Music Videos

OK Go's Staggering New Video Is Enough To Make 2016 Seem Like A Good Year

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

OK Go is renowned for incredible music videos - in the past we’ve been treated to out-of-this world zero gravity and mind-boggling treadmill choreog...

Sia and Her Faceless Revolution

Alice Hughes | Posted 30.05.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Alice Hughes

Is not fame the giving and taking away of faces? Celebrities are defaced and labelled by the media and the public on a daily basis: we've all criticised at least one celebrity for their actions and choices.

Misheard Song Lyrics – The 2014 Edition

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.12.2014 | UK Comedy

Pleated Jeans do their usual end-of-year honours and bring us the best lyrics you think you heard in 2014. From Taylor Swift to Sam Smith, One Dire...

Guy Loses Bet, Reenacts Sia's ‘Chandelier' Video Shot For Shot - And It's Great

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Comedy

"Never lose a fantasy football bet," writes Chuck Jose of San Franciso, "or else you will create a shot for shot, homemade version of the music video ...

When It Comes to Exploiting Animals on Screen, We're Moving in the Right Direction

Mimi Bekhechi | Posted 27.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Mimi Bekhechi

I was shocked last week to see a real chimpanzee in One Direction's new music video for Steal My Girl- shocked not only because the animal who was seen lovingly played with by band members Louis Tomlinson and Zayn Malik is known to have come from an entertainment-industry animal supplier with numerous citations to his name...

Music Video Ratings - A New Era of Creative Freedom

Adam Hamdy | Posted 02.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Adam Hamdy

I think the rating scheme is a fantastic initiative. Just take a look at how films have evolved since ratings were introduced. Filmmakers have more freedom to express themselves than ever. It takes tremendously graphic depictions of sex or violence to be denied a rating by the BBFC.

A Step-By-Step Guide To What Happens In Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda' Video

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Comedy

It's had over 19 million views in two days. So what's so special about the music video for Nicki Minaj's new single 'Anaconda'? And why is it so contr...

David Cameron Can't Win the Battle Against a Sexist Music Industry

Jasmine Dotiwala | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jasmine Dotiwala

Usually nothing David Cameron says affects the music industry. This week he's shaken the whole UK scene up by announcing that from October, music videos will go through the same classification system as films and other video content, in an attempt to give parents more information to protect children from "graphic content".

London's Burning

Ben Gregor | Posted 30.09.2014 | UK Politics
Ben Gregor

The government and police clamped down hard, sending out a strong message that looting and anarchy was unacceptable. The riots became just a bad memory. But in some ways London is still burning today.

Psy And Snoop Dogg's 'Hangover' Music Video - Without The Music

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Comedy

If you loved the recent 'Dancing In The Street' musicless music video, then you're in for another treat. Check out House of Halo's version of Psy a...

OK Go's 'Here It Goes Again' Music Video - Without The Music

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK Comedy

Hoorah! It's another musicless music video! Yes, that clever chap Mario Wienerroither is at it again. Hot on the heels of his versions of videos by...

Six of the Best Breasts in Music

Adam Hamdy | Posted 12.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Adam Hamdy

Talisco's debut album Run is out on 19th May, and you can watch the short film that showcases three of his tracks below. Directed by Zack Spiger and Matt Larson, it's a great short film. However it's not safe for work as it features a fair amount of violence, six breasts and three great tracks.

Sound and Vision

Craig Wellington | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Craig Wellington

Our music video making journey with Dave Aspinall began in 2007. After having made a few well-budgeted videos for early singles from our debut Raise The Alarm, we were asked to produce a modestly-budgeted accompaniment to a b-side of our next release by our label.

Remember These?! The 25 Greatest Viral Videos Of All Time

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Comedy

Happy birthday, World Wide Web! And what better way to celebrate your 25 glorious years than to remind ourselves of 25 glorious videos. From weddin...

Hilarious Misheard Song Lyrics

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK Comedy

Hurrah! Pleated Jeans have produced another Misheard Song Lyrics compilation! (Or 'twisted lyrics' - if you grew up in Britain in the 1980s listening ...

WATCH: Jamiroquai's 'Virtual Insanity' Music Video Without Music

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Comedy

If you liked the recent clip of The Prodigy's 'Firestarter' without music then chances are, you'll like Mario Wienerroither's latest, funny, music-les...

Blurred Lines: 2013's Misheard Song Lyrics

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK Comedy

From Ylvis to Rihanna, 'Get Lucky' to (the appropriately titled) 'Blurred Lines' - Pleated Jeans bring us their annual round-up of pop lyrics they (an...

WATCH: A Breakdown Of Rebecca Black's New Music Video, 'Saturday'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.12.2013 | UK Comedy


WATCH: Bob Dylan's 'Like A Rolling Stone' Finally Gets A Video, And It's Amazing

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.11.2013 | UK Comedy

Here at HuffPost UK Comedy, we're not just about the LOLZ. We're also about the 'WOW LOOK AT THIS REALLY COOL THING!'. And falling into that catego...

Jiggling Giblets and Vevoed V*ginas: Will Rating Graphic Music Videos Help?

Pandora Sykes | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Pandora Sykes

There's been a slew of articles written on the subject of these overworked and underdressed popstars in their early twenties. Should they be role models? Or is it wrong to heap pressure upon them, just because they are in the public eye. Is it time for them to cover up?

Geri Halliwell's 'Half Of Me' Video: An 18-Point Breakdown

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 29.10.2013 | UK Comedy

The Artist Formerly Known As Ginger Spice is back! With a new song! And accompanying video! And here's an 18-point breakdown of what happens in it... ...

Ten Artists to Watch

Adam Hamdy | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Adam Hamdy

Music is a huge part of my professional life and I'm lucky enough to spend most of my waking day listening to music or working with musicians. Since there are few greater gifts than music, I thought I'd showcase 10 acts that have made a real impression in the past few months.

WATCH: Amazing Stop Motion Music Video

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Comedy

Because we're not just about the LOLs here at HuffPost UK Comedy, you know. We're also about the OOHs and the AAHs. And it doesn't come more OOH a...

WATCH: Is This The New ‘Friday' By Rebecca Black?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Comedy

Only: it's even more offensive. No, really. It was penned by the same guy - Patrice Wilson, the Stock Aitken Waterman de nos jours, only worse, ...

WATCH: Brilliant And Funny Barenaked Ladies Video

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.10.2013 | UK Comedy

Why? Well, partly because it's Barenaked Ladies. These guys brought us 'One Week', after all. And partly because the song is a typically lovely, wr...