What's there to say about the month's just gone? We'll probably never forget it, that's for sure...
Videos of the Month - July 2019
Sweltering July brought the usual veritable tsunami of visuals coming in all directions. From the latest Madonna by Emmanuel Adjei, and the return of Sam Smith with his new video by Grant Singer, to a bunch of gems in hiphop, indie rock, alternative and dance music, it was a big month.
Certainly a big month for Ed Sheeran. Just as his new album swept all before it, he continued with a wave of video content that maintained his world domination (of streaming, airplay, sales, etc). And in a couple of videos we saw again how Suffolk's unassuming ginger prince has a natural affinity to comedy. This works very well in Antisocial, with Travis Scott, saw this brought together with Dave Meyers' sometimes controversial magpie creativity, and gave Ed the chance to wear a fine selection of wigs.
And much more besides, from The Amazons and A$AP Ferg, to Stormzy and The SLP...
So we have managed to get through another month of this. But more than that, April 2020 was the month when music videos captured the spirit of the moment in the coronavirus crisis.
If July was the month that things crept towards a state of normality - at least for now - the music videos released over the course of the month inevitably reflected the extraordinary situation of …
Get ready for a bumper crop in our monthly round-up.
A young martial artist travels to the big city to retrieve the head of a sacred statue, in Swim …
Thora Hilmars rouses the world back to life in her stunning video for Of Monsters and Men.
Saynave is interviewing for a life partner in Alex Reinhard's video for Resume.
Global direct a new video for Squeezie, one of France's biggest YouTubers, and simultaneously …
Director duo Bedroom direct a high-stakes anime thriller for Raissa.
Oscar Hudson is back, directing a fever dream wrapped in a music video for Slowthai.