Videodrome 83 – This week’s best videos
No worries, there won’t be a Videodrome every second day here on electroncibeats.net. But since u2b and Vimeo are kicking our asses with so many fresh audio-visual goodies we’re serving the latest edition of Videodrome while they’re still hot. Presenting new video treatments from the likes of SpaceGhostPurrp, Burial, Django Django and many more…
#1 Fascinator – Mr Caterpillar, directed by Johnny Mackay
Some sort of an “Time to Pretend” vibe comes along with this video by NYC band Fascinator. Pretty sure they’ll be big in 2013. Watch out for their debut release later this year.
#2 Dj Tuco – 2 The Dogz, direcetd by Sevenape
Last year we introduced Meanbucket‘s DJ Tuco to you. Today we’re happy to share his new visuals. Full on old school animation.
#3 Burial – Truant, directed by TheNenad2
If you’re a sucker for train rides through urban nightscapes then this video might be just up your alley. Fitting perfectly to Burial‘s soundscapes, this is as much mesmerizing as entertaining.
#4 Django Django – Hand of Man, directed John Maclean
Here at the ‘drome we’re big fans of Django Django, who just come forward to premiere a relaxed music video for their track “Hand of Man”, taken from last year’s acclaimed self-titled debut.
#5 SpaceGhostPurrp – Been Fweago, directed by SpaceGhostPurrp & FXRBE$
From the excellent BMW mixtape, SpaceGhostPurrp drops a nice ’90s underground rap video for his track “Been Fweago”.
#6 Sun Glitters – Tight, directed by set in sand
Victor Ferreira aka Sun Glitters has unveiled the video for “Tight,” released via Lefse Records. Created with help from Florent Tarrieux.
#7 Atoms For Peace – Judge Jury and Executioner, directed by Tarik Barri
Atoms for Peace unveiled another new song called “Judge Jury and Executioner” which will be featured on their anticipated album Amok—released on January 28.
#8 ERAAS – Ghost, directed by MAJOR JASS
Here’s ERAAS‘ new video for their haunting single “Ghost”. Watch the black and white video that fits the ghostly track, taken from their self-titled debut album.
#9 Tocotronic – Auf dem Pfad der Dämmerung, directed Stephanie von Beauvais
German indie heroes Tocotronic are back with their new album Wie wir leben wollen on January 25. As an appetizer here’s their new Stepahnie von Beauvais-directed video.
#10 Blanche Blanche Blanche & the Birds of Paradise – Press Dump, directed by ?
Super-productive BBBlanche are back with another enlightening video. Zach Phillips and Sarah Smith have put out six records in two years… here’s their latest strike.
Published January 08, 2013. Words by moritz.schmall.