stores announce video for their debut single "bones"
The debut single from Merseyside based stores, bones has already caught the attention of the likes of Speedy Wunderground founder Dan Carey, who gave the song a spin when sitting in for Steve Lamacq on BBC Radio 6 Music. The single has also found it's way on to a range of playlists including Spotify's 'Melomania', Birp FM's Indie, The So Young List and others.
“really excited about this, amazing new duo going by the name of Stores” - John Kennedy, Radio X
“kind of sounds like peak mid 90s Blur to me... they come from Liverpool... that’s out on Eggy Records, a label based up in Birkenhead." - Matt Wilkinson, Apple Music 1
The band have just released the music video for bones, directed by Existential Pleasures.
"A story regarding the complexities and imbalances of a toxic relationship, a perpetual loop of virulent tendencies in which each consort feels like a sacrificial lamb on the altar"
The CGI animation created by Existential Pleasures Studio manifests the duo digitally in a contorted digital dreamscape. Presenting the themes of toxic relationships with the imagery of lambs for the slaughter, peace offering flowers and rabbits in the headlights.
About Existential Pleasures - Existential Pleasures are a multi-faceted creative studio formed in 2015 by Fionn de Buitlèar and Joseph Wyness. Their output of work intertwines various artistic disciplines including graphic design, 3D animation, product design and art direction. The studio looks to constantly push boundaries in its work through the use of the newest technologies to form new ways of storytelling.