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    Video Views by JC: Sylvan Esso – Numb

    “An airborne emergency thermal blanket twisting in the light seems the perfect visual metaphor for an emerging wave of renewed energy.” Check out our very own JC’s take on Sylvan Esso’s latest video, “Numb”.

    Video Views by JC: Vox Rea – Dufferin Ave.

    “Sip on Dufferin Ave. and tell me it doesn’t have you drowning in bathtub water and cereal milk.” Check out our very own JC’s take on Vox Rae’s latest video, “Dufferin Ave”.

    Video Views by JC: Lamb’s Wool

    “While the visuals in Lamb’s Wool leave you wishing you could pull something over your eyes, the ride is worth the price of admission.” Check out our very own JC’s take on Foster the People’s latest video.

    Video Views by JC: Phife Dawg – Nutshell Pt. 2 (Official Music Video) [ft. Busta Rhymes & Redman]

    “Uh-huh, uh-huh. 90’s hip hop heads will snap to Phife’s lyrical percussive as he slays the smoothest rhymes since simpler times.” Check out our very own JC’s take on Phife Dawg’s posthumously released Busta Rhymes and Redman collab “Nutshell Pt. 2”.

    Video Views by JC: Genevieve Stokes – Parking Lot

    “Already compared to songwriting contemporaries like Cat Power and Regina Spektor, Stokes practices the art of female-perspective storytelling by studying her idols.”

    Video Views by JC: Daft Punk – Epilogue

    “Impossibly original and undeniably powerful, two humble dance bots made history – all while making us shake our collective booty.” Check out our very own JC’s take on Daft Punk’s mysterious au revoir video release.

    Video Views by JC: Chet Faker “Get High”

    “Just imagine you became famous for embracing being super cool, got lost in it a little, then started to question if being cool is even that cool anyway, so you changed your name back to the one you were born with, only to end up missing the show pony of coolness that started it all.” Check out our very own JC’s take on Chet Faker’s new video ”Get High.”

    Video Views by JC: GENGHIS TRON – Dream Weapon

    “A flickering mass of layered video images, the music video for Dream Weapon is as disjointed as the track is rhythmic. If you can’t take the visual static (epileptics be warned) you can still enjoy the lyrical beauty in ‘all of the patterns.’.” Check out our very own JC’s take on Genghis Tron’s new video ”Dream Weapon.”

    Video Views by JC: John Carpenter – Alive After Death

    “Vividly summoned by artist Boneface, the video captures the creeps of a dark hallucination in gorgeously lurid, horror-comic reminiscent illustrations.” Check out our very own JC’s take on legendary horror auteur, John Carpenter’s latest foray into music video.

    Video Views by JC: Ramones – Merry Christmas (I Don’t Want to Fight Tonight)

    “… this gloriously terrible time capsule to simpler, yet still relatable times is a heart-warming reminder to keep a level head these holidays, and enjoy some decorations and libations for goodness’ sake…” Check out our very own JC’s take on the Ramones’ re-released classic Christmas video “Merry Christmas (I Don’t Want To Fight Tonight).”