Artist: BENEEVideo: “Glitter”Why You Want to Watch: What a cute video! Director/animator Steven Mertens created a wonderful group of creatures for the New Zealand musician BENEE to interact with. BENEE hits the road in October and December, with a Seattle date on December 7th opening for Conan Gray.
Artist: Husky LoopsVideo: “Everyone Is Having Fun Fun Fun But Me” Why You Want to Watch: Husky Loops pays homage to the Verve’s video of “Bitter Sweet Symphony.” Another one-shot, this one features Peckham’s Rye Lane in London. It’s cool to be able to stroll down the street with Italians Husky Loops, who now base […]
Show Preview: Mayday Parade @ Showbox SoDo, Wed. 7/31~Dagmar Mayday Parade and State Champs are co-headlining a number of shows (plus Sad Summer Fest) this summer. On Wednesday, July 31st, Showbox SoDo gets the Floridian rock band Mayday Parade as headliners. Usually I don’t want to quote too much directly from a band press release, […]
Artist: Freya RidingsVideo: “Castles”Why You Want to Watch: Freya Ridings has her own Girl Squad! Ridings, a singer-songwriter from London, England, releases her self-titled debut on July 19th. “Castles,” the second single released from the album, gets Isaac Rentz for its video director. He’s directed videos for the artists 5 Seconds of Summer (6), Katy […]
Artist: HalseyVideo: “Nightmare”Why You Want to Watch: Wow, the many looks of Halsey, and they’re all beautiful. This female-empowering video was directed by Hannah Lux Davis. She’s directed videos by Ariana Grande, Jesse J, and many other female musicians. Several slogans pop up here, such as “You Smile, Asshole,” “It’s Our Turn,” while Debbie Harry […]