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The Liberty Vessels have unveiled the video for new track 'Youth', the follow-up to their previous release, 'Sleep My Dreams Away'. The visual counterpart is constructed of vintage footage of youth culture from yesteryear, with clips showing eating, dancing to records, having a game of rounders, mass protests and the arrival of the riot police. In a weird way, it seems nothing's really changed that much.
You can hear the belief in Oscar Reddrop's honest lyrics, as he exposes troubled words like, "I'm in school and I want out, but I'm too scared to tell anyone about it, 'cos I'm a coward." The chorus also has a similar quality as it runs along with the persistent punk energy in the thumping, untidy drums and the raw, riotous guitars. 'Youth' also has a brush of indie, aligning the Liverpool four-piece with The Vaccines and Peace.
New York-based composer and arranger Nico Muhly calls it "music with a firm structure, a smooth pulse, but always with the possibility of an ecstatic aside either sotto-voce or shouted from the roo...
From her recently released Lovebound EP.
Stock footage is spliced with VHS-quality shots for a comprehensive picture of running wild.
The netart-odyssey feel of the visuals suit the mild psychedelia of the track very well indeed.
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