Video Static (With Steven Gottlieb) GCS005


This episode is a celebration of the Music Video artform! I’m joined by Steven Gottlieb, founder of A website dedicated to music videos and their creative community. We talk about the current state of the music video industry, the upcoming MTV Video Music Awards and how you can become a better music video director or producer.

The Go Creative Show is supported by Kessler (, Rule Boston Camera (, and

Topics Included:

Notes On Video Weekly Update

  • Ben’s crazy week of production
  • People are loving the Pure Hockey commercial Thanks guys!
  • Ben is presenting an FCPX Multicam workflow at the August 22nd BOSCPUG event with Philip Hodgetts and Zack Arnold
  • New segment called “Set Stories” Please send us your Set Stories and we will feature them on the show. Email your set story to ben at bcmediaproductions dot com
  • Rokinon lenses look very similar to CP.2 Primes in our informal tests.

Weekly Update

The Song of the Week

Spotlight: and the Music Video Industry

  • Interview with Stephen Gottlieb, founder of
  • The current state of the Music Video industry
  • The upcoming MTV Video Music Awards
  • How to distribute your music video
  • Do Phil Collins’ videos kick ass?
  • Why “Black Velvet” video makes Ben think of corn-dogs
  • Why older videos are still relevant
  • How to submit your video to
  • Jay Z’s Picasso Baby by Mark Romanek
  • How does Vine and Instagram help promote music videos
  • How to build your music video career
  • And much more.

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One comment on “Video Static (With Steven Gottlieb) GCS005

  1. 5ERG says:

    This was an EXCELLENT podcast with so much GREAT information. Thanks for putting this out for music video people… looking forward to more on the subject!

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