It's a King Thing - "Number One Option" (video)

by Thomas Britt

31 October 2011

 

Last year, It’s a King Thing released Buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo, which was one of the best pop/rock albums of 2010. What’s more, the band made the album available free of charge, only asking listeners to share it with others. Many months later, this set of songs still hasn’t grown old, and new music videos continue to appear. The latest is Vincent DiCostanzo’s video for “Number One Option”. Mainly consisting of one shot, the video is a fitting vehicle for the band’s uncomplicated but effective approach to pop songcraft.

//related
We all know how critical it is to keep independent voices alive and strong on the Internet. Please consider a donation to support our work. We are a wholly independent, women-owned, small company. Your donation will help PopMatters stay viable through these changing, challenging times where costs have risen and advertising has dropped precipitously. PopMatters needs your help to keep publishing. Thank you.


//comments
//Mixed media
//Blogs

Gremlins and the Housewife in 'Don't Be Afraid of the Dark'

// Short Ends and Leader

"The house itself wants to pull the neurotic woman into its maw and absorb her whole as a literal housewife.

READ the article