YouTube Music Videos In the UK Are Getting Slapped with Age Ratings

Some in the UK feel that YouTube videos, like movies and other forms of art/media, need age ratings. According to The Guardian, YouTube and Vevo have collaborated with two organizations – the British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) and the…

Idina Menzel Premieres a Child-Friendly “Baby It’s Cold Outside” Video

Idina Menzel breathes new life into the Christmas classic “Baby It’s Cold Outside” Menzel teamed up with crooner Michael Buble to sing “Baby It’s Cold Outside.” Everyone from Bette Midler to Seth MacFarlane did their own versions of this popular…

Pee-Wee Herman Turns Up in TV on the Radio’s New Video

Paul Reubens has turned up in a wonderful new music video for the new TV on the Radio song, “Happy Idiot”. The video is a Funny or Die exclusive, and it stars Reubens as a racecar driver having what appears…

Avril Lavigne Debuts Ridiculous “Hello Kitty” Video

Avril Lavigne this week debuted a music video for her new single “Hello Kitty.” The video’s heightened portrayal of Japan’s J-Pop culture combined with bizarre imagery has caused a stir, leading to the official video’s removal from YouTube. The video…

Mr. Poo Is India’s Anti-Public Defecation Mascot

Warning: Those who have a weak stomach should not read this story. According to Unicef, around 620 million people (half the population) in India alone poops in public; that’s around 143,300,482 lbs. of feces every day. The rampant rise of…

First Ever ‘Magic Eye’ Music Video Hits YouTube, Is Awesome

Canadian indie band Young Rival has just released a truly kickass music video for their track “Black Is Good.” Y’all remember Magic Eye pictures, right? You know, “relax you eyes…” The book series, which featured autostereograms, first debuted in the…

Jennifer Nettles Releases New Album

Jennifer Nettles, the talented performer who made a name for herself as part of the country duo Sugarland, has spent four years working on a solo project. The project, which is titled That Girl was released on January 14th and…

Dianna Agron Rocks Makeover For The Killers’ “Just Another Girl”

With the new class of students in the spotlight on Glee, the older generation of actors are moving onto different things and going in “new directions” as they continue their careers. For instance, Lea Michelle is working on a new…

Bing Updates How It Displays Music Videos

Bing has introduced a new music video search experience that users can take advantage of by searching for an artist from Bing’s video search. If you search for “Justin Timberlake,” for example, you’ll be presented with a number of Justin’s…

YouTube Music Awards Coming In November, Nominees To Be Announced This Month

Music is a major driving force on YouTube. The amount of views music videos get on YouTube is staggering. It only makes sense then that YouTube finally capitalize on that popularity. YouTube announced on Monday that it will host the…

Mumford & Sons: You Have To See Who Plays Them In New Video

Mumford And Sons may be Grammy-winning musicians who rose to fame fairly quickly after the release of “Sigh No More”, but that doesn’t mean they don’t have a sense of humor about themselves. And to prove it, they hired some…

Band Lets You Control How Drunk They Are in New Interactive Music Video

U.K. band Moones have just put out arguably one of the most original music videos in the YouTube video era. On the surface, it’s simply the band playing their new song “Better Energy” in a single room. But upon further…

David Bowie: Controversy Over Religious Imagery in New Video

Using religious imagery is nothing new for music artists. Stars as different as Madonna and Kanye West have come under fire from religious Americans for the use of crosses and other religious symbols in music videos. Now, David Bowie has…

Jennifer Lopez: Gunshots Crash Video Set

Jennifer Lopez endured a scare in Fort Lauderdale on Sunday when gunshots rang out near the set of her new music video with rapper Pitbull. Adding to the drama was the fact that Lopez was actually in the middle of…

Disney And Vevo Team Up On Family-Friendly Music Videos

Disney and Vevo announced today that the two have teamed up on co-branded destinations on both Disney.com and Vevo. Disney will feature videos from VEVo’s catalog on Disney.com, and Disney will curate family-friendly music videos for Vevo. Presumably, the experience…

YouTube / Vevo Contract Nears Expiration

In 2009, YouTube announced that it had teamed up with Universal and Sony on a music video site called Vevo. Now, three years later, you’re probably pretty familiar with the brand. Even if you don’t visit Vevo.com, you’re probably used…

Skyrim Theme Gets A Music Video You Have To See

The Elder Scroll V: Skyrim is a daily topic of internet conversation since its release. A lot of that surrounds the actual gameplay elements, and even more it seems to involve people’s obsession with the game. I’m as guilty as…

VEVO Makes Music Videos More Social

Do you like watching music videos? I sure do, but I’ve always felt something was missing. VEVO tells me that Facebook integration is the missing component in my music video obsessed life. Writing on the VEVO blog, Jim Macnie says…

Is VEVO Heading To Facebook?

Facebook is in talks to take a very important partner away from Google. According to CNET’s sources, Facebook is looking to take music video service VEVO away from YouTube. This would mean that you would have to go to Facebook…

The Black Keys Lonely Boy Video Is Set For Viral Stardom

Blues-rock duo The Black Keys are pretty good at this viral music video thing, and their newest release is a testament to this fact. Their new single “Lonely Boy” is now officially out for digital purchase, and will be out…