Liela Moss of The Duke Spirit has announced that her new solo album, Who The Power, will be released on August 7th via Bella Union, and to celebrate she’s released a new video for lead track Atoms At Me, directed and filmed by her neighbour and IYEARA singer Paul O’Keeffe.
There’s a certain angst and disquiet about ‘Atoms At Me’ as it bubbles away at the start, this wiry guitar and bass seemingly holding onto each chord for as long as possible, and it’s only when it reaches the chorus and the addition of little synth lines, marimba and harmonies on the vocal that things open out and sound more spacious. The release is like a rush, and leaves you wanting more. Much more.
Of the video Liela says “I am dancing with the walls and grooving in the recesses. Preparing – but hesitating – to reveal more of myself. The visual quality softly distorts and abstracts me, hinting at the way we keep old emotional patterns at bay; a bit too afraid to bring them to surface, to witness your needs and fears with clarity.” “If you’re going to deconstruct the modern psyche,”
Watch it, here