and Esmé Patterson
supportive. In the new video for "Dearly Departed," the ghostly pair lend a shoulder to cry on, and a shove in the direction of self-destruction to a recently (violently) separated ex-couple. Everyone needs an enabler to coach them towards the bottom of the bottle. By the end of the video the break-up is small potatoes for the unhappy couple. Perhaps that's because they both die violently at their own hands, with a little help from dead friends, but hearts don't break in hell.
"Dearly Departed," which features vocals from the lovely living
Esmé Patterson, comes off Shakey Graves album And the War Came
, out now via Dualtone Records. Get your copy here
, and watch the hauntingly hilarious video below: