Keith Turner & Luke Galloway take viewers on a rip-roaring journey through the Wild Wild Web, in their video for Slow Walk's Hangman.
Animation Inspiration: The Best Animated Music Videos of 2020...so far
Animation has always held an important role in music videos, from subtle visual effects and cutaways to full-blown CGI events and intricate lyric videos. Though not always as celebrated as their live action counterparts, animation opens up a world that can only be crafted and experienced through the medium.
So not before time, we're celebraing the great animation being created in music videos with a new series entitled Animation Inspiration (okay, its not great, but we're going with it). In this first playlist, we take a look back at the Best Animated Music Videos of 2020... so far.
Including Will Hooper's glitchy Sims-esque nightmare for Declan McKenna, Mr Yankey's striking stop-motion photography for Mikill Pane, a haunting trip to hell in Nick Cinelli's vision for Ghostemane; a saunter down the Uncanny Valley with the uncanny Cole Kush; and of course Meat Dept's incredible tour de force of insane imagination and CGI skills for the thrash-electro dude known as Igorrr...
Alex + Plex Studio direct a trippy animated promo for No Label's Torazine.
Graham Smith directs a psychedelic, multi-media affair for Grizfolk's The Ripple.
90s rap meets acid carnival with the unique animated music video for Benny Brassic's 'Belly of the Beast', directed by Monsta Animation.
Bjorn Franklin and Johnny Marchetta direct a poignant exploration of love and togetherness, in …
George Moir is the ice cream van man with his own weird, wonderful range of ice lollies, in George …
In Thomas Ralph's video for Prospa, the young protagonist embarks on a remarkable journey - after …
Rosie Matheson directs a conceptual performance video for Finn Askew.
Graham Michael Roberts directs a playful performance promo, for up-and-comers The Flitz.
Oscar Sansom captures a Royal Blood performance for a US talk show, with the excellent …