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Posts Tagged ‘video’

Video Premiere: Best Girl Athlete presents new single Seven Seconds

Katie Buchan talks to us about the making of her brand new video, Seven Seconds.

Written by Amelia Gregory

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We first met 16 year old musical wonder Katie Buchan in this interview by Gemma Dietrich a few months ago. As Best Girl Athlete gets set to release her delicious new single, we are pleased to premiere the accompanying video below... Katie explains more.



The video for Seven Seconds came about through a project with the British Film Institute which put industry professionals together with young people to produce a music video. It was pretty cool to find out that Jim Brown, the producer who worked with me on the video, had previously worked on a James Bond and Superman film as well as making a video for George Michael!

Seven Seconds is probably the most up tempo and poppy song on the album, despite its lyrics. The song can be interpreted in different ways but it’s basically about missing someone and having barriers… read more

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Piney Gir presents Purple Heart

Cult singer songwriter Piney Gir returns with new album mR. hYDE'S wILD rIDE, and a beautiful new single in the form or Purple Heart. Here she explains what inspired the song, and introduces the video.

Written by Amelia Gregory

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Coves and Caves introduce the video for Present Company

James Eary of Coves and Caves introduces their new video - a collaboration with filmakers Patrick Mateer and Josh Moor working with a group of actors at the Hull Truck Theatre.

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Following the success of our first collaboration on the Heart Explodes video (read more about this here), we asked Hull-based filmmaker Patrick Mateer to direct once again for Present Company. […]

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Gurun Gurun featuring Cuushe: Atarashii hi video – an interview with director Cristina Maldonado

The new album from cult label Home Normal features this beautiful track with Japanese singer Cuushe. Here the director of the trippy video talks us through her process.

Written by Amelia Gregory

The Japanese influenced Czech group Gurun Gurun return with a new video featuring Cuushe (read more about the Japanese singer in our 2012 interview here). The EP features a host […]

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An animated video from Co-Pilgrim: Pushover

Oxford based band Co-Pilgrim have produced another beautiful animated video to accompany Pushover...

Written by Amelia Gregory

The new Co-Pilgrim animated video for Pushover was made by Claire Bennett (who sings in Co-pilgrim) & Suzy Brough. This is the same team who made the Fairer Sea video, […]

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Busardi: London Fashion Week S/S 2015 Catwalk Review

Mother and son team took to the catwalk for the first time in London, showcasing Air, an ode to the terrains of South America.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Busardi SS15 by Isabelle Mattern. For the second season Busardi showed in London, this time taking to the catwalk in the opulent surroundings of a Georgian mansion in Mayfair for […]

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Ashley Isham: London Fashion Week S/S 2015 Catwalk Review

Ashley Isham showcased a typically glamourous collection of evening gowns and swimsuits at the Freemasons' Hall during London Fashion Week, September 2014.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Ashley Isham by Laurie Nouchka. Ashley Isham always has a flair for the dramatic and this season his models strutted down the runway before pausing to pout and pose at […]

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Kawakawa: Universe Shifting – Video Premiere

Paloma Faith collaborator Sam Taylor introduces the superb new video for first single Universe Shifting from debut album Island Species.

Written by Amelia Gregory

KawaKawa by Simon McLaren. Kawakawa is Hidden Cameras and Paloma Faith collaborator Sam Taylor, and he has just launched his solo project. Sam was born on the island of Kawakawa […]

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Malka: Tamara Schlesinger introduces the new video for Into The Night

In this candid exclusive Tamara Schlesinger talks about the making of the video for her new song, Into The Night.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Malka by Gareth A Hopkins. Tamara Schlesinger of Malka (formerly of the much loved 6 Day Riot) makes a triumphant return with the glorious tribal beats of new single Into […]

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First Aid Kit: My Silver Lining Video

Watch the video for new single My Silver Lining right here. It's a taster of the brand new album Stay Gold, out in June!

Written by Amelia Gregory

First Aid Kit by Carie Martyn. I am super excited that the third First Aid Kit album is due for release in June 2014. Stay Gold is preceded by the […]

Let’s Go Extinct: Fanfarlo introduce the video for current single Cell Song

Cell Song follows the theme of the latest Fanfarlo album, full of ideas about human evolution and possible futures...

Written by Amelia Gregory

The Cell by Gemma Cotterell. Fanfarlo‘s released their stunning third album Let’s Go Extinct back in February. As the title suggests the lyrics were inspired by human evolution and possible futures, […]

MT Warning on the making of Midnight Dawn with Taylor Steele

Mikey Bee describes his unique collaborative process with film maker Taylor Steele, who helped shape not only the video for Midnight Dawn, but the entire Midnight Set album.

Written by Amelia Gregory

MT Warning by James Grover. Mikey Bee (aka MT Warning) was playing a solo show in Australia, when American film-maker Taylor Steele happened to be in the audience. Intrigued by […]

Gabby Young introduces the video for new single I’ve Improved

The acclaimed flame haired singer gives us an exclusive peek at the making of the video to accompany new single I've Improved.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Gabby Young by Emma Farrarons. Gabby Young and Other Animals have announced their return this April with a brand new album, the third from the acclaimed North London songstress. One […]

Boo, Forever introduce the video for Motif

Kent based band Boo, Forever are set to play a series of Kent venues in the coming months. Watch the woozy video for their new tune Motif here.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Boo Forever by band member Benjamin Fletcher. Kent based band Boo, Forever are a collective who make woozy lo-fi electronica. As they get ready to support Casual Sex at the […]

Reichenbach Falls introduce the new video for their single Stay Home

Reichenbach Falls have produced another beautiful video, with a little help from actress Hannah Bristow and set designer Anouska Lester.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Stay Home, Elizabeth by EdieOP. Abe Davies from Reichenbach Falls introduces the new video for current single Risky, taken from the album Reports of Snow, which we covered last year […]

Arthur Rigby and the Baskervylles introduce the new single and video for Moonlit Strangers

The beautifully shot video for Moonlit Strangers features a snorting horse, eery coloured smoke and lovelorn children.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Arthur Rigby & The Baskervylles by Rachel Morris* Leeds based Chamber Pop band Arthur Rigby & the Baskervylles release new track Moonlit Strangers with an accompanying video. Lush orchestration and multi-layered vocals […]

Tim Plester introduces ET IN MOTORCADIA EGO!

Film maker Tim Plester experiments with online video art in this short film, an homage to American counter culture of the 60s.

Written by Amelia Gregory

ET IN MOTORCADIA EGO! is a spontaneous dream-poem that was inspired by The Beat Writers, American Counter-Culture and the iconography surrounding the assassination of President John Fitzgerald Kennedy. Here film […]

Introducing Charlotte OC: Colour My Heart

New singer songwriter Charlotte OC is set to win your heart with a beguiling sound described as 'spooky gospel.' Here she talks about the inspiration behind new single Colour My Heart.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Charlotte OC by Sally Cotterill. New singer songwriter Charlotte OC has created a bewitching and unique ‘spooky gospel sound’ which combines darkness and beauty. Her latest track, Colour My Heart, […]

Welsh singer Lydia Baylis introduces her new single Life Without You

The Welsh singer songwriter is set to release her debut album A Darker Trace: here she introduces her latest single, plus a link to a free download for the track, Happy Man.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Lydia Baylis by Daria Hlazatova. Having completed a history degree at Oxford University Welsh singer songwriter Lydia Baylis has made a major career change and is set to release her […]

Annie Dressner introduces her new single Don’t Feel The Same

Annie Dressner returns with a beautiful new single, Don't Feel The Same, accompanied by a lovely lo-fi video.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Annie Dressner by Rose Petal Deer (Emily Katherine Reader). We introduced you to singer songwriter Annie Dressner earlier this year, and now she’s back with a new single Don’t Feel […]