Directed and designed by James Carbutt and animated by Pip Williamson, James says, “The dingy pub setting in the film is based on the Working Men’s Clubs of my hometown (Barnsley). It was nice to imagine IDLES bursting in and spreading a message of love. During our research we discovered that no two Wetherspoons carpets are the same, they are all unique like snowflakes, so yeah making this film was a wild ride.”
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The song is lifted from their recent record ‘Ultra Mono’.
“It’s a track about not knowing the magic ‘til the magic is behind us.”
Last month, we teamed up with Signature Brew for a series of intimate, socially-distanced outdoor shows to celebrate DIY’s big 100th issue. Ah, to be in the warm embrace of live music once more…
Taking place in Leeds in July!