Quick Hits & Clips: A Hero A Fake, Alexisonfire, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, HIM, No Sleep Records

posted January 30, 2010

  • A Hero A Fake will introduce their video for "Let Oceans Lie" on Monday, February 1 at 3:00 am EST on MTV2's Headbangers Ball.
  • Alexisonfire's new video "The Northern" debuted on NME.com. The Michael Maxxis-directed clip was filmed in December and the song is from the band's fourth studio album, "Old Crows/Young Cardinals."
  • Babelgum is exclusively premiering of the music video for "Skeletons" off the Yeah Yeah Yeahs third album "It's Blitz." The seven-day exclusive starting on January 26 also includes a 'making-of' the video, live performances and an interview with director Barnaby Clay, who also directed the video for "Zero" earlier this year.
  • HIM have presented new video for "Like St. Valentine," the first of many new videos from their new album. As part of that series Ville Valo recently sat down and discussed the meaning behind the song "Love, The Hardest Way."
  • No Sleep Records is offering "No Sleep Till Death," a brand new and completely free digital label sampler featuring unreleased songs from upcoming releases from Balance And Composure, Monument To Thieves (Keith Barney of Throwdown), Frontier(s) (Chris Higdon of Elliott/Falling Forward) as well as new(ish) tracks from The Wonder Years, La Dispute, Double Vision and Into It. Over It. You can download the sampler by entering the code NSTILLDEATH and your e-mail address at http://www.loudbytes.com/nosleeprecords.