The Dø – Gonna Be Sick – New Single Release & Video

The Dø singer Olivia Merilahti leaves the city and her sweetheart behind and takes to the stormy seas in the slick new video for their single – Gonna be sick. Cue Shakespeare references, stylized fabric waves and unnatural events (all filmed in black and white), as gorgeously windswept Olivia fights back her seasickness, and sinister figures in white robes hover in her direction. Poor girl. She’s gonna throw gonna throw gonna throw up.

The new single release starts slowly with deadpan vocals set against a bluesy Marimba line. “Pitbulls at night, put up a fight, Skeleton bone, tasting alright” coos Olivia softly in a way that manages to be cryptic and seductive at the same time. As the understated beat builds, the bass and guitar take a backseat and allow the plaintive vocals to cut through- “he was brave and rescued me, jumped in oceans raging seas” she howls.

Something about this one will keep you hitting the replay button. The Dø have pulled it off: a track that manages to swagger and wear its heart on its sleeve, and a music video that you’ll want to watch again and again. Raw and effortlessly cool.

See on this new single release go to  www.thedomusic.com

words Oli Rahman

 

 

Tags:

You May Also Like

bluedot festival, jodrell bank festival

bluedot Festival add Astronomyy & Ten Fé to otherwordly lineup

Continuing to prove their credentials and moving up the rankings in the small festivals contest, ...

See your ideal gig turned into reality with Ray-Ban Envision

As previously reported Ray-Ban has a series of rather special events that are now ...

listen music

Fun Ways To Enjoy Music This Week

words Al Woods Image Music is a huge part of our lives and runs ...

teeth video

TEETH video – Live Dates, single & video on Moshi Moshi Records

TEETH video – Live Dates and New single with video on Moshi Moshi Records ...

manchester festival

Bluedot Festival 2017 – An Astronomical Success

Bluedot Festival 2017 – An Astronomical Success – words Daniel Lamb Bluedot Festival 2017 ...

Classical Guitar

Take Your Pick: Classical Guitar vs. Acoustic Guitar

words Al Woods Are you a beginner looking to play guitar? The first instrument ...