Music Video Friday: Syd Barrett – Effervescing Elephant

Character designer Yoann Hervo has made a wonderful animation to accompany Syd Barrett’s short but very sweet song “Effervescing Elephant”. Yoann made it in his spare time with some help from Hugo Moreno, Eddy and other animators (see credits for full list). We love the golden […]

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Music Video Friday: Mr Jukes – Grant Green

This song by Mr Jukes and featuring Charles Bradley is one that we weren’t that into at first but has slowly but surely grown on us thanks largely to BBC 6 Music. The video is right up our street – all crazy characters and super slick animation by […]

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Music Video Friday: Sweet Baboo – Let’s Go Swimming Wild

One very sultry evening last week we went to see Sweet Baboo upstairs at the Prince Albert in Brighton. We were invited by a pal and didn’t know much about Sweet Baboo (aka Stephen Black) other than that he has collaborated with Cate Le Bon. The […]

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Music Video Friday: Fazerdaze – Lucky Girl

Ay it’s Friday again and this week we have been mostly listening to Lucky Girl by Fazerdaze. Fazerdaze is actually New Zealander and “bedroom dweller” Amelia Murray. She released her first EP in 2014 and has just put out a new album called Morningside on Flying Nun Records. […]

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Music Video Friday: Girl Ray – Trouble

Here’s a band our Lucy stumbled upon while listening to Marc Riley’s 6 Music show. Girl Ray are from North London and we’re looking forward to seeing them play at some point later this year, perhaps at a festival. We love singer Poppy Hankin’s voice and the […]

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Music Video Friday: Nadia Rose – Sqwod

OK so we’re a bit late to the party (this video was posted last year), but when the party is this good, who cares! Nadia Rose takes the one shot music video the to the next level with a whole gang of dancers marching down the […]

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Music Video Friday: The Lemon Twigs – I Wanna Prove to You

Here are New York brothers The Lemon Twigs with their funny video for the very good song “I Wanna Prove to You”. Directed by Nick Roney and starring his grandparents, this is a video with a real true story of love.

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Music Video Friday: The Orielles – Joey Says We Got It

It’s not just Music Video Friday, it’s Music Video Good Friday this week, which is even better. We’re off to see The Orielles tonight at The Hope and Ruin in Brighton so we thought it’d be nice to share our favourite video by them. The […]

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Music Video Friday: Merk – I’m Easy

We love the cast of cute and funny animated characters in this video directed by Parallel Teeth. The song by Merk is also very excellent and is taken from his debut album “Swordfish”.

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Music Video Friday: Papooz – Trampoline

Mon dieu, if it isn’t Parisian duo Papooz! They are Ulysse Cottin (lead guitar, vocals), Armand Penicaut (guitar) This is bright and breezy indie that floats along like gossamer on a cool summer evening. In this viddy the pair go on a little jaunt in their […]

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