Archive for July 21st, 2010


Worst Music Video Ever of the Week: The Church, Two Places at Once

July 21, 2010

I like this song. The video, not so much. This is two songwriters with different visions, which made for a good song, but confused the hell out of the director hired to make the video. The weird Mexican hotel time-travel subplot is confusing. Also, I didn’t know Marty Willson-Piper was a Sioux.

The Church, who are the subject of the latest episode of the Pollyanna Cowgirl Records podcast, made some gorgeous songs, and some amazing music videos. This is one of my favourite bands, something that ties me to Pollyanna host Tony Pucci in a way I cannot explain. I might also be the only Church fan who calls Gold Afternoon Fix his favourite of their albums.

The Church made some nut-gruntingly-good music videos.

Uh, sorry, that wasn’t one of them. That’s an artifact of my teen years. Here’s the one you probably know:

I think it’s time for you to go to Church.