Gorillaz – Saturnz Barz (Spirit House) (Video)

Gorillaz – Saturnz Barz (Spirit House) (Video)

Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett’s “virtual band” Gorillaz is back with a 360-degree interactive video, replete with Lovecraftian tentacle monsters, for their new Caribbean-spiced auto-tune Electro-Dancehall-Pop tune “Saturnz Barz (Spirit House)”. “Saturnz Barz”, which features vocals from Popcaan, is the first single from the animated group’s forthcoming fifth LP ‘Humanz’,[…]

Girlpool – 123 (Video)

Girlpool – 123 (Video)

Los Angeles-based Folk Punk duo Girlpool pair slime-coated horror-inspired imagery with romantic Shoegazey baroque balladry in the video clip for their song “123”. “123” is from their forthcoming sophomore album ‘Powerplant’ which is due out May 12th on Anti- Records. Girlpool

Xiu Xiu – Wondering (Video)

Xiu Xiu – Wondering (Video)

“Wandering”, the newest video clip from California-bred Alternative darling Jamie Stewart’s Xiu Xiu, couples bizarrely surreal visuals with dramatically Goth-y Industrial-influenced Synthpop. It’s from the band’s forthcoming tenth studio album ‘Forget’, which is out February 24th on Polyvinyl Records. I’ve heard it, and liked a lot of what I heard.[…]

Mai Lan – Vampire (Video)

Mai Lan – Vampire (Video)

Okay, I can admit to having a bit of a blood fetish, so “Vampire” the brand new blood soaked video clip from Franco-Vietnamese singer and fashion designer Mai Lan is right up my alley. The track from the M83 collaborator’s newest single is a bouncy Caribbean influenced Electo-Pop cut with[…]

Sevdaliza – Human (Video)

Sevdaliza – Human (Video)

‘the basic human need to be watched was once satisfied by god.’ So says Iranian born/Rotterdam based singer, songwriter, and visual artist Sevdaliza about the strikingly sensuous and slightly spooky visuals she’s provided to go with the slinky sonics of her single “Human”. “Human” is available now from the digital[…]

Monday Magick: The Pretenders – Brass In Pocket (I’m Special) (Video)

Monday Magick: The Pretenders – Brass in Pocket (I’m Special) (Video)

This week’s Monday Magick is gonna be one of my patented re-interpretations of a seemingly innocuous and unmagickal song utilizing magickal thinking.  The song in question is Alt-Pop chestnut “Brass in Pocket (I’m Special)” by British Rock outfit The Pretenders featuring Ohio-born songwriter, vocalist, and guitarist Chrissie Hynde. Released in[…]