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A new throwback: this is my rediscovered and finished 2009 skate part. Basically a continuation/ left over/ following year of “Dirty Maneuver” (2008).
The footage was mostly filmed by Ryan Cambage and Casey Schultz throughout 2009 in various Upstate, NY locations – Saratoga, Glens Falls, Lake George, Warrensburg, & Wilton.
It was  all shot on MiniDV tape via an SD Sony Handicam and fisheye lens attachment. The footage was captured and sorted over the years until this month when I finally reviewed, arranged, and edited it.

Music by Devon Williams
“Bells” from Carefree, 2008 Ba Da Bing! and “New Guidance” from Beyond the Beyond, 2015 self released.

Full credits and thank you’s at the end of the video.
Produced by Rated gnaR Films / Bad Culture Films ©2017.

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On September 29th,2016 I turned 30 and released my first collection of songs/ album under the name The King Of Nothing Nowhere. ‘Jewel-less Crown’ is a semi-nostalgic, lofi compilation of years of songs throughout my twenties that have come to exist either by experimenting in the moment or through moments, or laying down/ reworking some songs that had come to be instead of letting them be forgotten. Dabbling in acoustic, electronic loops, experimental folk punk, poetry, and written, half-written, and winged songs, I figured I would share this collection as something not to be forgotten, as making these songs as helped me over the years, and it’s important not to forget where you come from and the bad as well as good times for means of growth.

All original creations, either re-recorded or re-worked, or created anew in some way by Christopher Brown, ranging approximately from 2008 to 2016 while living in Wilton, South Glens Falls, & Saratoga NY, and Burlington, VT.

Download or stream for free via LOFI KABUKI RECORDS
or The King of Nothing Nowhere bandcamp

SDHV Trailer Flyer

Super Dark Home Video Season One will start airing SATURDAY MARCH 28, 2015 at 12:00 MIDNIGHT on Look TV,

online at www.SuperDarkHomeVideo.com, and coming soon to Channel Albany.

Check out the new, official trailer for SDHV Season One featuring clips from music videos, short films,live performances, skits, and more. All original content from artists in and around Upstate, NY.

Trailer directed, compiled, and edited by Christopher Brown, with additional editing by Shane Sanchez. Music by Sanchez/ Brown. ©2015 Super Dark Home Video

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Now that Halloween is over and the Halloween Special aired Saturdays Oct 25th an Nov 1st on Look TV, it’s time to finish up season one.

Check out the website for trailers, updates, and eventual episodes as they begin to air on basic cable.

Here’s a little glimpse of SUPER DARK HOME VIDEO Season One from a collage of screen shots from the episodes that i put together.

SDHV Screen Shot Banner

And the full SDHV 1 Hour Halloween Special is up on the site to watch anytime!

http://www.SuperDarkHomeVideo.com

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SUPER DARK Home Video presents the music video for Bourbon Scum “Skate”
Directed by Christopher Brown
Starring Christopher Brown falling down between 2005/06-2013
Filmed mostly by Ryan Cambage and Casey Ray Schultz
Edited by Christopher Brown
©2014 SUPER DARK Home Video/ Bad Culture Films

Download the Bourbon Scum/ Snotty Kids Split EP (pay what you want)

Anxiety

While we were still all together in Saratoga and banging out that music video, Contact Kiss recorded 1 NEW song, and probably the last for a while, “Anxiety.”

The song has screaming of course, but a more ‘mature’ sound that isn’t so high-pitched and brutal. Musically it’s the same CK format but more sludgy then fast, blast-beat punk. There’s still a noisy, non-sense guitar solo of course. It’s a different sound for the band for sure, but we’re always changing it up since we record once every 1 or 2 years?

Check it out and download our entire discography which will be released (hopefully) on black chrome cassettes in the UK under the label OhrProblem
We’re exited.

listen to ANXIETY

Contact Kiss shoot

SUPER DARK HomeVideo presents the new Contact Kiss music video for “Firewater”
from the self titled EP available for free download at
http://www.contactkiss.bandcamp.com

Directed and Edited by Christopher Brown
Filmed by Contact Kiss (Nicholas Blair, Shane Sanchez, John Gill, Christopher Brown)
Lighting by John Gill
©2014 Lofi Kabuki Records / SUPER DARK HomeVideo / Bad Culture Films

Sun Burdens SDHV at Collar Works 8:29:14

Photo by Christopher Brown

Here’s the new music video for Sun Burdens “In Solar (Rest My Soul)”
from the s/t album
up for FREE DOWNLOAD
courtesy of Lofi Kabuki Records

directed and edited by Shane Sanchez
filmed mostly by Christopher Brown
with additional footage by Nico Jordan
and additional visuals by Jason Cosco (1983)

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Super Dark HomeVideo
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Lofi Kabuki Records

Eternal Crimes performs “House of Hands” from their debut album Dream Gag at 42 Warren in Saratoga, NY 11/1/13
Filmed by Christopher Brown during a Halloween Party

Check out the full album Dream Gag at http://www.badarcher.bandcamp.com

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Brand new music video for Sun Burdens “Hold Me” from the upcoming album Please Don’t Die
Directed, filmed, and edited by Shane Sanchez

Hold Me:
Percussion, vocals by Shane Sanchez
Guitar, Bass, Keys by Christopher Brown

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Roam-a-roids
Eh, we needed some sun and nature 🌞🏞📸😎
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OK! SO, before music and smart phones consumed my life (and many of our lives) I used to skateboard a lot more and film, edit, and produce skate video with some rad, talented, & inspiring friends. 10 years ago we were hoping to put out a semi-full length skateboarding film for fun and documentation - a little slice of people and spots within our Saratoga Springs skate scene. Before iPhones, we carried around a MiniDV tape camcorder with a fisheye lens (all standard, at best, quality at the time) and went everywhere and hit every spot we could with basically no money or regard for the rules. We filmed mostly in 2008 & 2009 around Saratoga and other Upstate, NY places in hopes to upload this thing on YouTube (which had only existed for like 3 years). As time went on, the concept kind of got abandoned and as the parts were slowly finished they popped online and eventually that’s where they all ended up. BUT NOW, for the first time ever, the full film is actually complete (enough) and presented for nostalgic good fun. Those days and the people involved with this video were so important, fun, and inspiring to me. The good ol’ days. Love you all, and skateboarding, and I’m still throwin’ down as much as I can <3 Rated gnaR Films (in association with Bad Culture Films & Rec City Skates) presents DIRTY MANEUVER 25+ minutes (plus bonus videos) featuring @superdarkchris @casey_gnar @paullydiamond @toilet_victim @zakyounginstafam and Dan Levy Please excuse the quality of (some of the skating & antics haha) and the decade old equipment. Thank you all, share with the homies, and enjoi! https://youtu.be/DP2emyubPHk
A couple (force-cropped) pre-distancing shots of me by @confidently_medicore
Times can be uncertain, sad, & scary... like now... which reminds me of my twenties heh... so seems like an appropriate time, since no can do much anyway, to let you know my two lofi solo albums are on all streaming sites (and bandcamp) if anyone is interested. Both compiled/ created during my 20’s and represent a specific, nostalgic journey and moments in my life during that era. Both are experimental in some way, but the first album is songs that came to be over time and whether winged or half-written I chose to make exist instead of forgetting them or not creating a all. I’d call if lofi alt-folk post-punk I guess. The second album is instrumental and structured loop based “practice jams” basically, but they have their moments and meaning all recorded randomly in a year span while living on Church St in Saratoga where Super Dark Collective was born. I’d call it lofi experimental loop jams. I was inspired at the time to actually collect all of these lofi weirdo sad time half songs and put them out thanks to Asa, Shane, Kieran, & Tony. Hope you all are doing well and staying healthy and safe out there! Much love!
William Hale at Gug’s 3/14/20
Brain Medicine at Gug’s 3/14/20
Asa Morris at Gug’s 3/14/20
Montreal Hangs pt 2 - more Musée des beaux-arts, pics of me by @tessiabek, street art & graffiti, phone booths, bar hangs, karaoke, stickering the city
Montreal Hangs pt 1 - “Night Owl” corner store, Museum of Fine Art with Egyptian Mummies exhibit, gig at Quai De Brumes, bar decor, stickers, signs, & more
Hot Garbage at DA’s 3/9/20 #superdarkcollective #superdarkmondays #desperateannies #hotgarbage

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