Los Campesinos! - "Romance is Boring" (video)

by Tyler Gould

19 January 2010

 

Romance is boring? This video is boring (ho ho!)! Really though, it’s not for lack of effort—the makeup is top notch!—but the visuals have no rhythm, the video has no meat to fill out its concept, and there is very little reward for paying close attention. There are like a hundred members in this band and nobody had any better ideas?

 

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