Saturday, September 29, 2012

saturday wake up call

AMAZING! — This new Joey Ramone video for "New York City", directed by Greg Jardin, is made up of thousands of still photographs featuring 115 people including previously unseen footage of Joey Ramone.

Friday, September 28, 2012

friday wake up call

Check out this wonderful 70s illustrated animal books inspired video by Jesse Ewles for Michael Zapruder's "Florida".

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

wednesday wake up call

Roo Pescod from Bangers playing an acoustic version "The Mitigation Committee" on Backseat Sessions.

"The Mitigation Committee" is off of the Good Livin' EP, stream/download it for free here.
You should also check out Small Pleasures, one of my favourite records of last year.

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Sunday, September 23, 2012

sunday wake up call

Wonderful animation by Ori Toor for Kingdom Crumbs' "Evoking Spirits".

"Evoking Spirits" is from the group's S/T album, you can stream/download it over at Bandcamp.

Saturday, September 22, 2012

saturday wake up call

This video, directed by Michael Carter, for Turbo Fruits' "Harley Dollar Bill$" gives us a rare glimpse into the world of Nashville motorcycle gang:

"Harley Dollar Bill$" is off of Butter, out now via Serpents & Snakes Records.

Friday, September 21, 2012

friday wake up call

Check out Bad Books' "Forest Whitaker" — an awesome music video composed of a highlight reel from Forest Whitakers' career.

"Forest Whitaker" is from the band's upcoming album, Bad Books: II, out on October 9th through Triple Crown Records / Favorite Gentlemen.

Thursday, September 20, 2012

thursday wake up call

New Joyce Manor video (directed by Grandson and Son) for "Drainage" + "If I Needed You There".

"Drainage" and "If I Needed You There" are both from Of All Things I Will Soon Grow Tired, out now on Asian Man Records.

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Monday, September 17, 2012

monday wake up call

Great new Pure Love song/video (directed by Ross Cairns) for "Riot Song":

Sunday, September 16, 2012

við spilum endalaust


Frozen Sea

Heimaey Extension

New Friend

I'm back from a 6-day vacation in Iceland; this blog will resume to regular updates starting tomorrow.

I had an absolutely spectacular time, you can see photos from my trip via my Flickr gallery (more to come!)

Saturday, September 08, 2012


Going on vacation to Iceland. There will most likely be no updates till next week, Sept 15th. You can follow my Icelandic adventures on Twitter @JackmanChiu and I hope to upload photos to my flickr throughout the trip. Thanks and have a great week.

saturday wake up call

Willy Moon's "Railroad Track" directed by Michael Carter:

Thursday, September 06, 2012

thursday wake up call

Black & white video (directed by Abteen Bagheri) featuring some spectacular slow motion diving for "Ghosts" by The Presets.

The Presets - Ghosts from Abteen Bagheri on Vimeo.

"Ghosts" is from Pacifica, out tomorrow (Sept 7th) via Modular Records.

Wednesday, September 05, 2012

wednesday wake up call

"Secret Society" (directed by Hannah Roman), is the second Title Fight video taken from the band's upcoming record, Floral Green.

"Secret Society" is off of Title Fight's highly-anticipated sophmore LP, Floral Green, out on September 18th through SideOneDummy Records.

Tuesday, September 04, 2012

tuesday wake up call

Emperor Yes' "Wasps", directed by Chris Boyle — "A sing-a-long bootlegged betamax homage to the greatest horror films of the 80's and 90's including Alien, Troll 2, The Fly and My Girl."

Emperor Yes - Wasps from CHRIS BOYLE on Vimeo.

Monday, September 03, 2012

Sunday, September 02, 2012

sunday wake up call

Really love the geometric design and patterns in "Arcades" by C2C (director: Rémi Paoli.)

Saturday, September 01, 2012

saturday wake up call

New Trash Talk video, directed by Wolf Haley for the track "F.E.B.N."