So last year I stumbled across Young Empires. A cool Canadian band who I later saw and interviewed at the Great Escape. Their Demo EP was given to and adored by my ears and as such made my top of 2011 list. Now they’re back and being pretty god damn good. Their short album Wake All My Youth is streaming on their Facebook and new video for White Doves (my personal favourite track) is something really special.
The concept goes that you enter your closest friend and they become the protagonist in your story of an almost apocalyptic photography world in which fire can chase you. It sounds mad, and in many ways, it is. It’s also, brilliant! C
Check it out here.
Of course if you don’t have or want to log into Facebook, the video is also available in non-interactive mode.
Take care of each other