The new video for "Guys Eyes" from Animal Collective's Merriweather Post Pavilion.
Directed by: Joey Gallagher Director of Photography: Charlie Smith (with archival footage courtesy of the Smith Family and additional filming by Joey Gallagher) Edited by: Joey Gallagher
Starring: Mike Machemer, Brian Weitz, Abby Portner, and Charlie Smith with surfing by Mike Machemer, Charlie Smith, Trace Marshall, Chad Marshall, and friends and Skateboarding by Matt Mooney, Elijah Berle, and Cory Kennedy
With its layered strings, bounding drumbeat, changing tempo and rare lyrical beauty, "Ship of Promises" draws you in and simply won't let go. For anyone yet to hear Conor J. O'Brien and his band's full length debut, this is a good indicator of the treasures that lie within.
This ethereal accompanying video is directed by Kathryn Ferguson.
Villagers' Conor O'Brien recently recorded a series of acoustic versions of songs from Becoming a Jackal at his home outside of Dublin. Without further adieu, were are pleased to present the Home Sessions:
The new video for "Your Direction" from Chief's Night & Day EP. Chief's debut album Modern Rituals will be out in August.
The video, compiled by Charles Russell, is made of up of previously "undeveloped 16mm film in my grandparents garage...What emerged was an intimate look inside my family history from the Rockwellian 50's to the turbulence of the Vietnam War. People just trying to find their direction along with the entire country."