Friday’s Video Picks – 2014.3.14

Great performances, new videos, and a couple original Indie88 productions.

In this week’s video roundup, Raina invites us into her home for our premiere episode of “CRUBS”, and we sit down with Danger Mouse and James Mercer to talk about Broken Bells. You’ll see Franz Ferdinand and Reuben and the Dark’s new visuals. Plus stunning performances from Beck and The National with Sufjan Stevens.

Enjoy.

CRUBS: Episode 1 with Raina


Take the tour of Raina’s eclectic abode and no, it’s not a Mexican restaurant.
 

The National & Sufjan Stevens “I Need My Girl”


At the recent Tibet House Benefit Concert Parts of The National took the stage with their friend Sufjan Stevens for a beautiful collaboration of “I Need My Girl”. They played 3 songs together, watch them all here.
 

Chatting with Broken Bells


We caught up with Broken Bells in Toronto and got James Mercer talking about his Bee Gees sound.
 

Reuben and the Dark – Rolling Stone


A new video from this Calgary ensemble to celebrate the announcement of their upcoming LP.
 

Franz Ferdinand – Fresh Strawberries


This new black+white affair is a little more “normal” than the song’s B-side “Erdbeer Mund” video.
 

Beck “Say Goodbye” on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon


Beck recently swung by The Tonight Show and chose to play “Say Goodbye” off his new album Morning Phase for the web exclusive video.