These are my picks for the 5 best music videos of 2008. If you think you already know all five, I’ll tell you that Bjork’s Wanderlust and Radiohead’s House of Cards did not make the cut! We can argue about my decisions in the comments if you’d like. I’ve tried to track down a streaming version and a high quality downloadable version of each video. Here they are:
The trick to this video could have become tiresome pretty quick but there are so many well though out sequences that it stays fresh until the end. I love the part where the colourbars become books.
Sofie Hannibal and Nan Na Hvass are the lovely ladies behind Hvass & Hannibal, a Copenhagen-based art and design studio that has popped up on a lot of blogs lately. The duo were even guest blogging over on It’s Nice That last week! They have oodles of great work but I especially like these colourful illustrations.