Pavement's Best Video: Shady Lane by Spike Jonze

By mattdentler | Matt Dentler's Blog September 3, 2009 at 3:06AM

Pavement's Best Video: Shady Lane by Spike Jonze
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There was a big ol' Twitter debate Tuesday night about the defunct indie rock band Pavement. Everyone had their own opinion about which song or album was the band's best. I won't start that up again, but I wanted to offer that this video for the song "Shady Lane" stands tall among the few other clips the band made during its eight-year career. Spike Jonze directed this, back before he started his feature film career and he was still churning out inventive vids every month: