Favorite Music Videos of 2018: 1. Madeline Kenney

1. Madeline Kenney – ”Cut Me Off” The discography of Madeline Kenney contains multitudes. You don’t need to find every detail in order to enjoy the music. Her sophomore LP came out this year to a swell of support that seemed to follow me around; I encountered songs from Perfect Shapes on other blogs I love, well-circulated playlists, and even through the speakers at a … Continue reading Favorite Music Videos of 2018: 1. Madeline Kenney

sawdustandgin: The mystery in DUVV’s video lies in whom she is speaking to. It begins as a salute to the big man upstairs, but devolves into shining electro pop for the sinning masses. “Intro” and “For You” appear on DUVV’s With You In Mind mixtape, which you can listen to in full on Soundcloud.  My Favorite Music Videos of 2018 2. DUVV – “Intro + For You”  Continue reading

sawdustandgin: For a video as pastel and quirky as this one, Look Vibrant sure does know how to tackle some heavier subjects. Self-doubt plagues this track’s inner dialogue, and yet its confident art rock sound has me coming back for more. The band will release their new album, The Up Here Place, on 3/15; pre-order. The Up Here Place by Look Vibrant My Favorite Music … Continue reading

sawdustandgin: Alexander Vincent’s Liberation Originally appeared on LA Weekly.  The newest single from Alexander Vincent, né Alex Tanas, features only seven words: “I know I’ve got to free myself.” Those lyrics, coupled with thunderous percussion, make it his mission statement. As a solo artist, he seeks liberation. “Free Myself” is just a sample of the majesty of Alexander Vincent, embracing vulnerabilities within himself and connecting … Continue reading