‘Rushing The Acid Frat’ comes along with a fancy new animated video, which sees cartoon Stephen bobbing his way through an alternate universe.
The song concerns a certain type of student the Pavement legend remembers, with, as he describes, a “Grateful Dead druggy tie-dye” vibe.
He describes the new song as the soundtrack for a “Star Wars bar scene in such a frat … it’s kinda 12-bar but gigged with psych lyrics.”
We recently spoke to Stephen Malkmus for our New Tricks feature, running through some of his current musical obsessions.
Read the feature in full here, and watch the new video for ‘Rushing The Acid Frat’ below.
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