After returning with thrilling new’un ‘In My Head’ earlier this month, Liverpool’s The Mysterines are now sharing the accompanying film noir inspired vid!
“‘In My Head’ appears to be a love song, but that was not the original intention,” the band’s Lia Metcalfe says. “I did want it to superficially be seen as that, but in reality it’s a song about people who struggle with their mental health. Partly autobiographical, it’s about how sometimes life can feel like you’re being haunted by something out of your control.”
Ushering in the group’s new era, their debut album is now set to follow soon. “Anyone who has ever been granted the opportunity to record a debut album understands that this situation could be deemed as ‘bad timing’,” Lia notes. “Instead, I like to refer to it as ‘almost perfect timing’. Nothing seemed more fitting than to record an album about self destruction whilst the world itself entered into what seemed like a brief apocalypse.
“As a band, we were really grateful to still be able to create during such bleak times. Our wonderful producer Catherine Marks, who put everything she had into the record, turned my songs into perfect pictures of themselves, with both the most frightening and beautiful reflections.”
Watch the video below!
See The Mysterines live at the following dates:
13 - The Trades Club, Hebden Bridge (SOLD OUT)
14 - The Garage, London
20 - O2 Academy, Leicester
21 - The Crescent, York (SOLD OUT)
22 - The Key Club, Leeds
23 - Academy, Manchester
28 - The Mash House, Edinburgh
29 - St Doms, Newcastle
30 - O2 Academy, Liverpool
Look back on the action from DIY’s stage at Molotow and more.
It’s the third preview of debut album ‘Makes Me Sick Makes Me Smile’, due this month.
It comes alongside the news that they’ve signed to Dead Oceans.
The trio’s last album came in 2017 with ‘After Laughter’.