Promonews - 26th Oct 2020

Royal Blood come roaring back, with a suitably powerful visual accompaniment to the rousing, very catchy Trouble's Coming by Lx.

Combining both performance and elements of narrative, Lx draws upon the band's visual history to make something fresh. So there's a sketched storyline involving with a brooding threat of violence - and involving the RB boys Mike and Ben finally setting off in their vintage Cortina GXL. That's blended with a performance by the duo which is slick and stylised - and, crucially, it's as viscerally engaging as the narrative.  

In a departure from his usual stamping ground of hip hop and grime, Lx shows that his strength in delivering charismatic performances, within a framework of strongly art directed and VFX-enhanced set-ups translates extremely well for the Brighton-based duo's banging rock tune. No trouble at all.  

PRO Credits

Credits

DirectorDir. Lx
ProducerKareem Adeshina
Executive ProducerSandra Spethmann
Executive ProducerAndy Roberts
Production ManagerPalma Derzsi
1st ADLuke Goodrich
Director of PhotographyOlan Collardy
Focus PullerKate Eccarius
GafferSalvador Gomes-lopez
Art DirectorDavid Hamilton
Make-upShiv Ashman
EditorJo Lewandowska
Editing companyOkay Studio
ColouristJonny Tully
Grading companyBig Buoy
Post ProducerKareem Adeshina
VFXBravespark Media
CommissionerJen Ivory
LabelWarner Records
EditorDir. Lx
EditorGary Coogan
Executive ProducerSimon Oxley
Editing companyThe Quarry
VFX CompanyDenova Media

Promonews - 26th Oct 2020

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