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The 9th Annual Silver Sound Showdown Music + Video Festival will return to Brooklyn Bowl in January 2018 | 61 Wythe Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11249.

Silver Sound Showdown is broken in two simultaneous events: A music + video festival AND a battle of the bands.  We will showcase 21 of the best music videos and 5 of the best bands anywhere, ever.

What's silver sound showdown?

In one epic night in the month of January 2018, a battle of the bands and a music video festival are held. A panel of industry professionals and an audience vote decides the winners of each section.

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» Showdown 8: 2017 January 18

» Showdown 8 Bands

Band of Heroes


BARK


Gabrielle Sterbenz


Side Saddle


Videoman


» Showdown 8 Videos

(Da Da Da)
Directed by
Torsten Kretchzmar


CONFETTi
Directed by
Matty Barnes


Drive You Home
Directed by
Jaime Valdueza


Dropped Bench Press
Directed by
Eli Susser


Embassy Suites
Directed by
Jim Mitchell


Falling For You
Directed by
Matt VanDaniker


High Notes
Directed by
Jason Lester


i want yr luv
Directed by
Andrew Callaway and Alex Mallonee


Imagination
Directed by
Roth Rind and Mark Donahue


Karaoke
Directed by
Justin Slaven, Leroy Prompakdee, and Justin Breit


Mama Cries
Directed by
Luna Achiary


Mercurus / HxC Punk
Directed by
Michael Parks Randa


Miracles and Light
Directed by
Kirk Woodward Nelson


Motherless Land
Directed by
Kyle Cogan


Moving Stones
Directed by
Mattias Gordon


Rave On
Directed by
Zack Grullon


Slip
Directed by
David Svedosh


Smile
Directed by
Joe Staehly


The Unnatural
Directed by
Marcos Sanchez


The Wild Woman
Directed by
Stéphane Lapointe


Time Stops
Directed by
Benjamin Roberds


» Showdown 8 Judges

Catherine Corcoran


Justin Frankel


Kurt Andersen


Randi Altman


Sheril Antonio


Vijith Assar


» Showdown 8 Sponsors

Adam Abada


Bernard Hunt


Brooklyn Bowl


Chemistry Creative


Jakprints


Jason Katz


King Cow


Kitsplit


Matt Mitchell


Parlay Studios


Preston Spurlock


QuickTrophy


Skylar Ross Recording


Ting


Vlad Kucherov


YourListen.com


» Showdown 7: 2016 January 6

» Showdown 7 Winning Collaborations

Dog in the Night
Directed by
Fletcher Wolfe


» Showdown 7 Bands

Band of Heroes


Frances Cone


Kevin Andreas


Nevada Color


Side Saddle


» Showdown 7 Videos

A Million Places At Once
Directed by
Samuel Bright


Anisah's Song
Directed by
Stuart Howe


Barnburning
Directed by
Rosario Pellerito


Boomerang
Directed by
Romain Laurent


Born Again
Directed by
Fletcher Wolfe


Broken Window
Directed by
Tia Salisbury


Chelovek
Directed by
Sasha Stekolenko


Creepy
Directed by
Kamell Allaway


I Only Tell the Truth
Directed by
Felipe P. Soares


LED ROCK
Directed by
Ken Imai


Legendaer/Populaer
Directed by
David Aufdembrinke


Magic
Directed by
Zack Spiger


Misbehave
Directed by
Pierre J. Secondi


Powers
Directed by
Romain Laurent


Rollercoaster
Directed by
Benjamin Roberds and Jordan St. Martin-Reyes


Run Away
Directed by
Romain Chassaing


Said and Done
Directed by
Gabriel Younes


The Road
Directed by
Julien Lassort


The Words You Said
Directed by
Zack Spiger


We Are Stars
Directed by
Nanako Fukui


Your Wish
Directed by
Zack Spiger and Matt Larson


» Showdown 6: 2015 January 8

21 videos. 5 bands. 1 rollicking good time.

» Showdown 6 Winning Collaborations

Arizona (Director's Cut)
Directed by
Frank Jerky


» Showdown 6 Bands

Blood And Glass


Frances Cone


Side Saddle


The Communication Corporation


Trumpet Grrrl


Vita and the Woolf


» Showdown 6 Videos

Babyhead
Directed by
Robin Comisar


Bulletproof Girl
Directed by
Raul & Robert


Carousel Ride
Directed by
Alexis Boling


Coast
Directed by
Robert Ruiz de Castilla


Don't Be a Fool
Directed by
Gabe Harden and Blake Horn


Fear & Delight
Directed by
Naren Wilks


Fernseher
Directed by
Nathan Punwar


Fire
Directed by
Michael Oshins


Ghost of You
Directed by
Zac Stuart-Pontier


Greenback Boogie
Directed by
Frank Jerky


Hot New Shit
Directed by
David Gomez


Long Time Gone
Directed by
Lauren Sieczkowski


On Stoney Ground
Directed by
Tia Salisbury


On the Regular
Directed by
Anthony Sylvester


Since You've Been Gone
Directed by
Kamil Dymek


TIC TAC
Directed by
Stefano Caprile & Alejandra Cano


Tocando el Sol
Directed by
Vadim Lasca


Tokyo
Directed by
Bouha Kazmi


Unicorn Zombie Apocalypse
Directed by
James Cullen Bressack


Urn ST. Tavern
Directed by
Mattias Gordon


Wake Up
Directed by
Kyle Cogan


» MVFF+BB 5: 2014 January 15

» MVFF+BB 5 Winning Collaborations

Paper Heart
Directed by
Nick Snyder


» MVFF+BB 5 Bands

Blood And Glass


Craig Martinson & The Heartbeats


Deb Oh and the Cavaliers


Qiet


The Great Party


Wolfcolony


» MVFF+BB 5 Videos

Banana Bike
Directed by
Preston Spurlock


Been Around the World
Directed by
Daniel Tantalean


Candy Bar
Directed by
David Gantz and Theo Cohn


Clock Ticking
Directed by
MAGZ ( Magda Sztompka)


Coming For Me
Directed by
Steve Nolan and Eddie Costas


Endless
Directed by
Codie Dobie


Fallen Giants
Directed by
Sawyer Purman, Ben Anderson


GRAVITY
Directed by
Regan Carson


Hats in the Air
Directed by
Drue Pennella & Edwin Adlam Herod


Hecho En Mexico
Directed by
Zac Stuart-Pontier


Insincere
Directed by
Barrie Potter


Je Sais Pas
Directed by
Andrea Giacomini


Lost Boy Found
Directed by
Nick Snyder


Makin Bread
Directed by
Nathan Oglesby, Alicia Papanek and Ryan Martin


Marching To The Palace
Directed by
Dustin Reid


Rubikon
Directed by
Corydon Wagner


SoND
Directed by
Max Rosen


Time Traveler
Directed by
Alec Nicholas


Untitled Lies
Directed by
Guillem Guardiola


Út
Directed by
Erlendur Sveinsson


White
Directed by
Ezra Ewen


» MVFF+BB 4: 2013 January 15

» MVFF+BB 4 Winning Collaborations

Vessels
Directed by
José Andrés Cardona


» MVFF+BB 4 Bands

7lghQ The Band


DEAR DENIZEN


Deb Oh and the Cavaliers


Plastiq Passion


Ula Ruth


» MVFF+BB 4 Videos

Beehive
Directed by
Justin Crowell


Bend Your Back
Directed by
Ace Salisbury


Body Romana
Directed by
Michael Immerman & Gabriel Blidö


Boeing
Directed by
Kudryashova Sisters


Brand New Thing
Directed by
Pat Breen


Chemistry
Directed by
Jay Sprogell


Crush
Directed by
Julia Pasternak


Every Little Thing You Love
Directed by
Jean-Paul DiSciscio


Go Home
Directed by
Tika Buchanan


In the Grace of Your Love
Directed by
Melissa Jones


ION DAT
Directed by
Justin Ryan Marmorstein


Lakelove
Directed by
Jason Lester


Like China
Directed by
Atom Fellows


Moving On
Directed by
Brynden McNew


Network
Directed by
Kelly Carpenter


Running Man
Directed by
Hannu Aukia


S&M Freestyle
Directed by
Carl M. Zumatto


Teresa
Directed by
Zac Stuart-Pontier


The Call
Directed by
Paul Wheatley & Charlotte Hornsby


The Stranger
Directed by
Jacob Mendel


Tubes
Directed by
Iemi Hernandez-Kim


» MVFF+BB 3: 2012 January 10

» MVFF+BB 3 Winning Collaborations

Cold
Directed by
Cameron Zonfrilli


Last Bean
Directed by
Justin Kramer + Animation by Tina Brunner


» MVFF+BB 3 Bands

Basement Batman


Courtesy Tier


Fifth Nation


Futurist


Suntalk


Swear and Shake


The Dirty Names


» MVFF+BB 3 Videos

All Your Light (Times Like These)
Directed by
Justin Kramer


Andromeda
Directed by
Jiwon Park


Ants
Directed by
Marc Corrigan


El Reloj
Directed by
Kaina Domínguez


Folk Song Number Two
Directed by
Adam Abada


Gasoline
Directed by
John Hale


Gimme All Your Loving
Directed by
Rob Wadleigh


How We Get Down
Directed by
Chris Sandas


Lady Sings the Blues
Directed by
Henry Rembert


Lawn Knives
Directed by
Alex Fischer & Ellis Bahl


Life On The Run
Directed by
Kris Kling


Next Episode
Directed by
Joshua Coyne


Ohio
Directed by
Alex Fischer & Ellis Bahl


Party Tonight
Directed by
Baby Manqué


Ride On
Directed by
Nick Kaye & Dan Zimmer


Salt Water Jackie
Directed by
Ruthie Levy


We Float
Directed by
Satan's Pearl Horses


Where The Angels Sleep
Directed by
Fabrizio Conte


Your Easy Lovin' Ain't Pleasin' Nothin'
Directed by
Henry DeMaio & Jackson Perry


YOYOYO
Directed by
Vincent Lin


» MVFF+BB 2: 2010 November 9

» MVFF+BB 2 Winning Collaborations

Turn It Around
Directed by
Matthew Pizzano


» MVFF+BB 2 Bands

Beyondo


Ego Puppets


Great Elk


Lisa Jaeggi


Lucius


Ngabo


Ravenous


» MVFF+BB 2 Videos

2011
Directed by
Matt Kliegman


Blue Guitar Blues
Directed by
Daniel Brothers


Dark Sedan
Directed by
Adam Newport-Berra


Five Dimensions
Directed by
Sarah Tamar


Goodies (ZC's Dolce Remix)
Directed by
Jason Stein


I Feel Alive
Directed by
Matt Kliegman


Let's Be Friends (Hit Me Up on The BBM)
Directed by
Mr. Venom


Low Light
Directed by
Kevin F. Tully


Mad Tom of Bedlam
Directed by
Saela Davis


Polar Bear Trophy
Directed by
Ruben Collado


Push Harder
Directed by
Regan Carson


Simple Questions
Directed by
Sarah Scheld


Sugar Lips
Directed by
Adam Newport-Berra


Swim
Directed by
Chunwoo Kae & Kevin Chapados


Tha Dolla
Directed by
Tari Wariebi


The Scientific Findings of Dr. Rousseau
Directed by
Adam Newport-Berra


Things
Directed by
Matt Kliegman


Track 5
Directed by
Preston Spurlock


Undercover
Directed by
Ben Griffin


We Want It
Directed by
Matthew Pizzano


You Are a Mountain
Directed by
Kevin Slack


» MVFF+BB 1: 2009 August 12

» MVFF+BB 1 Winning Collaborations

History Lessons
Directed by
Chris Piazza


Pleasure Town
Directed by
Matt Bockelman


Teenage Whore
Directed by
The Moonmen


» MVFF+BB 1 Bands

Belikos


Dinosaur Feathers


Hank & Cupcakes


No Lindsay


Sami Akbari


The Basements


The Courtesy Tier


The Dead River Company


The Glorious Veins


» MVFF+BB 1 Videos

Again & Again
Directed by
Dennis Liu


Alphanaut
Directed by
Jimmy Ahlander


America, Let's go!
Directed by
Karen Odyniec


Another Girl
Directed by
Kamyshanov Konstantin


Autumn Fallin
Directed by
Daniel Brothers


Bang! Bang! Lynda Benglis
Directed by
Torsten Kretchzmar


Bank Song
Directed by
Joseph Zentil


Bible Thumper
Directed by
John Carlucci


Brooklyn Girls
Directed by
Katrina Del Mar, Genny Slag, and Marisa Mikeo


Circles
Directed by
Anna Maltezos


Click Click...Boom!
Directed by
Anu Valia


Cockroach Motel
Directed by
Christopher Piazza


Coming Home
Directed by
Michael Stern


Consequences of War
Directed by
Jacek Kosciuszko


Damn You Hollywood
Directed by
Matthew Morganthaler


Face Behind Your Hands
Directed by
Tyler Ribble


Godda Get It
Directed by
Maya Erdelyi


Happy Hour
Directed by
Spenser Cohen


Hell To Here
Directed by
Kevin Chapados and Chunwoo Kae


I Can't Kiss Me
Directed by
Amos Poe


I Could Be With Anyone
Directed by
Sherng-Lee Huang


I'll Do It
Directed by
Margaux Poupard


Insomnia
Directed by
The Moonmen


Islands
Directed by
Gillian Visco


Junk
Directed by
Kathleen Grace


Kidzz
Directed by
Little Red Robot


Lady of Limbo Town
Directed by
C.R. Saxton


Le Grand Méchant Crew
Directed by
William Quenum


Legs So Long It's Crazy
Directed by
Kelley J. Brower


Light Pollution
Directed by
Daniel Brothers and Greg Wilson


Nights Of December
Directed by
David Jakubovic


No Sleep Till Brooklyn
Directed by
Nick Wilson


Our Town
Directed by
Christian Amundson


P.O.S.I.
Directed by
Jaques Del Conte


Park
Directed by
Andrew Wonder


Perfect
Directed by
Bryan Reisberg


Trem
Directed by
Lourenco Parente & Gabriel Flaksman


Wilted Flower
Directed by
Fred Guerrier


 
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