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David Knight - 16th Jan 2018

Merrill Garbus of Tune-Yards (or tUnE-yArDs) and Mimi Cave go way back. Now they reunite to present another wonderfully uplifting mess of kinetic song-and-dance for Heart Attack, from the forthcoming album I Can Feel You Creep Into My Private Life.

Cave's colour coordinated dancers are arranged in different locations, then suffer simulataneous faux-coronaries when they remove paper bags from their heads, while Garbus cuts a theatrically agonised figure under a heavy spotlight. They all eventually gather together for a final throw of life's dice, while Garbus does the best "heart attack-ack-ack-ack-ack" since Billy Joel's Moving Out.

No one really does the overly dramatic quite like her, certainly not in what is generally termed 'alternative music'. 

Credits

DirectorMimi Cave
ProducerZachary Wright
Production CompanyDoomsday Entertainment
Executive ProducerDanielle Hinde
Executive ProducerJason Cole
Director of PhotographyLogan Triplett
Focus PullerMike Lemnitzer
2nd ACNatalie Abraham
GafferBeau Beagles
Art DirectorMason Reynolds
WardrobeJordy Scheinberg
HairKevianno Guerrero
Make-upKevianno Guerrero
EditorLindsey Naldoski
ColouristAyumi Ashley
Director's RepresentationReprobates
CommissionerGabe Spierer
Label4AD Records
Director's Rep (UK)Moxie Pictures
Director's Rep (UK)Leila Mozun
Other creditsProd Manager: Andoni Elias Nava Prod Coordinator: Lindsey Koens Wardrobe Assistant: Shelby Jacobson Dancers: Matthew Peacock, Megan Lawson, Spenser Theberge, Linda Davis, Jo’Artis Ratti, Frances Orr Production Assistants: Jason Smith, Robert Main, Dorsey Britton Special Thanks: BEAST Editorial

David Knight - 16th Jan 2018

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