London grime-punk duo Bob Vylan have shared a video for brand spanking new single Depraved & Dangerous, the newest single to emerge from their newly-released, Bob Vylan Presents The Value Of Life album.
Talking of the video, the band say, “Depraved & Dangerous is a mosh pit, competition prepared banger and after we have been enthusiastic about what the video would appear to be we simply knew it needed to be shot in Jamaica, and having full inventive management and being in full management of the price range, we have been in a position to simply rise up and do precisely that!”
“I [Bobby] reached out to Yannick Reid who’s an unimaginable director in Jamaica and works with Koffee, Protoje, Lila Ike to call a couple of, he cherished the observe and got here again with a imaginative and prescient that matched completely with what we have been pondering, even right down to the DIY flame thrower which is a cultural staple of dancehalls in Jamaica, it simply suits with the tune completely.
“We used a totally native crew and I styled the outfits. Being a jungle sort of observe I knew I needed to pull out some classic Moschino items which have been in style within the UK jungle raves again within the day. It’s the main target observe from the brand new album so we knew it needed to make an affect after we launched it and this video helps us do exactly that!”
Discussing their new album, the follow-up to 2020’s We Dwell Right here, the duo say: “This album comes at a really unusual time. It was initially meant to return out a lot earlier however sure issues weren’t in place for us to take action. I say it comes at an odd time as a result of we wrote it earlier than the main consideration on the price of dwelling disaster that so many people are affected by in the mean time as a result of grasping authorities insurance policies which have left folks selecting between heating and consuming but it surely appears as if the album is extra related now than it might have ever been, which is an extremely unhappy factor to grasp about your personal creative creation, however a sadder factor to grasp concerning the state of this nation and the so-called leaders answerable for it.
“The album is a detailing of assorted interactions with cash from all of the walks of life that we’ve got witnessed or been a part of, a few of them harmful, a few of them musical, some monotonous, some much less glamorous than others however all of them vital in their very own manner. That is one of the best musical output of our profession up to now and it brings us immense pleasure to lastly supply it to folks, but it surely brings us immense disappointment to be so correct with the relevancy of the subject material all through.”
Bob Vylan Presents The Value Of Life is out now on the band’s personal Ghost Theatre label.
The duo have lined up some in-store appearances subsequent week to assist the discharge. See them at:
Apr 25: Tough Commerce Nottingham
Apr 27: Tough Commerce Bristol
Apr 28: Tough Commerce East London