Take a Wild Ride in Courtney Barnett’s Elevator With Sleater-Kinney, Jeff Tweedy, and Just a Few More Randos

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The toughest song Courtney Barnett had to write to get her Grammy nom (okay, that probably wasn't her intention, but hey!) was "Elevator Operator," just your everyday story about a dude in an elevator with some woman who's convinced he's trying to kill himself. Turns out visualizing that whole bonkers scenario isn't so tough when you've got friends like Sleater-Kinney, Jeff Tweedy and his son, and a bunch of famous Aussies. They all cameo in the song's video, an Inception-inspired ride on Barnett's boring elevator where nothing happens except maybe fiery magic tricks, partying nuns, and, uh, a woman who can't keep her hands (or shoe) off the emergency button. Just you wait till Barnett gets to the roof.