The 1975 – “Somebody Else” Video

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by Melody Bot, Jul 7, 2016.

  1. Melody Bot

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  2. Matt504

    Regular Prestigious

    I think it's ok, not my favorite video by them...
     
  3. 9th At Pine

    Last one out of Liberty City burn it to the ground

    Any other David Lynch fans recognize the Inland Empire homage in the whole beginning scene of this?

     
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  5. Craig Ismaili

    @tgscraig Prestigious

    Oh, hey it's David Lynch meets David Fincher.
     
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  6. Chummel

    This Must Be My Dream

    Love this song
     
  7. Ryan

    Might be Spider-Man...

    Not one of my favorites from the record, but videos not bad
     
  8. zachmacD Jul 7, 2016
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    zachmacD

    Regular

    I love this band but I think his voice sounds too whiny most of the time for them to blow up on a mainstream level. If they are going to make the jump to the next level with this record, this is the song that's going to make it happen.
     
  9. Ferrari333SP

    Trusted Supporter

    The best song on the album, hands down
     
  10. sawhney[rusted]2

    Worse, it knows nothing of whim. Supporter

    That drop into the second verse always hits like a ton of bricks. They'll need to make the song a bit shorter for radio tho
     
  11. Yellowcard2006

    Regular

    Great video, great song. This album was totally under the radar for me until the 2016 lists.
     
  12. beachdude42

    I'm not brave Supporter

    Excellent video for a brilliant song.
     
  13. CMilliken

    @Cmillike

    Great song. My favorite from the album actually. Video was ok. Made me want to watch Foxing's Night Channels video.
     
  14. Christian Romero

    @iChrisRomero @mbhapodcast Supporter

    Definitely my favorite song
     
  15. SamLevi11

    Trusted Prestigious

    Love this song, been listening to it a lot lately. The album as a whole has grown on me a lot.

    Also, this band consistently have some of the best cinematography in their videos.
     
  16. selfreliable

    Regular

    I want to get into this band, but it is really hard to after the singer made those xenophobic comments the other week.
     
  17. SamLevi11

    Trusted Prestigious

    You what now? What did he say?
     
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  18. selfreliable

    Regular

    During an interview he advocated that older people shouldn't be allowed to vote because they didn't vote the way he would have.
     
  19. dee

    I can feel the butterflies.

    Best song off the album!!
     
  20. Bryan Diem

    Trusted

    With all due respect, given the fact that he did complain about older people not being allowed to vote, as the below user brought up, I think you might be misinterpreting what he said. Now saying older people shouldn't vote is a really stupid thing to say, but that doesn't keep me from loving this band more than any other.
     
  21. selfreliable

    Regular

    He advocated that people who dont think like him should lose their basic right to vote. It is a birth given right, and to say because people are old they dont know what is best for a country and should lose that right is sickening. Free countries are built on the idea that you have the ability to vote on the changes you want in your country and not be held back by some dictator telling you what to do. To then say old people should lose that right simply because they didnt align to your personal views is horrible and hateful.
     
  22. Matt Metzler

    anberlinforever.com Prestigious

    None of this is what the word "xenophobic" means.
     
  23. Bryan Diem

    Trusted

    I completely agree. It's selfish and evil. Nothing about it is xenophobic.
     
  24. selfreliable

    Regular

    Xenophobia is a fear/hatred of those who are foreign, strange, or different than you.
     
  25. Thursdaysox

    We know it from the silence

    LOL this thread can't be for real though. This song is too good, just as is the rest of the album.
     
  26. JulieLynn

    You Should Be Loving Someone Prestigious

    I am so in love with this song and this video. Nothing else matters right now. *Swoon*