in retrospect it seems insane that morrissey was so opposed to the video while with the smiths. its such a perfect medium for his vanity and melancholy.
i mean his old school leanings were always more nostalgic than luddite, and his impulse to control seems to be the strongest factor in his life. videos acting as viral PR, you’d think he’d be the first dude to embrace music videos.
Rajon Rondo of the Boston Celtics shakes hands with head coach Doc Rivers of the Los Angeles Clippers after the game on December 11, 2013 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.
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i like the argument that this is the ‘first style council single’
paul weller looks like he’s just going through the motions, even though this song is 100% his machinations
there is nothing more baffling than this video and it is only 6 seconds long
oh dear lord