Video: Blood Orange – “You’re Not Good Enough”

Blood Orange, moniker of Dev Hynes – friend of Solange and Theophilus London – has a new video full of a style of dancing that I can only think to call candid.

He’s like Michael Jackson on downers, and even fresher than Hugh Jackman, T.I. and LL Cool J’s surprisingly fresh rendition of “The Music Man” at the Tonys.  Continue reading “Video: Blood Orange – “You’re Not Good Enough””

Video: Blood Orange – “I’m Sorry We Lied”

At one point Tom Morello, Corey Glover, and Chuck Mosley were representing a surge of unintentionally hip black men in rock. Today it’s guys like Theophilus London, Kele Okereke of Bloc Party, and Devonte Hynes of Lightspeed Champion.

Dev has been touring for a not-so-new album on Domino records under the name Blood Orange, since 2009. “I’m Sorry We Lied” is an Abteen Bagheri-directed video that follows Hynes on an anarchist adventure.  Continue reading “Video: Blood Orange – “I’m Sorry We Lied””