Monday’s Featured Artist, Alesso

Monday’s featured artist is the legendary EDM musician, Alesso. You can view all of the videos below and build your own music video playlists by downloading the Edge Music Network app or this website.

Alesso – Tear the Roof Up

Released: 2014

Directed by Drew Cox

The black and white video for “Tear the Roof Up” shows warriors causing absolute havoc. Throughout the video, warriors are shown fighting each other and intertwined with random images. The battles among the warriors highlight the unique physique of humans and mixes well with the song’s upbeat tempo. The video does an amazing job at artistically capturing humans’ most primal nature.

Alesso – Heroes

Released: 2014

Directed by Emil Nava

The video for “Heroes” features Alesso breaking into a prison and setting people with supernatural powers free. The most notable aspect of the video is the compelling graphics crafted by the editor. The video’s amazing imagery feels as if the people in the video truly have super powers. The video also has a surprising twist ending that might leave you heartbroken.

Alesso – Sweet Escape

Released: 2015

Directed by Mie

“Sweet Escape” shows the tale of two cross walk symbols slowly falling in love with each other. The video follows a typical love story of a man chasing a woman throughout an entire night and eventually end up being in a relationship together. However, the video for “Sweet Escape” is unique due the to the concept of using sentient cross walking symbols.