The storied art of the music video. We thought they were gone for a while when MTV switched their format from “Music Television” to “Miscellaneous Trash Television,” and VH1 became E!’s partner in celebrity crime, but thanks to YouTube and Vimeo, they’ve made a humongous comeback. One thing that hasn’t changed though is the repetitive cliche subject matter that is genre specific and repeated and repeated in every video. You all know what I’m talking about, but rather than listing them out and assuming you’ll read it, we have an Infographic instead. From Rap, to Country, to Rock, here is the comprehensive guide to Cheesy Music Video Cliches from WISTIA.com. Enjoy.
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