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Video Premiere: Golden Retriever – “Flight Song”

March 25, 2014

Video Premiere: Golden Retriever – “Flight Song” Matt Carlson and Jonathan Sielaff (aka Golden Retriever) emerge from the studio this March and release Seer, their follow up to 2012’s Occupied with the Unspoken. For the first single, “Flight Song,” the Portland duo taps the local, like-minded, retro-yet-modern visual artist, Lysandre Follet... 

Video: A.R.C. Soundtracks – In Circular Ruins

March 20, 2014

Video: A.R.C. Soundtracks – In Circular Ruins A robbery. A hand emerges. Shifting form, the spooky white fluidity suggests a body through different stages. A bundle. Bending forward. Dancing. The body is naked, and the body is an hourglass. This manipulated film shifts alongside A.R.C. Soundtracks’ latest, “In Circular Ruins,”... 

Video Premiere: Bill Baird – “Skull Castle Decorator”

March 12, 2014

Video Premiere: Bill Baird – “Skull Castle Decorator” One of the highlights of Bill Baird’s recent Diamond Eyepatch tape for Moon Glyph, “Skull Castle Decorator” is a hazy, lo-fi acid rocker that has been given a video from Broken Machine Films. It’s great to see how well BMF captures the mood of the source material, with appropriately... 

Video Premiere: Gora Sou – Island Express Helicopters

March 6, 2014

Video Premiere: Gora Sou – Island Express Helicopters Following on their cassette with PHORK (People’s Higher Order of Royal Kinship, incidentally), Noumenal Loom will release the third cassette from German composer Marc Übel’s Gora Sou project. I’m gratified to see that one of Decoder’s other esteemed contributors called his... 

Video Premiere: JFM – “Don Juanna”

March 5, 2014

Video Premiere: JFM – “Don Juanna” I’m completely in love with crafty beats that surround themselves with a healthy dose of dizzying sounds. Halifax-based artist Jesse Frank Matthews – who spins rhythmic collages from carefully extracted strands of sonic DNA – totally barks up my tree in that respect. In high school I used... 

Video Premiere: Black Hat – “Imaginary Friends”

March 4, 2014

Video Premiere: Black Hat – “Imaginary Friends” Hausu Mountain (who have been completely unstoppable as of late) are gearing up to release the full-length LP Thought Of Two by Black Hat, who has previously released a CD-R on Debacle Records and a tape on Field Hymns. LA-based video artist Zara Ruckus has created a video clip for an edited version...