Devin Sarno is currently VP of Creative Services for Warner Records in Los Angeles where he has commissioned music videos for artists such as: Green Day, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Linkin Park, My Chemical Romance, Deftones, Gary Clark Jr. and many others.
Previous to Warner, Sarno was a commissioner at Virgin Records America and The WORK Group/Sony Music. In his free time, Sarno is also a Bassist / Composer who has released over 25 recorded works.
Our recent chat with Devin discusses his favourite campaigns and talks about the overlaps between visual creativity and music.
I’m currently working on videos for Mastodon, Sub Urban and Patrick Droney.
Creatively at the moment, I’m loving the sound work of Claire Rousay. She can weave a spellbinding mood from a patchwork of field recordings. Her Twitter feed is also highly entertaining.
There’s a good chance this answer changes every time someone asks me, but right now my all-time favourite music video is Tom Waits Downtown Train. Directed by Jean-Baptiste Mondino.