First up in the ‘Cut And Run’ clip, Isaac and Laurie held a workout class. Then in their ‘Chokehold’ vid, Isaac quit his job as the band’s drummer to pursue his dream of becoming an international dance sensation, leading Laurie to audition for a new drummer, seeing applications from members of The Maccabees, Royal Blood, Blur and more.
Next up for the ‘Magnolia’ video? Painting and decorating, obviously.
The pair don’t actually get much work done in the video - there’s a lot of larking about and lunch breaks - but we’d probably still hire them.
Slaves are on tour in the UK across November, with a huge London show scheduled in for Alexandra Palace.
The band the new issue of DIY alongside IDLES - read their cover feature in full online here, and watch the ‘Magnolia’ video and view the tour dates below.
07 Newcastle, O2 Academy Newcastle
08 Glasgow, Barrowlands
10 Nottingham, Rock City
12 Belfast, Limelight
13 Dublin, Academy
15 Norwich, UEA
16 Liverpool, O2 Academy
17 Manchester, Academy
19 Leeds, O2 Academy
20 Bristol, O2 Academy
22 Cardiff, Tramshed
23 Birmingham, O2 Academy
24 London, Alexandra Palace