Dave Grohl (of the Foo Fighters) in their 'Everlong' music video
As we of the 音乐电视 generation know, 音乐 视频 are a great medium for artists with only a few restrictions. One must convey a message within the two 或者 three 分钟 designated for the song (of course except for rare cases like link). It must be entertaining enough to encourage multiple viewings, and be 'main-stream' so to allow for TV viewings at midnight or mid-day. Follow these, and you'll have a video fit for 音乐电视 或者 VH1.
But what makes a great 音乐 video?
1. It must be unique. This is a given. We have all seen enough angst-ridden m.v.s where the crying/angry/hurt girl/guy rides the bus/train/car,...