Category Archives: Video

With a mind so dark and skin so white, Is this the devil having fun?

It has been a very long time (6 months) since Laura Marling has released a video for a track from her album “A Creature I Don’t Know”. As mentioned many times previously, I am a huge Laura Marling fan. So … Continue reading

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Waiting in a car, waiting for a ride in the Dark – Vicroria’s Secret Angel Collection and Fragrance Commercial

Is it selling out? Moby’s album “Play” was used to advertise everything. He was accused of selling out. But, perhaps it was the best decision he made. Midnight City, a song featured on my top 111 of ’11, is everywhere … Continue reading

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Ryan Adams, Childish Gambino and others guest in a Cartoon Short

That’s right. Not only does Ryan Adams become a cartoon character for this 30 Rock online short, but he also performs a Ryan Adams-ified version of the “Passions” soap opera theme. Add in some Childish Gambino (Donald Glover), Michael Mcdonald, … Continue reading

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A retrospective – January 2012 – Shaun

This is intended to be a new and recurring feature to be presented at the end of each month.  A small list of things that I listened to every month, new or old.  I have been creating monthly playlists for … Continue reading

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Top 111 Songs of 2011 (according to Shaun)

Once again it is time for the requisite best of lists. As always, I have issues narrowing things down as I tend to like everything. So to start things off, I have the 111 songs that soundtracked 2011 for me. … Continue reading

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I will always be, I will always be.

When I was younger, I would record Letterman every night. I would then fast forward on the good old VCR and get to the end of the show where the music was. Eventually I would end up watching some of … Continue reading

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May you One Day Carry Me Home

This just might be the prettiest thing I hear all day. Two of my favourite singer/songwriters collaborating on what I think is one of the best songs of the last 2 decades. At the beginning of the clip Ryan Adams … Continue reading

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You are my favourite song

Fresh off the release of the amazing Live film and the accompanying album “Inni”, Sigur Ros frontman, Jonsi, releases a new song entitled “Gathering Stories”. Gathering Stories is co-written by filmmaker Cameron Crowe and is one of 2 new songs … Continue reading

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we are young, so let’s set the world on fire, we’ll go higher than the sun

3 years ago, Kristyn introduced me to this great band called “The Format”. Their song “Snails” was an instant favourite of mine and the rest of their albums were full of quirky folk-pop goodness. Unfortunately they had already split up … Continue reading

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And at once I knew, I was not magnificent.

I woke up to a message from Kris this morning. Bon Iver and Iceland Video = Instant Win for Shaun. I had no clue what he meant, but boy was I interested. As many of you know, my wife and … Continue reading

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