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Jason Baum's Top 10 Music Videos of 2016

Posted by Jason Baum on December 31, 2016 in Lists Contributor Post

Hello IMVDB land! It is I, Jason Baum, back to bring you my top ten list for 2016. (see 2015 / 2014) I’d like to think that my annual list is now a crucial staple of the music video community. Something certain in a world of uncertainty. Right there next… Read More

Caleb Jackson's Top Ten of 2016

Posted by Caleb Jackson on December 29, 2016 in Lists Contributor Post

This year we saw a lot of great videos come out, and definitely saw some boundaries pushed. It was also really great to see some of my favorite directors get a shot at features & TV (Hiro Murai- Atlanta, DANIELS- Swiss Army Man, Isaac Rentz- Opening Night, and BREWER, The… Read More

What can one say about 2016 that has not already been said through memes? It’s been turbulent year, but it has also produced some fantastic music videos (smooth transition, right?).  The following is a perfectly curated, indisputable, egomaniacal list of the best music videos from the past year. Our selection skews… Read More

This was a great year for music videos, and as always it's hard to narrow down a top list in order, especially when dealing with different genres and criteria. We saw some bold voices this year from Nicolas Davenel and Miles Jay - really raising the bar with their cinematic… Read More

Andrea Allen's Top 10 Music Videos of 2016

Posted by Andrea Allen on December 28, 2016 in Lists Contributor Post

In a year that absolutely sucked the life out of me, these videos kept me going. And I kept going back to them for inspiration, to relive the feelings they gave me, and for a few minutes of escape. Feel free to fight me on Looking Glass by Celia Rowlson-Hall… Read More

"Everything suddenly slowed down. I lost focus on reality. I was no longer grounded to this earth. For a single moment, I felt everything. And in that moment… I let go." -Music Videoshttps://imvdb.com/video/bjork/family https://imvdb.com/video/lapalux/puzzle https://imvdb.com/video/alabama-shakes/sound-color https://imvdb.com/video/joanna-newsom/divers https://imvdb.com/video/the-weeknd/the-hills https://imvdb.com/video/lorn/acid-rain https://imvdb.com/video/flying-lotus/coronus-the-terminator https://imvdb.com/video/earl-sweatshirt/grief https://imvdb.com/video/kevin-abstract/echo Read More

DISCLAIMER: We love “Hotline Bling” and “Bad Blood,” just as much as any other flag-waving, hamburger-eating, vape-smoking American. With that said, you probably won’t find our favorite music videos of 2015 on the lists of Billboard or Rolling Stone. However, all of the films we’ve selected are incredible works of… Read More

Caleb's Top Ten Music Videos of 2015

Posted by Caleb Jackson on December 31, 2015 in Lists Contributor Post

As far as I'm concerned, 2015 broke some new ground for music videos, and more people are beginning to see what is possible to be done with the art form. Some of the younger directors are starting to take the place of the veterans of the 90's, gaining auteur status.… Read More

AA's Top 10 Music Vids of 2015

Posted by Andrea Allen on December 30, 2015 in Lists Contributor Post

Choosing my top 10 music videos of 2015 was a lot easier than I thought it would be. The process was basically navigating through my Vimeo Likes and listening to my gut. When I'd come across a music video that I couldn't help but watch all the way through again,… Read More

These are the ten videos of 2015 that stuck with me the most. (It is actually just a list of shout-outs to my buddies.) In no particular order:http://imvdb.com/video/childish-gambino/soberI am embarrassed to admit how many times I've seen this one. It is so good, it makes me angry.http://imvdb.com/video/joywave/somebody-newThis reminds me of… Read More

Jason Baum's Top 10 Music Videos of 2015

Posted by Jason Baum on December 29, 2015 in Lists Contributor Post

Hello everyone in music video land! I am back to share my thoughts again on the past year— the year formerly known as 2015. Was a great one methinks. Hey, even the NYTimes felt compelled to chime in! If you weren’t around last year, my criteria is simple and is… Read More

Editor's Note: For our end of the year wrap up, we asked a few filmmakers to compile their own top music video lists. This list was compiled by director Allie Avital Tsypin.2014 was huge! A truly exciting time for the medium. The fact that Sia's "Chandelier", (which references the kind… Read More

Jason Baum's Top 10 Music Videos of 2014

Posted by Jason Baum on December 31, 2014 in Lists Contributor Post

Editor's Note: For our end of the year wrap up, we asked a few filmmakers to compile their own top music video lists. This list was compiled by producer Jason Baum.I love me a good year end list. I’ve been doing this for myself with movies for a while. So… Read More

Editor's Note: For our end of the year wrap up, we asked a few filmmakers to compile their own top music video lists. This list was compiled by director Thom Glunt.Hey Friends,2014 has been an amazing year. Music videos are back and better than ever!It’s no secret that music video… Read More

Editor's Note: For our end of the year wrap up, we asked a few filmmakers to compile their own top music video lists. This list was compiled by director Lance Drake.I cannot deny that 2014 is the year the ART NERD CORPS awakened, living the electric sheep dream on a… Read More

Editor's Note: For our end of the year wrap up, we asked a few filmmakers to compile their own top music video lists. This list was compiled by director Eli Stonberg of fourclops.In the music video world of 2014 there was Hiro Murai, and then there was everyone else. Dude put… Read More

Judy Craig's Top 10 Music Videos of 2014

Posted by Judy Craig on December 19, 2014 in Lists

Editor's Note: For our end of the year wrap up, we asked a few filmmakers to compile their own top music video lists. This list was compiled by music video producer Judy Craig.When the lovely folks at IMVDb asked me to draft up a list of my favorite videos from… Read More

BRTHR's Top 15 Music Videos of 2014

Posted by BRTHR on December 17, 2014 in Lists

Editor's Note: For our end of the year wrap up, we asked a few filmmakers to compile their own top music video lists. This list was compiled by music video director duo BRTHR.Hi IMVDBae. BRTHR here chiming in on the good stuff. We direct music videos, but we are also… Read More

Editor's Note: For our end of the year wrap up, we asked a few music video filmmakers to compile their own top 10 lists. This list was compiled by music video director Ian Pons Jewell.Well that was damn hard! These are my personal favourites of the year, in no particular… Read More

Look Back At It: CB's Favorite Music Videos of 2014

Posted by Chris Black on December 15, 2014 in Lists Contributor Post

What’s really good my IMVDB heads... (please, hold your applause)...! It’s ya boy CB aka Blakaveli and it’s been a minute since ya boy has dropped a gem on em! I've been mad busy which is great but I miss hitting y'all with these ill music video knowledge darts. But… Read More

The Best Music Videos of 2014

Posted by Doug Klinger on December 11, 2014 in Lists

In music video terms, 2013 was a tough act to follow. Far removed from the uncertain days when the internet wasn’t quite ready to deliver video on demand and cable channels were no longer interested in music video programming, 2013 was a coming of age year for an art form… Read More

FRINGE MUSIC FIX's Weekly Top 5 (10/26)

Posted by Adam Alexander on October 26, 2014 in Lists Contributor Post

Each week, FRINGE MUSIC FIX culls the latest music video releases, carefully selecting the most bizarre, provocative, and remarkable videos from across the world.Sit back, relax, and open your mind’s eye; things are about to get interesting. The following are our selections for the week ending October 26th, 2014. http://imvdb.com/video/chvrches/under-the-tide Scottish Electropop… Read More

FRINGE MUSIC FIX's Weekly Top 5 (10/19)

Posted by Adam Alexander on October 19, 2014 in Lists Contributor Post

Each week, FRINGE MUSIC FIX culls the latest music video releases, carefully selecting the most bizarre, provocative, and remarkable videos from across the world.Sit back, relax, and open your mind’s eye; things are about to get interesting. The following are our selections for the week ending October 19th, 2014. http://imvdb.com/video/timber-timbre/grand-canyon Scott Cudmore… Read More

FRINGE MUSIC FIX's Weekly Top 5 (10/12)

Posted by Adam Alexander on October 12, 2014 in Lists Contributor Post

Each week, FRINGE MUSIC FIX culls the latest music video releases, carefully selecting the most bizarre, provocative, and remarkable videos from across the world.Sit back, relax, and open your mind’s eye; things are about to get interesting. The following are our selections for the week ending October 12th, 2014. http://imvdb.com/video/son-lux/easy Son Lux… Read More

FRINGE MUSIC FIX's Weekly Top 5 (10/05)

Posted by Adam Alexander on October 5, 2014 in Lists Contributor Post

Each week, FRINGE MUSIC FIX culls the latest music video releases, carefully selecting the most bizarre, provocative, and remarkable videos from across the world.Sit back, relax, and open your mind’s eye; things are about to get interesting. The following are our selections for the week ending October 5th, 2014.http://imvdb.com/video/iamamiwhoami/chasing-kitesSwedish electronic act iamamiwhoami have released… Read More

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