August 8th, 2011

evil_laugh, minimaster

Goth rock nostalgia goes to eleven

So, here we have stage 2 in the aesthetic evolution of The Cult. Just a few scant years after the video I posted last week, and they've gone all 80s metal. Everyone's grown their hair out and is wearing either tight leather or stonewashed denim, hairspray abounds, and there's a huge wall of Marshall amplifiers.

Yes, it's The Cult with "Love Removal Machine":

So what the heck is a love removal machine, anyway? On second thought, maybe it's better not to answer that.
triangle, bizarre

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Milkshake

At work, we're getting some training in basic video production, allegedly so we can write more intelligent scripts for instructional videos. In practice, it means I got paid this morning to sit in a computer lab and do silly things with footage from Pulp Fiction and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. Here's my favorite so far: