Squid Share Video for New Song ‘The Blades’

Squid have launched ‘The Blades’, the newest providing from their forthcoming file O Monolith. Following earlier entries ‘Swing (In a Dream)’ and ‘Undergrowth’, the monitor arrives with an accompanying video directed by Kasper Häggström and starring You actor Charlotte Ritchie. Watch and hear beneath.
Based on a press launch, ‘The Blades’ is singer Ollie Decide’s favorite Squid tune so far.“It’s much more weak than stuff we’ve beforehand completed, which might be fairly a frightening factor,” he stated. “Dan [Carey] and I have been speaking about vocal supply and the way it could be good to not utterly let myself go, and never fall again on shouting as a result of it’s extra immediately gratifying. The tip of the tune is de facto delicate and tender and I don’t assume we’ve completed one thing like that earlier than.”
“On the floor it’s a tune about police brutality with the final part sort of impressed by The Inform Story Coronary heart by Edgar Allen Poe, though I’ve by no means learn the ebook, I’ve simply seen The Simpsons’ spoof of it,” Decide added. “Narratively it follows a police helicopter pilot’s day, ending with him in mattress listening to one other pilot circling the skies as if he have been taunting him. There’s a deeper that means in there someplace of my concern of ego, however I’m nonetheless figuring out which little bit of the tune that’s coming from.”
O Monolith is slated to reach on June 9 by way of Warp Data.