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Fingers And Thumbs 'I Won't Shoot' by Ian Newcomb

Labour-of-love of the week so far is certainly this stop motion animation for Fingers and Thumbs — the acoustic solo project of Dark Horses guitarist David Wheeldon - by Ian Newcomb. He spent three years thinking about making it, and then a whole year actually doing it.

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Between Mountains 'Into The Dark' by Hawk Björgvinsson

In the remote Westfords in Iceland, Hawk Björgvinsson has created an absorbing, strange tale for local teenage duo Between Mountains. A secret torchlight ritual between local villagers leads to an extraordinary phenomenon - individuals acquire a human shadow who echo their every move.

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The Wandering Hearts 'Burning Bridges' by Meji Alabi

Ahead of the release of their debut album Wild Silence in February, country-pop quartet Wandering Hearts' ballad Burning Bridges gets a visual from Meji Alabi combining heartfelt performance with a steamily emotional tango-style dance routine.

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First Aid Kit 'Fireworks' by Mats Udd

First Aid Kit fulfill a long-held fantasy in their latest video. They get to go to the prom. 

For Fireworks, Mats Udd follows up his Sliding Doors-inspired video for It's A Shame by dropping Klara and Johanna Söderberg at an Eighties-style high school prom, then adds a distinctly supernatural element.  

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Hak Baker 'Like It Or Lump It' by Broken Antenna

Formerly a member of the B.O.M.B Squad grime collective, Hak Baker has become a compelling performer of 'G-Folk' and troubadour-chronicler of life in his home patch of the Isle Of Dogs. He's also made some strong videos, and the latest directed by Broken Antenna is the strongest yet: a remarkably vivid celebration of the traditional East London 'knees-up'.    

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Bonny Prince Billy 'Treasure Map' by Tomas Leach

Earlier this year, Will Oldham released a new song, Treasure Map, underneath his Bonnie “Prince” Billy moniker. At the time, it was included on a Southern Poverty Law Center benefit compilation, and it’s now been repurposed as part of the soundtrack for Moxie Pictures' feature film The Lure.

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