As recently as a few years ago, musicians relied on corporate TV networks to play their music videos. Now, thanks to explosion of sites like YouTube and Vimeo, it's easier than ever for bands to release and promote videos independently. Many of the most flashy, memorable music videos from the past year didn't come from major label bands with money to blow; rather, they came from indie bands, some of them little-known, who managed to win over audiences with eye-grabbing clips.
Here are our ten favourite music videos from Canadian artists in 2010. These may be more humble than the big-budget clips of the '90s, but they're no less effective.
Head to the next page to begin Exclaim!'s Top 10 Canadian Indie Music Videos from 2010.