Video: Jessie Ware – “Jealous” (Nick Jonas Cover) [BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge]

May 13, 2015 No comments yet

EVERYBODY WANTS A TASTE BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge has a long, rich history for continually bringing us some of the dreamiest, ear-melting, covers. Today the tradition continued when Jessie Ware proved her devotion in song as she covered Nick Jonas’ “Jealous.” All windswept and soulful the way that Jessie so seamlessly does most things,  it all makes for the […]

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Video: Swim Deep – “One Great Song And I Could Change The World”

April 30, 2015 No comments yet

IT’S ONLY GONNA GET LIGHTER A far feel from the SWIM DEEP paradise I came to know back in 2013, the band has recently had a sonic revolution, emerging from their sun-drenched psychedelic blur into dusty, politically charged scope that once again sees them “shaving their heads and going to war” as Austin Williams described to DIY. Like a cocoon […]

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Video: Wes Period – “Highs & Lows”

April 23, 2015 No comments yet

THEY COME AND THEY GO Back in November, MJF premiered Wes Period’s latest “Highs & Lows” on a bed of bombastic production courtesy of Lovelife. Today, he unleashes the song’s visual counterpart taking us on a personal journey through his hometown of La Habra, California. Against a backdrop of sun-sucking skies and childhood friends, Wes makes an intimate video […]

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Video: Oyinda – “The Devil’s Gonna Keep Me”

April 9, 2015 No comments yet

SWALLOW ME DOWN With it’s sinister strings and melancholy vocals, “The Devil’s Gonna Keep Me” finds Oyinda wandering down a dark, soulful road where sound stunning as they are menacing reign supreme. In her just released video directed by Simon Davis, a stark, monochrome aesthetic spotlights a composed Oyinda among a sea of dementors that could make the dark lord […]

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Video: Meg Myers – “Sorry”

April 7, 2015 No comments yet

WHAT DO YOU WANT FROM ME The pop princess of the dark side Meg Myers stunned with her recent release “Sorry.” Today, she arrives with an the song’s seething and guttural video that is equal parts destructive and emotional as she plunges into a wasteland of heartbreak. For the video, Meg mentioned to director Andrew Donoho that […]

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Video: Big Sean – “Blessings” ft. Drake & Kanye West

March 3, 2015 1 comment

The dark, moody new video for Big Sean, Drake & Kanye West’s “Blessings” was directed by Darren Craig from Uprising Creative, who also helmed Rihanna’s “What Now”. The monochrome video features impressive rap hands throughout, with Drake donning interesting headwear, Sean laid out on a dramatic stairway and Yeezus spazzing like always. Dark Sky Paradise […]

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Video Premiere: The Eiffels – “I Did It Now”

March 3, 2015 No comments yet

Don’t ask me how Somewhere between Phoenix and The Killers is Los Angeles’ trio The Eifflel’s brand of synthy rock. Produced with Ethan Kauffmann (Wild Party) and Will Brierre (The Killers, Neon Trees,Walk The Moon, Imagine Dragons) and injected with a shot of 80’s pop, “I Did It Now” streamlines steadfast licks of guitar, carving out punchy pockets of punk before filling it in with the inevitable sweeping singalong chorus. By the time the bridge rolls around, it’s impossible to […]

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Video: Tei Shi – “Bassically” + Announces Verde EP

February 12, 2015 No comments yet

Baby, i’ll behave Part body-swaying 90’s flashback, part bad-ass bombastic cinema, Tei Shi’s video is “Bassically” everything. While the song saw her feverish vocals funneled through waves of bumping percussion, the song’s visual counterpart sees Tei Shi enveloped in a comic-inspired militaristic world that sets fire to the songs bumping bass with guns blazing, calling all female rebels to arms […]

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