A female cyborg beams down to Earth and walks into a bar… This isn’t the set-up for a joke; it’s how the video for bombastic Vancouver rock ‘n’ rollers Miss Quincy and the Showdown’s “Bad Love” begins. The extraterrestrial stranger scans her surroundings with Terminatoresque severity, pushes away male suitors, and, with cranks of the […]
High-powered Vancouver pop-punks Sightlines have released a new split 7-inch with noisy surf-garage-rockers Crystal Swells. Sightlines take viewers on a front seat trip on the SkyTrain as they zip through the minute-long track “Commiseration”. The directly-as-directly-can-be titled Split 7-inch is available now on TRBL FCKR/Alarum Records.
White Lung step up production values in their live video for “I Believe You”, shot as part of the UO Live series. In two short minutes the band barrels full-speed through the Deep Fantasy cut, between a lucky LA audience and flickering light fixtures that boldly spell out “WHITE LUNG” in sludgy font. White Lung’s […]
Stitching together the moments between city dwellers of all walks in life, Bear in Heaven’s video for their soaring synth-rock number “Time Between” captures the open-ended mystery of the time between states of motion and motionlessness. Taken off the band’s fourth studio LP, Time Is Over One Day Old, “Time Between” shares a new perspective on […]
Directed by Woman’s Hour lead singer Fiona Burgess, and filmed at the secondary school Burgess and band members Will Burgess (guitar) and Nicolas Graves (bass) attended in their youth, “In Stillness We Remain” is a nostalgic rumination expressed through the interpretative power of dance. Pastel colour schemes complement this sweetly melodic tune anchored by Burgess’s […]
The futuristic, interstellar setting for Röyksopp & Robyn’s video for “Monument” sets the mood for a conceptual journey that involves a gravity-defying rock that resembles a crystal ball and an open house that is as trippy as one of the dream levels in Inception. As the ten-minute opener to the mini-album, Do It Again, “Monument” is […]
The Steve Brockley Band’s performance of “Captain Joe” live at the China Cloud shows the band doing what it does best: mesmerize audiences through story and song – and get them moving at the same time. They take their time working this magic – to hit this range of emotions – in no rush because […]
On June 10, Jack White will release his second solo LP, Lazaretto. Today, he has unveiled the album’s first music video, for the title-track. Jack is no stranger to ornate outfits, although his suit in “Lazaretto” screams ostentatious. It’s not just questionable wardrobe choice on his part: he’s drawing attention to himself as a celebrity. […]