Surely, the Friends know the name: He's an old pal, local boy, former met music editor, ex-Adventure Club co-host, my El Lay replacement and now an acclaimed filmmaker of both the short-form and long-form variety who's done videos for the likes of The New Year, Rhett Miller and Spoon.
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Anyway, Kevvy Kev just finished the video for "Dance With Me," the first single off the Old 97's Blame it on Gravity, and it's a wondrous thing -- a beautifully, comically choreographed epic starring, no shit, Tricia Helfer from Battlestar Galactica, who gets far more face time than the band -- a wise move, heh. I just posted it over on DC9 at Night; we'll repost it to Unfair Park later today, when I get Kev on the phone for a making-of Q&A. Till then, hop over to our music blog for some lunchtime entertainment; you will not be disappointed. --Robert Wilonksy