Trials + Tribulations

February 23, 2010, 1:11 pm
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Sorry for being so video-heavy lately, but school is hitting me hard and videos are pretty easy to put up. Here is a gorgeous video of El Perro del mar covering The xx’s beautiful “Shelter” from their self-titled debut.

Best Videos of 2009

Grizzly Bear – Ready, Able (Director: Allison Schulnik)

Major Lazer – Pon de Floor (Director: Eric Wareheim)

Fever Ray – When I Grow Up (Director: Martin de Thurrah)

Girls – Lust for Life (Directors: Aaron Brown and Ben Chappell)

Cold Cave – Love Comes Close (Director: Art Boonparn)

El Perro Del Mar – Change of Heart (Director: Filip Nilsson)

Peaches – Lose You (Director: Peaches)

Matt & Kim – Lessons Learned (Directors: Taylor Cohen and Otto Arsenault)

Rainbow Arabia – Omar K (Director: Keith Musil)

Hecuba – Suffering (Director: Isaiah Seret)

Dan Black – Symphonies (Directors: Chic & Artistic)

Love Abuse Pt. 2
February 26, 2009, 9:40 am
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2723072287_ea72011724_oI found another song that fits on to my on-going “abuse-as-a-demonstration-of-love” mix. This one’s actually not showing abuse as a form of love, but kind of like a real person’s reaction to abuse. “I thought you loved me” kind of thing.

El Perro del Mar – You Hit Me (It’s a Crying Shame)