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While everyone’s busy drinking piña coladas and drenching themselves in Kodachrome sunshine, here comes Martin de Thurah with a devastating black & white portrait of a revolution fuelled by lust and desire for ‘Do It Again’ from Robyn and Röyksopp.
Allie Avital Tsypin of Brooklyn based collective BANGS has directed a gently surreal video for Hundred Waters' Murmurs' promo, with the memorable image of a tribe of construction workers coming across the lawns to invade lead singer Nicole Miglis's suburban property.
Nicole Miglis keeps a straight, sullen face at all times - even when she's slow dancing with a builder.
Britt Daniel, lead singer with Austin rockers Spoon, cruises along LA boulevards in a vintage Plymouth wagon in Hiro Murai's cool and hugely watchable promo for next single Do You.
As he drives aimlessly by with a female passenger for company, we see a city that has been rampaged by an unseen destructive force - which is revealed in the final frames...
Cinnamon Chasers (aka London electronic musician Russ Davies) collaborates with Swedish director David Strindberg - now directing solo and based in London after his videos with Johan Bring at Punx Stockholm - for the promo to Hurts Too Much.
We have several artists picking up where they previously left off - even if it's also a jumping off point for something new - in the pick of last week's videos. That's the case with the new Duke Dumont video by Tim Main (from Tim & Joe), and in the latest Jungle video by Oliver Hadlee Pearch, and also with Naughty Boy hooting up once again with Ian Pons Jewell.
Can a dance-based animation be NSFW? Maxime Bruneel's 'Dat A Freak' for Diplo kind of is. Twerking, daggering and stripping combine in this all-round crazy animation based on the best real life footage out there.
Maxime and his team carefully rotoscoped each shot, adding a layer of design work on top. Tough job, someone had to do it...
Entry deadline for the UK Music Video Awards 2014 is now just two weeks away, on Wednesday, August 6th. And more awards open to entry at the UKMVAs than ever before.
Yoann Lemoine AKA Woodkid has described his final visual release for his album The Golden Age as "somehow about my love/hate relationships with men." And certainly the epic 11 minute promo – also featuring music by modern German composer Max Richter – is open to interpretation.
Dancer Sharifa Tonkmor simply stuns in Mike Lee Thomas' promo for We The Wild’s Trampoline as she produces a captivating and emotive freestyle performance.
Shot between downtown Kingston and Ladbroke Grove in London, Daisy Dickinson shows that music is for all ages in her feelgood video for Benny Page's Champion Sound - featuring the adorable Josiah, aged just five.