Thursday, June 22

Music Video Round-Up

The new Arctic Monkeys video is pretty great:

(Did you know that the Arctic Monkeys was just one guy? And that one guy is Josh Hartnett?)


But if you only watch one of these videos, watch Carpark North's profound and unsettling "Human." Go here:

Click MEDIA, then HUMAN. Fuckin' Flash.


The New Pornographers' "Sing Me Spanish Techno" is really good, too. It goes from pitiful to upsetting to ridiculous and hilarious.

Okay, who is that bartender? That's gotta be a cameo.


Speaking of, the video for Neko Case's "Maybe Sparrow" features a creepy hand-drawn story of a dead bird. Unfortunately, fuckin' Flash has a shitty video player that makes the music just slightly out-of-sync with the images.


It's tough to do stop-motion in a music video without conjuring those praised-to-the-sky Tool videos from the our youth. I guess Wolf Parade pulls it off, though: