Stephen Malkmus and The Jicks: “Senator” video debuts on Grantland

The new video from Stephen Malkmus and The Jicks’ Mirror Traffic (buy the album) – directed by Scott Jacobson and starring Jack Black and Gary Cole – is presented today by Grantland. There’s nothing like having movie stars in your video.

Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks are finishing up their US tour:

Sunday 16 – San Francisco, CA – Treasure Island Music Festival
Wednesday 19 – Los Angeles, CA – The Music Box At The Henry Fonda
Thursday 20 – Solano Beach, CA – Belly Up Tavern

Full video credits:

Starring: Jack Black, Gary Cole, Morgan Nagler, DC Pierson, Chris Regan, Brian Stack, Maria Thayer, Todd Levin, Adam Willis, April O’Neil, Dan O’Reilly

Written/directed/edited…. Scott Jacobson
Director of Photography…. Fortunato Procopio
Second Camera…. Charles Son
Assistant Director/Etc….. Whitney Blank
Graphics…. Nora Smith
Portland DP…. Reed Harkness
Second Unit…. Mike James
Assistant Camera…. Brad Greenspan
Second AC…. Nicky Fuchs
Production Manager…. John Henry Lang
Production Designer…. Nigel Mogg
Jib Operator…. Gaston Carrizo
Gaffer…. Dan Jagels
Grip…. Zach Helmer
Hair and Makeup…. Michele Dawn Sweeney
PA…. Mike Gamms
Location Services by…. HotHouse Productions

Special thanks to Ruth and David at El Corazon en las Nubes alpaca ranch in Malibu, CA.

Thanks to The Woods in Portland, Origami Vinyl, Adam Willis, Todd Levin, Drea Clark, Dave Willis, Nils Bernstein, Chris Lombardi, Ted Travelstead.