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Friday Five: Hi-Fi Cali, Taylor J, and more new Minnesota music videos

Hi-Fi Cali, via Facebook

Hi-Fi Cali, “Ocean Love”

Bora York’s Chris Bartels and Bjorn Nilsen are Hi-Fi Cali, an electronic project with an EP on the way this fall. In this video, they play their song “Ocean Love” (which comes out June 10).

Taylor J, “Heaven Like”

Taylor J makes a set of steps his stage in this engaging music video.

People WILL Dance, “Vibes”

Taylor Seaberg has been putting up great covers and songs on YouTube for years, and she’s now part of a promising funk/rock band called People WILL Dance. Fans of Bomba de Luz should love this.

Har Mar Superstar, “Youth Without Love” (Live)

Har Mar Superstar can dazzle audiences all over the world, as he proves in this video from France’s Le petit journal. And here, Facebook/Twitter comments are a joy to read through — “J’adore ce mec” (“I love this guy”), reads one. Another enthuses, “Quel découverte” (“What a discovery”)!