Directed by Alex P Smith and shot in Hamilton, Ontario, the video features the band in a killer car chase. “Modern Guy is the first real driving song of the 21st century,” they say. “So we made a driving video. End of story.”
Revisit our chat with Death From Above 1979 from our March issue now, and see the tour dates below!
See Death From Above 1979 live at the following dates:
07 - Victoriaville, QC - Rock La Cruze
17 - St John’s, NL - Iceberg Alley
19 - Las Vegas, NV - Life Is Beautiful Festival
05 - Washington, DC - Union Stage
06 - Philadelphia, PA - Underground Arts
07 - Brooklyn, NY - Music Hall of Williamsburg
09 - Montreal, QC - Corona Theatre
10 - Ottawa, ON - Bronson Centre
12 - Toronto, ON - Queen Elizabeth Theatre
13 - Guelph, ON - Guelph Concert Theatre
15 - London, ON - London Concert Theatre
16 - Cleveland, OH - Beachland Ballroom
17 - Detroit, MI - Majestic Theatre
19 - Chicago, IL - Metro
20 - Minneapolis, MN - Fine Line
21 - Winnipeg, MB - Park Theatre
23 - Calgary, AB - Palace Theatre
24 - Edmonton, AB - Midway
26 - Victoria, BC - Capital Ballroom
27 - Vancouver, BC - Commodore Ballroom
29 - Tacoma, WA - Fawcett Hall
30 - Portland, OR - Doug Fir
01 - San Francisco, CA - Great American Music Hall
02 - Los Angeles, CA - The Fonda
03 - Pioneertown, CA - Pappy and Harriet's
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