You Can Still Be In The New Pornographers’ Next Video, If You Leave Right Now


A quick note that Tom Scharpling’s next musical-comedy magnum opus, in the person of a New Pornographers video, is shooting today, and apparently at this late hour you can still stand somewhere in the deep background and marvel at the preternatural redness of A.C. Newman’s hair. The god Stelios Phlli snuck into the last Scharpling shoot, for Ted Leo’s “Bottled in Cork,” and seemed to profoundly enjoy himself, and this is what resulted:

No guarantee John Hodgman will be there this time to romance all the attractive ladies, but you’re pretty much guaranteed some sort of wacky comedy-celebrity action. Plus maybe this time they’re spoofing Fela!