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Videos of the Day – week of 9/16

9/16 – the band Yuck has seen their frontman leave the band in recent months, but they continue on with their guitarist taking over lead vocals.  Here’s the bizarre tennis-themed video for the cool new track “Middle Sea”…

9/17 – the new Daft Punk video is finally out for “Lose Yourself To Dance”…

9/18 – Even if you haven’t seen/heard the controversial new video for the Miley Cyrus song “Wrecking Ball,” this SW Virginia-style version is pretty awesome from the YouTube sensation, The Gregory Brothers!

9/19 – with Sigur Ros coming to Cville Monday, here’s another Icelandic band for you, out with a new album this week. múm (pronounced like “moom”) sounds pretty cool to me too…

9/20 – and to get our weekend started early, here’s the new single from Icona Pop, “All Night.”  Their long-awaited new album is out Tuesday…

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