You searched for:

Start over

Narrow Search

  • Year

  • Section

  • Category

  • Show only

Best Music Video Shot in Atlanta: Mastodon's "Colony of Birchmen"

Staff Pick

The music video for MASTODON’S “COLONY OF BIRCHMEN, a single from its acclaimed Blood Mountain CD, shows malicious Yeti-like creatures traipsing through forests while the quartet performs in front of a trickling waterfall. As the band howls and swings its instruments, deep primary colors frame its image. Near the end of the clip, a series of animations appear: wolves decapitating each other and a mountain melting into a pool of blood. “Colony of Birchmen” was partly shot in Stone Mountain, and the band’s performance scene was filmed in a cove at Ruby Falls in Chattanooga. But the sum of its images is more interesting than most Atlanta rap videos with their litany of whips and chicks.

Previous Winners

(Sorry, no information is currently available for other years in this same award category.)
  • Pin It


Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

© 2014 Creative Loafing Atlanta
Powered by Foundation