real estate's 'funny or die' video for 'easy'

New Jersey’s Real Estate really came into their own in 2011, receiving much critical acclaim for Days — including scoring the 11th spot on our year-end list.

Today, the band premiered a brand new video for the song “Easy” on the Will Ferrell/Judd Apatow helmed comedy site funnyordie. Might seem unusual, but the video was directed by Tom Scharpling, who has conceived clever videos for Ted Leo and The New Pornographers.

Amidst Real Estate’s pleasant jangle, this video follows the band’s “street team” — an anti-social bunch who promote the album by harassing pedestrians and kidnapping DJs:

Instilled with hope, go on and take on your day.


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