Where Are The Everyday Stars Of Cake’s ‘Short Skirt/Long Jacket’ Video Now? – MTV

http://www.mtv.com/news/2902181/cake-short-shirt-long-jacket-where-are-they-now/ The band ducked out of appearing in the four-minute video, instead opting for a low-budget man-on-the-street montage where everyday people gave their unfiltered takes, sometimes negatively, of the song as they listened to it on a portable CD player. Not everyone liked it, and that was OK.  Advertisements

Bryce Vine says the secret to becoming a rapper is by reading – AOL

http://www.aol.com/article/2016/07/14/bryce-vine-says-the-secret-to-rapping-is-reading/21427164/ You just have to find things along the way that help a song come to life. Like reading books. I became an avid reader in the last year because it’s constantly stimulating my head.” It’s the one advice he always gives up-and-coming rappers hoping to break it big. 

How Paul Thomas Anderson Selectively Defined Two Decades of Music Videos — Paul Thomas Anderson Music Videos

http://www.esquire.com/entertainment/music/a46639/paul-thomas-andersons-music-video-career/ Above all, Anderson always attempts to create an elliptical narrative that reflects the emotional content of the song while offering a different, often unguarded, way of looking at familiar icons.