Posts Tagged: The Year’s 10 Best Music Videos

ACL 2018 ~ The Year’s 10 Best Music Videos

According to Billboard magazine, we are living in “the new golden age of music videos.”  While we wouldn’t go quite that far, we’re still happy at the thought of a visual resurgence.  After all, many of us retain fond memories of the first golden

ACL 2018 ~ The Year’s 10 Best Music Videos

According to Billboard magazine, we are living in “the new golden age of music videos.”  While we wouldn’t go quite that far, we’re still happy at the thought of a visual resurgence.  After all, many of us retain fond memories of the first golden

ACL 2017 ~ The Year’s 10 Best Music Videos

Google “Best Music Videos 2017” and you’ll find a lot of love for Kendrick, Jay-Z and Björk.  But where does one go to find the instrumental stuff?  We’re on Vimeo daily, looking for the finest visuals, which we collect here for

ACL 2017 ~ The Year’s 10 Best Music Videos

Google “Best Music Videos 2017” and you’ll find a lot of love for Kendrick, Jay-Z and Björk.  But where does one go to find the instrumental stuff?  We’re on Vimeo daily, looking for the finest visuals, which we collect here for

ACL 2016: The Year’s 10 Best Music Videos

At year’s end, we realized that we’d already captured most of the year’s best music videos back in May.  So instead of duplicating our choices, we’ve switched a vocal video for an instrumental one and re-titled the article.  Enormous variety is

ACL 2016: The Year’s 10 Best Music Videos

At year’s end, we realized that we’d already captured most of the year’s best music videos back in May.  So instead of duplicating our choices, we’ve switched a vocal video for an instrumental one and re-titled the article.  Enormous variety is

ACL 2015: The Year’s 10 Best Music Videos

The music video landscape has changed.  We are less likely to view new videos on our televisions than on our phones; and YouTube and Vimeo have become the new industry leaders.  The best videos are only a click away, and

ACL 2015: The Year’s 10 Best Music Videos

The music video landscape has changed.  We are less likely to view new videos on our televisions than on our phones; and YouTube and Vimeo have become the new industry leaders.  The best videos are only a click away, and

ACL 2014: The Year’s 10 Best Music Videos

Vintage catalogues, phenakistoscopes, purple hands, dueling dogs, strobed vinyl and 8mm film all get their due on this year’s chart, a testimony to the continued power of the short-term music video and a bountiful feast for the eyes and the ears!

ACL 2014: The Year’s 10 Best Music Videos

Vintage catalogues, phenakistoscopes, purple hands, dueling dogs, strobed vinyl and 8mm film all get their due on this year’s chart, a testimony to the continued power of the short-term music video and a bountiful feast for the eyes and the ears!

ACL 2013: The Year’s 10 Best Music Videos

MTV started the music video craze, then abandoned it.  In the years that followed, music videos retreated to the web.  At first, they languished in obscurity; then they began to catch on.  These are the ten most effective videos we’ve

ACL 2013: The Year’s 10 Best Music Videos

MTV started the music video craze, then abandoned it.  In the years that followed, music videos retreated to the web.  At first, they languished in obscurity; then they began to catch on.  These are the ten most effective videos we’ve