Mogwai have today shared the video for new single ‘Party In The Dark’, taken from forthcoming album Every Country’s Sun. Directed by Craig Murray and inspired by 80s sci-fi and horror movies, the practical effects film was created using silicone moulded sculptures, which were cast in wax and then melted. The video was filmed over ten days a combination of stop motion, regular and time-lapse filming.
‘Party In The Dark’ includes exclusive b-side track ‘Eternal Panther’, a distorted slab of Dinosaur Jr inspired noise-rock shows yet another side to the ever-evolving band.
The new track comes from forthcoming record Every Country’s Sun, a project that see’s the Scottish band join forces once again with producer Dave Fridmann, for the first time since 2001’s Rock Action.