Apple iPhone 3GS – Mr. Pitiful, Matt Costa

Ah the benefits of being SuperFast – as in with the new iPhone 3GS.  This ad shows how a skateboarder is easily recorded & uploaded onto the Internet by the new device,  while Mr. Pitiful by Matt Costa chimes along.  It’s ironic that Matt Costa was almost a professional skateboarder… Continue reading Apple iPhone 3GS – Mr. Pitiful, Matt Costa

Kaiser Permanente – Apple, Melanie Horsnell

Apple, as titled by Nylon Studios, beats heartily through this commercial by Kaiser Permanente.

Melanie is originally from Sydney, Australia and collaborated with Nylon Studios, an Australian ad/film studio with an impressive portfolio of work.

Find out more about Melanie Horsnell here:

Find out more about Nylon Studios at or

The song, Apple, was made exclusively for the Kaiser Permanente commercial.

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Apple iPhone, Shazam – You Me and the Bourgeoise, The Submarines

Yet another ad from Apple featuring the Submarines and You Me and the Bourgeoise.

The commercial does feature a cool iPhone app called Shazam that lets you find music, just like!

Blake and John are still at

Get You Me and the Bourgeoise on The Submarines - Honeysuckle Weeks - You, Me and the Bourgeoise

Get the Shazam iPhone app on Shazam

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Apple iPod Touch – Around the Bend, The Asteroids Galaxy Tour

Apple iPod Touch is the funnest – at least according to this commercial, which jams out to Around the Bend by The Asteroids Galaxy Tour .

Find out more about The Asteroids Galaxy Tour here:
About The Asteroids Galaxy Tour (self-described):

“…Danes dedicated to taking pop technicolour, having funk get down with folk and forcing old soul to shake its booty to horn stabs and lazy beats.”

Get Around the Bend on The Asteroids Galaxy Tour - Around the Bend - EP - Around the Bend

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Apple iPhone 3G – You Me and the Bourgeoise, Submarines (2)

Another iPhone ad touching on the perks of the 3G version.

Great, lively song You Me and the Bourgeoise by The Submarines.

Learn more about Blake and John at their website

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Apple iTunes + iPod – Vertigo, U2

One of many Apple iPod commercials where the ad is completely driven by the music of the artist – in this case Vertigo by U2.

“U2” began as a secondary school band after Larry Mullen, Jr. (drummer) posted tryouts on his school bulletin board in 1976. They are now known internationally & have redefined their music over the years with amazing success.

Get Vertigo on U2 - How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb - Vertigo

Find out what U2 is up to at or on their MySpace page.

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Apple iPod + iTunes – Shut Up and Let Me Go, The Ting Tings

A visually psychedelic iPod commercial from Apple jams to Shut Up and Let Me Go by the Ting Tings.

The Ting Tings, an alternative rock band from England, won Best UK Video at the MTV Video Awards in 2008.

Find out more about what Jules and Katie are up to on their site: or MySpace.

Get Shut Up and Let Me Go on The Ting Tings - We Started Nothing - Shut Up and Let Me Go