new music video: villagers
    • WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2010

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    Critically acclaimed Irish group Villagers have released the music video for "That Day," the forthcoming 3rd single off of their Mercury Prize-nominated debut album, Becoming a Jackal. The video is understated for the most part, featuring frontman Conor O'Brien wandering through a pictaresque city strumming acoustic guitar, surrounded by some cool-looking lighting towards the end and occasionally harmonizing with ghostly versions of himself. It's the song itself, though, that does most of the heavy lifting here - its well-written and tightly arranged, and (luckily) doesn't need a splashy video to hold the listener's attention.








    "That Day" will be released as a single on October 4th through Domino Records. Villagers is currently wrapping up a solo US/Canadian tour and will follow with a full-band swing through the UK, US, continental Europe, and the UK again in that order. - peter menniti

    Villagers US/Canada Tour Dates

    9/22 - 400 Bar, Minneapolis, MN (solo)
    9/23 - Milwaukee Film Festival, Milwaukee, Canada (solo)
    9/24 - Schuba's, Chicago, IL (solo)
    9/27 - Drake Underground, Toronto, Canada (solo)
    9/28 - Maverick's, Ottawa, Canada (solo)
    9/29 - Pop Montreal Festival, Montreal, Canada (solo)
    10/19 - Rickshaw Stop, San Francisco, CA
    10/20 - The Music Box, Los Angeles, CA
    10/21 - Belly Up Tavern, San Diego, CA
    10/22 - The Club House, Tempe, AZ
    10/24 - White Rabbit, San Antonio, TX
    10/26 - Emo's, Austin, TX
    10/27 - Warehouse Live, Houston, TX
    10/28 - Granada Theatre, Dallas, TX
    10/29 - Rev Room, Little Rock, AR
    10/30 - Exit/In, Nashville, TN
    11/1 - Kung Fu Necktie, Philadelphia, PA
    11/2 - Knitting Factory, NYC, NY
    11/3 - Mercury Lounge, NYC, NY
    11/4 - Great Scott, Boston, MA

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