The Quietus - A new rock music and pop culture website

News

WATCH: New Grumbling Fur
Laurie Tuffrey , July 8th, 2013 07:14

Watch the video for The Ballad Of Roy Batty from forthcoming LP Glynnaestra

Add your comment »

We're huge fans of Grumbling Fur here at tQHQ - not buying their album Glynnaestra when Thrill Jockey release it on July 23 would be a grave error of judgement - so are delighted to premiere their new video for album cut 'The Ballad Of Roy Batty' - have a watch above.

It's another ace track, with ringing, mystical percussion and guitar drone overlaid by Daniel O'Sullivan and Alexander Tucker's vocal harmonies intoning a central lyrical theme half-inched from Rutger Hauer's infamous speech at the end of Blade Runner: "I've seen things you people would not believe..." The video is a masterwork for anyone who enjoys fine knitwear, forests and telekinesis. Which, really, should be just about everyone.

Head over to Thrill Jockey to pre-order the album here.

If you love our features, news and reviews, please support what we do with a one-off or regular donation. Year-on-year, our corporate advertising is down by around 90% - a figure that threatens to sink The Quietus. Hit this link to find out more and keep on Black Sky Thinking.