DTCV - Hyperdoxxing At Dowager Inn (2013, Music Video)
Here’s a music video that I shot, directed, & edited for the exceptional band DTCV (formerly Detective) featuring ex-members of Guided by Voices, The Tennis System, Useless Keys, etc.
My basic pitch was A French New Wave film edited by Sergei Eisenstein and I think I pulled it off more or less.
It was a fun video to make and I at least think the final product turned out terrific.
Their new album Hilarious Heaven is available for streaming on Spotify and will officially be released in January on Xemu Records and on cassette format via Burger Records featuring artwork by nifty collage artist and man of a million songs Robert Pollard.
“However Strange was a modest debut, one that highlighted a band with promise. Jump ahead a year, and a few things have changed: the band is now known as DTCV, and their sound has blossomed from slightly restrained indie-pop to a full-out musical assault of diverse sounds, excellent songwriting, and flutes.”
DCTV was formed in Los Angeles in 2012 by Guylaine Vivarat (ex-Useless Keys, Tennis System), James Greer (ex-Guided By Voices), and Chris Dunn. The band just wrapped up recording their new album Hilarious Heaven, in addition to recently having a very unfortunate run in with a deer on tour….