BEST MUSIC VIDEOS: ALT-J "EVERY OTHER FRECKLE"

9/6/14

Fast at work on a follow-up for their tremendous debut, An Awesome Wave, Alt-J is back and better than ever with a tremendous pair of music videos for their new single, "Every Other Freckle."

 

Any fear that the boys from Leeds would miss a step without Gwil Sainsbury around has quickly been dismissed. As far as tributes to getting-down go, this is one for the ages. With vivid lyrical imagery and the always funky electro-folk beats we've come to expect with Alt-J, "Every Other Freckle" is currently on my short list for song of the year. Not that you give any f__ks.

Directed by Olivier Groulx, who has a penchant for making some of the best music videos, the videos for "Every Other Freckle" offer some spell-binding images to go along with a great song. That plural wasn't a typo, there are two videos. One for boys and one for girls.

Ladies first, naturally.

[WARNING: THERE'S SOME BARE NAKED ASS IN THIS VIDEO SO IT MIGHT NOT BE SAFE FOR WORK] 

 

ALT-J "EVERY OTHER FRECKLE" (OFFICIAL VIDEO - GIRL)"

And now here's some man booty for ya:

[WARNING: SEE THE ABOVE WARNING. ONLY THIS TIME IT'S A DUDE.]

 

ALT-J "EVERY OTHER FRECKLE" (OFFICIAL VIDEO - BOY)"

Alt-J's sophomore record, This Is All Yours, is out September 23rd via Infectious Music. Pre-order it here.

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