Fishpork’s 10 Favorite Music Videos of 2012

The music video is certainly not dead, as some have proclaimed. With the increased availability of high quality cameras to more artists, the marriage of music and film has produced some powerful messages in 2012. While there were many worthy videos this year, we narrowed down a list of ten favorites. And it’s only appropriate that videos from Keaton Henson bookend our list. These are Fishpork’s 10 Favorite Videos of 2012:

1. Keaton Henson – “Sweetheart, What Have You Done To Us” (Directed by Will Williamson)

2. Amanda Palmer – “The Killing Type” (Directed by Tim Pope)

3. Father John Misty – “Hollywood Forever Cemetery Sings” (Directed by Noel Paul)

4. Sigur Ros – “Fjögur Píanó” (Directed by Alma Har’el)

5. Flying Lotus – “Until the Quiet Comes” (Directed by Kahlil Joseph)

6. Black Moth Super Rainbow – “Windshield Smasher” (Directed by Bo Mirosseni)

7. Liars – “No. 1 Against the Rush” (Directed by Todd Cole)

8. The Black Keys – “Gold on the Ceiling” (Directed by Harmony Korine)

9. The Shoes – “Time to Dance” (Directed by Daniel Wolfe)

10. Keaton Henson – “To Your Health” (Directed by Will Williamson)

 

Honorable Mention:

David Lynch – “Crazy Clown Time” (Directed by David Lynch)

Mark Written by:

Avid concert goer and film buff obsessed with indie and electronic music.

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