Bonnie Prince Billy premiered a new video for the track, “Blindlessness.” Consequence of Sound describes the video, directed by Kyle Armstrong, as one where “the singer finds a certain truth, piercing the veil with gorgeous, life-affirming vocals.” The track will appear on the upcoming Mindlesness 7″, out January 27th via Drag City. Watch the video for “Blindlessness” below.
The Staves released a video for the track “Black & White,” via Noisey. Directed by Jack Whiteley, the video features a surprisingly dramatic fictional newscast. “Black & White” will appear on the upcoming album If I Was, out March 23rd via Atlantic/Nonesuch. Watch the video below.
Disappears released a new video for the song “Halcyon Days.” Decoder Magazine calls the video, directed by Nick Ciontea and Matt Levy of Brown Shoes Only, “newly sharp and palpable and fluid.” The track will be featured on the upcoming album Irreal, out January 19th via Kranky. The previously released “Another Thought” will also appear on Irreal. Watch the video for “Halcyon Days” below and see Disappears live.
Ibeyi premiered a new video for the track “Ghosts.” The song will appear on their self-titled debut album, out February 16th on XL. The previously released track “Mama Says” will also appear on the album. Watch the video for “Ghosts” below and see Ibeyi on tour.
Generationals premiered a new video for the track “Reviver,” via Brooklyn Vegan. The video follows a group of dirt bike riders through an intense race. “Reviver” is featured on the album Alix, out now via Polyvinyl. Watch the video below and see Generationals on tour.
Basia Bulat is featured in a new video in the Live at Massey Hall series, which documents concerts by Canadian artists in the legendary Toronto venue. Filmed on July 10 and directed by Mitch Fillion, the short film includes performances of songs from Bulat’s latest album, Tall Tall Shadow. Watch the video and see Basia Bulat on tour. (more…)
Future Islands released a short documentary video about touring and traveling, ‘Road Dawgs.’ Directed by Jay Buim, who also directed the music video for “Seasons (Waiting On You)”, the video features clips of the band performing live, interviews, and candid footage from the past year. Future Islands’ album Singles is out now via 4AD. Watch the video below and see Future Islands on tour.
St. Vincent debuted a new video for the track “Birth In Reverse.” Stereogum describes the video, directed by Willo Perron, as focusing on Annie Clark “acting as de facto goddess ruling over the whole world and taking her insane guitar-playing skills up into a starry galaxy.” ”Birth In Reverse” appears on the Grammy-nominated album, St. Vincent, out now via Loma Vista. Watch the video below and see St. Vincent on tour.
THUMPERS debuted a new video for the song “Devotee.” The video, directed by Anna Victoria Best, features guest vocalist Jena Malone. Noisey states, “THUMPERS singer Marcus and Jena’s voices make a marevellous marriage…a perfectly pitched counterbalance.” The track appears on the “Together” EP, out now via Sub Pop. Watch the video for “Devotee” below.
Tokyo Police Club debuted a new video for the song “Tunnel Vision,” via Much Music. “Tunnel Vision,” and the previously released track “Hot Tonight,” are featured on the album Forcefield, out now via Mom + Pop. Watch the video and see Tokyo Police Club on tour.