Mess up the practice space while the band keeps playing

At first you're just knocking over, like, cups and tables and band members and stuff, but then you start to play with the sliders.

100 movies mashed up into one Uptown Funk video

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Music video: “U Guessed It” by OG MACO, psychedelic net-art visuals by Kytten Janae

Delicious melty internet-inspired fun by supreme diva GIF artiste @kyttenjanae.

Cab driver records music video with passengers


I hated this song, but it's growing on me now.


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The new narcocorridos for escaped drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman

A boy stands next to a police car with a picture of fugitive drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's at a checkpoint on the highway connecting Mexico City and Acapulco, in Guerrero State, Mexico.
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Sinaloa drug cartel boss Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was barely out of maximum-security prison when musicians all around Mexico started uploading hot musical takes about his (again) escape.

DOG WOLVE shows how game spaces can create cool music videos

Ryan Trawick celebrates a remix of Dragonette's I Get Around ('Here I come with a Big Gulp'?) with a unique and weirdly-fitting virtual space.

Bob's Burgers and Sleater-Kinney Mash-Up

It's all I've ever wanted. Obviously, and of course, Tina's got all the best moves. [via] Read the rest

Lil Dicky's Lemme Freak: NSFW anthem for guys with no game

Lil Dicky is one of the funniest novelty song artists working today. His newest NSFW ode to modern manhood will ring true to both guys and those who have to endure guys' advances. Read the rest

Bonobo's new video uses ephemeral films clips to good effect

Best viewed after licking your pet Sonoran Desert toad. (Via Dose Nation) Read the rest

Die Antwoord: Fatty Boom Boom

Contains explict content. A vivid, psychedelic, comedy-horror-parody short film from South Africa's finest freaks. Hey, is that Lady Gaga making a cameo?

First new Rolling Stones song in six years cashes in on zombie craze [Video]

Listen to the first Rolling Stones song in 6 years.

Ben Folds Five meets Fraggle Rock: a Nerdist music video

[Video Link] Chris Hardwick's NERDIST YouTube channel is full of awesome, but few things as awesome as this.

The Official Music Video for "Do It Anyway," the first track from Ben Folds Five's much anticipated album THE SOUND OF THE LIFE OF THE MIND...featuring the Fraggles from Jim Henson's "Fraggle Rock"! Also starring Rob Corddry, Anna Kendrick & Chris Hardwick.

Buy the album on iTunes. Directed by Phil Hodges. See the Behind-the-Scenes here. Read the rest

Moon Zappa: "Valley Girl"

Moon Unit Zappa performs "Valley Girl" on Solid Gold, 1982. (like, for Sarah Ruxin) Read the rest

Atoms for Peace: "Default"

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Loving the blippy, glitchy feel of "Default," the new track from Atoms for Peace, the Thom Yorke/Flea/Nigel Godrich project.

Pitchfork has more.

At the Radiohead website, word from Yorke that an album is coming in 2013.

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Dominique Pruitt "To Win Your Love" music video

[Video Link] In July I posted a link to songstress Dominique Pruitt's "To Win Your Love." As I said, her work has a great 50s and 60s vibe. Here's a video for her song, "To Win Your Love," which will be on her upcoming album. I'm looking forward to hearing the other songs! Read the rest

The Counting Song, by Adam Buxton, dir. Cyriak (video)

[video link]. Illustrations by Sarah Brown. Do stay with it. Things escalate. (HT: Tim Shey) Read the rest

Father John Misty: "This Is Sally Hatchet" (music video)

[Video Link] Above, a new video from Father John Misty’s "Fear Fun" album on Sub Pop Records. Video directed by Grant James.

Richard Metzger first turned me on to Father John Misty (the new project by J. Tillman), and writes about this video, "I have no idea what the fuck is going on here, although the final moments make the intention a little bit clearer...I think...but I like it."

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