West Palm Beach's main source for static and fury, the Band in Heaven, is soliciting public support to fund a new music video via Kickstarter. This comes only a couple weeks after the group's last, and successful, effort to raise monies for T-shirts.
The song in question is "Sludgy Dreams," the final song on the group's HoZac 7-inch release due in January. If you're already familiar with the speedy burst of vitriol titled "Sleazy Dreams," consider this song its dirge-y, bum-legged twin. The group is hoping to enlist the services of Alice Cohen to create a video to accompany the song, and thus we have another Kickstarter campaign!
Backers have a chance to be in the music video. Check out her work andDrop them $20 or more, and your photo will be included in the finished product. To get an idea of what you're getting into, take the the washed out psychedelic artwork of a Guided by Voices album cover, and make it move like Terry Gilliam's cut-out animation from Monty Python's Flying Circus, and you're halfway into Cohen's creative universe. Or just watch this:
see what we mean. We set the goal of this campaign very low so that we
can reach it, but we need to raise well over $50. Support if you can and
be a part of something strange
Get your bucks in by November 29 to take part.