Vista Blues – A Sad Song from PC

Another installment in Apple’s Get A Mac series has PC (John Hodgman) singing a country and western song, The Vista Blues. All Mac (Justin Long) can do is stick around to hear the sad song.

Vista Blues in Apple Get A Mac commercial

So many users are leaving me
And they ain’t coming back
Vista’s got issues
It’s so glitchy
They’re leaving me for Mac…

Click on the image below to play the video.


The Sad Song ad is part of the Get A Mac campaign developed at TBWA\Chiat\Day by worldwide creative director Lee Clow, executive creative directors Duncan Milner, Eric Grunbaum, creative director Jason Sperling, associate creative director Chuck Monn, art directors Chuck Monn, Jamie Reilly, copywriter Kevin Tenglin, agency producers Hank Zakroff and Francesca Moore.

Filming was shot by director Phil Morrison via Epoch Films with director of photography Peter Donahue.

Editor was Lucas Eskin at Mad River Post. Post production was done at Company 3 by colorist Stefan Sonnenfeld and producer Gavin Miljkovich.