MTV Top Ten Branding

Vincent has directed a new branding package for MTV, to promote the channel’s month of shows that celebrate the end of the year…

SOPHIE: A Dark Angel

Leeds-based agency Propaganda has produced a haunting animated short in tribute to Sophie Lancaster, the young Goth who was kicked and beaten to death by a mob in August 2007 in Bacup, Lancashire…

Benetton at 40

Having abandoned the controversialism of its youth in favour of comfortable middle age, Benetton has lost its sense of creative direction

That Kanye, he gets everywhere

CR blog fan Kanye West (hi Kanye!) has been in a bit of trouble of late. In case you have been living in a hole, he got a bit over-excited at the recent MTV VMAs when he felt that Beyonce was the rightful winner of the best female video of the year, and interrupted the actual winner Taylor Swift to tell her so. And now he’s popping up on desktops all over town…

Typography faces the music

Typo Berlin aimed to examine the relationship between type and music. But the celebratory nature of the event meant there was less room for any critical study of this intruiging pairing

MTV’s brand new look

MTV’s very first international rebrand rolls out across its network of 64 international channels today…

Hombre.Cosa for MTV

Hombre.Cosa from Buenos Aires has created a fluorotastic series of idents for MTV electropop show 10+Pedidos

MTV Cherry Girl

MTV Cherry Girl film, director: Johnny Hardstaff, production co: RSA
MTV has launched a new website, Cherry Girl, with this quirky film from director Johnny Hardstaff.

DVNO video: Justice

Justice’s latest video, for track dvno, marks a return to the graphic styling that appeared in the band’s previous promo for d.a.n.c.e, a film that saw directors Jonas and Francois walk away with the best video gong at last year’s mtv Europe Music Awards


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