Today we start our new column V I D E O D R O M E, droppin’ the latest cool videos from around the world every Friday. Check it!
1. Austra – Lose It (directed by M Blash)
Video for Toronto-based synth trio Austra’s ‘Lose It’, the latest single from their soon to be released debut LP Feel It Break.
2. Jonas Reinhardt – Smokey Jotus (directed by Sean Curtis Patrick)
Take a mind-voyage and watch Jonas Reinhardt’s ‘Smokey Jotus’ of Not Not Fun Records: one of my most anticipated albums…
3. Airliner – Left Orange (directed by A Fan)
4. Dan Deacon – Surprise Stefani (directed by Andrew de Freitas & Mathieu Arsenault)
Really cool video for Dan Deacon’s ‘Surprise Stefani,’ from the album Bromst, which came out in 09 & was just made by Montreal-based multimedia creative studio Newfoundland Tack.
5. Teams — Whxt Txrns U Xn? (directed by Teams)
This is the ace video for the stellar Teams track ‘Whxt Txrns U Xn?’ off his new Amdiscs album Dxys Xff.
6. The Weeknd – High For This (directed by Jeremy Biggers)
Video for The Weeknd’s ‘High For This’ that perfectly captures the sexual tone of the song. But take care: it’s pretty much NSFW!
7. Wavves – Post Acid (directed by Rj Bentler)
Skate-pop-punks Wavves have a close encounter of the radical kind in this surprisingly charming new video to the gnarly thrash of ‘Post Acid.’
8. Grischa Lichtenberger – 0411_26 re 021107 fl c 4 2 (directed by Grischa Lichtenberger)
Grischa Lichtenberger of Raster Noton is involved in a variety of arts such as writing, graphics, installations, video and music. This is his latest audio-visual strike. Do not miss.
9. Gang Gang Dance – MindKilla (directed by Shoji Goto)
GGD are back with their ace Eye Contact album. ‘MidKilla’ is the first release and it’s nothing but advanced hypnotic, psychedelic, synthy, dance music. YES!
10. †‡† (Ritualz) – III (directed by George Tanasie)
Unofficial video for track ‘III’ from the upcoming LP Release †‡† vs. Fostercare – out in July 2011 on Robot Elephant Records.