017


.... " tense " version & " happy " one  .... same song , two version , two music videos .... successful return for The Shins ...happy/skate version by Jon Sortland here : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HbFhEUs6u1k&list=RDHbFhEUs6u1k#t=7

Saturday, 11 March 2017

Ibibio Sound Machine - Let's Dance (Yak Unek Inek) [ Dir : Baff Akoto ] 2014



.... London based afro funk .... Nigeria , West Africa , Ibibio language ..... Eno Williams .... dance machine ... tradition + electronic ... juju & Afrobeat from Nigeria, high life from Ghana & makossa from Cameroon mix ....

Ibibio Sound Machine - Give Me a Reason ( Dir : Ciaran Lyons ) 2017



double whammy ! ... London based afro funk .... Nigeria , West Africa , Ibibio language ..... Eno Williams .... dance machine ... tradition + electronic ... juju & Afrobeat from Nigeria, high life from Ghana & makossa from Cameroon mixed with Gary Numan !....

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Sunday, 5 March 2017

Zézé Mago - On s'attache ( Audio track ) 1997



..... for me it's an all time best " grunge/noisy " song Made in France .... Olivier Magoni .... Metz & Le Havre ... perfectly produced by Jérôme Soligny .... strong & moving ....

Saturday, 4 March 2017

Leningrad - Kolshik ( Dir : Ilya Naishuller ) 2017



....entirely reversed .... as usual with Ilya Naishuller , there is extreme & exciting violence , fast & furious pace , a complete technical control of every shots ..... it's just amazing visually  ( my reserve concern the song .... you can turn off the sound , very poor ..... ) reverse version here : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GzS9UV8l2rE  
Some other works by Ilya Naishuller here : http://leschicsclips.blogspot.fr/2012/05/biting-elbows-stampede-dir-ilya.html          &             http://leschicsclips.blogspot.fr/2013/03/biting-elbows-bad-muthafucka-dir-ilya.html

Friday, 17 February 2017

Tuesday, 14 February 2017

Sunday, 12 February 2017

Saturday, 11 February 2017

ANOHNI - Drone Bomb Me ( Dir : Nabil Elderkin ) 2016



.... ( ex-Antony & the Johnsons ) ... Naomi Campbell acting ...  all of this is so moving ... incredible singing ...

Thursday, 2 February 2017

Tuesday, 31 January 2017

OverDoz. - Last Kiss ( Dir : CALMATIC ) 2015



Sooo FRESH !! ( thanks Maeva ! ) ... produced by Pharrell ( of course ! ) ... De la Soul / Arrested Development ' style ... great track & feel good vid' .... ( Ouuuuuups I missed it  at the time ..... , sorry ....)

Monday, 23 January 2017

Saturday, 21 January 2017

Radio Elvis - Solarium ( Dir : Louise Ernandez ) 2016



.... XLent song & well matching music vid' ( obviously shot on a volcanic island .... La Réunion ( Indian Ocean ) ?.... band from Nantes ( France ) ... if you can , try to see them live , they're pretty good ! .... 

Thursday, 19 January 2017

Toothless - Sisyphus ( Dir : Kit Monteith & Joseph & Joseph ) 2016



.... AKA Bombay Bicycle Club's Ed Nash .... XLent indie pop/rock & clever/funny music vid' .... bright melodies .... let well enough alone .....

Sunday, 15 January 2017

Saturday, 14 January 2017