Bona fide punk rock deity Iggy Pop gets the VFX treatment in the new video for Oneohtrix Point Never’s The Pure and the Damned – and we can’t decide whether it’s super cool, or creepier than It.
Put it this way, if he was holding a red balloon we’d probably lose our…
Anyway, the song forms part of the soundtrack to the Safdie Brothers’ new indie crime thriller flick, Good Times, and they also directed the video.
As well as starring Pop, some bloke named Robert Pattinson – in character as Connie from Good Times – also pops up in the vid, along with a bear. The latter two seem to form some sort of connection by making eyes at each other.
Look, we have no idea what it all means, but it makes for a rather unsettling experience, especially considering the haunting music and the Iggster’s deadpan delivery of his own lyrics.
See and hear for yourself…