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The Big Moon reveal video for 'The Road'

We recently brought you The Big Moon’s latest success of a single ‘The Road’ as our Track of the Day. Now they have a brilliant video to delight our eyes as well as our ears.

The band find themselves in a generation game set up with the track’s booming percussion laying wake the simple execution and only emphasising the band’s honest delivery. With cameos ranging from hammers to inflatable flamingos it’s fair to say it’s an instant favourite.

Here’s what the band had to say. “We loved making this video. It was super DIY and on a really low budget, but so many amazing people helped us out that, looking at the final clip, you’d never really know. We went to the local hardware store and got a load of MDF and some celtic green paint, then spent a week designing and building all these little booths – sawing, screwing, drilling, painting, swearing, drinking, dribbling etc. 

“It involved a lot of splinters, a lot of birthday cake, and a lot of love, and thank goodness for our dear, creative, talented and generous friends Archie Sinclair and John Fitzpatrick, without whom we would have turned to jelly. 

“Also RIP Nicky Byrne, the goldfish, who ate himself to death two weeks ago.” 


The Big Moon Live:

26th September  – Gloucester Underground Festival

01st October – Nottingham Bodega Social Club (DIY NEU Tour)

02nd October – Bristol Louisiana (DIY NEU Tour)

03rd October – Birmingham Sunflower Lounge (DIY NEU Tour)

05th October – Liverpool Magnet (DIY NEU Tour)

06th October – Manchester Night & Day (DIY NEU Tour)

08th October – Edinburgh Electric Circus (DIY NEU Tour)

09th October – Glasgow King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut (DIY NEU Tour)

10th October – Newcastle The Cluny 2 (DIY NEU Tour)

12th October – Leeds Brudenell Social Club (DIY NEU Tour)

13th October – Brighton The Haunt (DIY NEU Tour)

14th October – London Dingwalls (DIY NEU Tour)

15th October – 17th October – CMJ, New York

21st October – Leeds Stylus (w/Ezra Furman)

22nd October – London Shepherd’s Bush Empire (w/Ezra Furman)

30th October – London Calling, Amsterdam

7th November – SWN Festival, Cardiff

12th November – Festival Les InRocks, Paris

14th November – Independence Festival, Paris

15th November – Liverpool Arts Club (w/Ezra Furman)

16th November – Manchester Gorilla (w/Ezra Furman)

17th November – Glasgow Art School (w/Ezra Furman)

18th November – Nottingham Glee Club (w/Ezra Furman)

26th November – London Brixton Academy (w/The Vaccines)

29th November – Leeds Academy (w/The Vaccines)

30th November – Bournemouth BIC  (w/The Vaccines)

01st December – Cardiff Motorpoint Arena (w/The Vaccines)

02nd December – Plymouth Pavilions  (w/The Vaccines)

04th December – Blackpool Empress Ballroom (w/The Vaccines)

07th December – Edinburgh Usher Hall (w/The Vaccines)