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watch Evan Prosofsky’s Waterpark / soundtrack by Dirty Beaches
Evan Prosofsky's directorial debut, with an ambient original soundtrack by Dirty Beaches. More about the film at Nowness.com.
video premiere: HAERTS – “Wings”
One of the most unstoppable songs of the last year or so gets some worthy visuals, as the brilliant Emily Kai Bock showcases her penchant for making magic by using seemingly unremarkable or commonplace series of events -- aside from when a kid apparently takes flight near the end -- to elegantly create something beautiful and poignant and moving, befitting such a timeless song as "Wings..
video: Doldrums – “She is the Wave” (BRTHR x Emily Kai Bock remix version)
Filmmaking crew BRTHR warps Emily Kai Bock's beautifully shot original "She is the Wave" video into an intensely disorienting, potentially nausea-inducing trip with their brain-melting new video remix. Taken from Doldrums' new LP Lesser Evil, out today on Arbutus; listen to the record in its entirety after the jump...
video premiere: Sébastien Schuller – “Nightlife”
The unstoppable team of director Emily Kai Bock and cinematographer Evan Prosofsky -- not sure how we missed the pair's new Doldrums video, thanks for the heads up, Grimes -- beautifully document the simultaneously vibrant and melancholy Miami nightlife in the stunning new visuals for Sébastien Schuller's "Nightlife...
video premiere: Solar Year – “Brotherhood”
Solar Year's moving Waverly highlight "Brotherhood" gets some appropriately solemn, vaguely foreboding visuals from the director responsible for our favorite video of 2012, Emily Kai Bock. Catch Solar Year next week at Pop Montreal as part of an incredible bill that also includes Tim Hecker + Julia Holter...
video premiere: Kool Music :: “Running Back to Everyone”
This is some Lynchian horror anxiety music by the coolest person I have ever met, and the guy who lays out all my album artwork; Jasper Baydala. Emily Kai Bock and Evan Prosofsky came together to make this video which to me sounds like one of the most daunting tasks I can imagine - its fucking cold in Niagara Falls and the 35mm camera is so heavy I can't pick it up so I imagine Evan's back was hu
video: Indiensoci :: “Besnard”
Seeing this song live and acoustic in someone's bedroom is one of the single most beautiful musical performances I've ever witnessed, but the recording is pretty heartbreaking too. Raf from Braids and Blue Hawaii occasionally writes music for herself and calls it indiensoci, should definitely be checked out...