Longtime readers are probably aware of my fondness for the uber trippy metal videos of director Phil Mucci, whose work I stumbled on last autumn through one of my all time favorite…
Featuring the controversial and highly-talented British rapper and artist M.I.A., Gener8ion has just released “The New International Sound Pt. II,” from a four-track EP. While I like the song a lot, with the video — which…
“This is a criminal age”
I came across the following music video from Cairokee on the Egypt subReddit. I don’t speak Arabic so I had no idea what the lyricist was saying, but I found the tone to be extremely powerful and really wanted to know what the message was, so I asked if anyone could provide a translation.
I received a personal message with a draft translation which I greatly appreciated. As well, another user was kind enough to post a more detailed translation to the subReddit.
Below you will find the translation of the lyrics and the music video. I believe the message will resonate not just with those struggling in the Arab world to dispose of their oligarchs and dictators, but with everyone across the globe struggling for freedom, social justice, equality, dignity, human rights, and with those who oppose the system.
كايروكي – ناس بترقص و ناس بتموت
Cairokee – “Some people are dancing and others are dying”
Music by Com Truise and visuals by Christian Kiely.
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The natural/ethereal beauty of this music video, matched with the hauntingly mellow music bring about ideas of making it through a shamanic ordeal or something like that. Elk Grass from awesome and…
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New national anthem?
With a special appearance by futurist and technologist Ray Kurzweil!
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A beautifully violent music video directed by Ilya Naishulle who also fronts the Moscow band Biting Elbows
Fantastically executed video, but warning: it’s NSFW and potentially very disturbing.