Watch: Gossip - “Get a Job” Video

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Feb 15, 2013
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Gossip have premiered a new video for their track "Get a Job." Taken off the band's latest studio album A Joyful Noise, the Price James-directed clip depicts the band inhabiting a collection of ads in a newspaper's classified section. According to the band the song "is about all the rich kids we knew when we were younger, kids who never had jobs but always had money for partying or getting their hair done. We would come home from our fast food jobs in greasy clothes and they would have spent all their parents’ money on handbags and vodka."

In addition to the video the Olympia-based trio made a list of some of the real-world jobs they've held in the past, and "some we'll probably have again the future."


Burger King 
Phone Psychic 
Custodian at the Evergreen State College 
Mail order at K Records and at Kill Rock Stars 
I'm a farmer now and there's no money in it


Paper boy  
Dishwasher at a German retirement home 
Condom store employee 
Dildo salesperson (this is real and was actually different than the condom store)  


Bud’s Discount Warehouse
Wal Mart
Puff’s $12 Zoo
Sonic Burgers
Western Sizzlin’
A&W Hot Dogs
King’s Den Hair Dressers
Metro Clothing
Mrs. Powell’s Cinnamon Rolls
Tee’s Me
Coffee People
Black Cat Coffeehouse
Sharif’s Coffee
I ran a hair salon out of my house
I can’t even remember all the jobs! Nathan called me the professional job destroyer



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November 2nd 2017

This is a pretty interesting video. I am sure that it will help many people get the job they have wanted, at least get them motivated to use every tool possible. For example, if you choose to compare resume writers NYC it will benefit your professional development greatly.