Published Jul 27, 2011Recent years have seen many bands gaining inspiration from the past, with vintage-sounding tracks popping up across genres. The synth sounds of the '80s have been of particular note, and Wild Beasts have embraced them wholeheartedly.
"Bed of Nails," as featured on the band's recent Smother LP, has just received the video treatment. The simple performance video lets the dreamy, synth-soaked music speak for itself.
The addition of colourful lighting and circling camera evokes the memory of a decade characterized in John Hughes films. Check it out for yourself.
Smother is in stores now via Domino Records.