Director/Editor PlanningtorockConcept PlanningtorockCamera/Light/Producer Fubbi Karlsson Prosthetic makeup artist/Hair/Creative Assistant Gerald KiddMusic "Doorway" taken from album "W" by PlanningtorockDFA/COOP/ROSTRONRECORDSFilmed Berlin January 2011Doorway is taken from Planningtorock's 'W' album - released 16th May [DFA RECORDS / ROSTRON RECORDS]
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'Sister Marie Says' will be released on 15th Nov on 100% records.www.omd.uk.com/http://www.myspace.com/officialomdmyspaceThis beautiful and haunting video is a tale of spirituality, belief and loss of faith told by a young modern day heroine. Director, Lilah Vandenburgh of Black Dog Films is based between New York and London with a background in theatre, film and music. Among her credits is the multi-award winning comedy short 'Bitch' which was shown at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival and has gone on to win 19 awards and commendations.
Detachments release brilliant new single "Holiday Romance" on 13th September, complete with remixes from Andy Blake and Cosmo. This will serve as a taster for their debut self-titled album (released 20th September), which is a dark, brooding maelstrom full of existentialist undercurrents and icy electronic undertones.Director Steve Agnew describes the video as "What French New Wave cinema visionary Jean-Luc Godard would have made if he was in his 20s, on the dole, by the sea, in England '86.''
PVT premiere their new video for 'Light Up Bright Fires' as part of their digital remix EP, 'Light Up Bright Fires' released 18th October 2010 on Warp Records. The video for this single, which is the second to be released from their album 'Church With No Magic', is a frenetic first-person video complimenting the twisted synth sounds and ominous, shape-shifting vocals. Directed by Alex Smith whose credits include videos for the Manic Street Preachers and Juliette and the Lickswww.pvtpvt.net
Berlin-born Anika releases debut 'Yang Yang’ as a digital single from her self titled album, out 25th October 2010. A cover of Yoko Ono's seventies hit, directed by John Minton who has previously worked on videos for Portishead Robert Plant and Amusement Parks on Fire, the piece is a reggae, old school, punk funk sound with a trashy, psychedelic art-video to match. www.myspace.com/anikainvada I www.anikaberlin.blogspot.com
Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark release their new single ‘If You Want It’ on 6th September 2010,the first track to be taken from their forthcoming album - ‘History Of Modern' released on 100% Records.It’s classic OMD given a contemporary shot in the arm – big, bold and beautiful.Directed by Lilah Vandenburgh (RSA Films)http://www.omd.uk.com
The Grammy-nominated Canadian piano-rap impresario released his new single 'I Am Europe' this week (2nd Aug) on Boysnoize Records. Produced by Alex Ridha aka Boys Noize and with a video taken from his feature length film Ivory Tower featuring a roll call of modern pop's most inimitable stars - Tiga, Feist and Peaches - it more than cements Chilly Gonzales as a musical genius of our time. 'I Am Europe' is the lead single of the highly anticipated album, 'Ivory Tower;, which will be released worldwide on 30th August through Chilly Gonzo’s imprint Gentle Threat.
Video for Chromeo's single "Don't Turn The Lights On" (released June 28th 2010).Directed by Keith Schofield.Taken from Chromeo's forthcoming album "Business Casual" which is set for release on the 27th September.