I progster MONUMENTS pubblicano oggi il nuovo singolo “Deadnest“. Il brano è già disponibile su tutte le piattaforme digitali mentre il video è stato presentato ieri, venerdì 26 marzo, sul canale YouTube di Century Media Records:
“Deadnest” è il secondo lavoro con Andy Cizek dietro al microfono e dopo il ritorno di Mike Malyan alla batteria. Guarda il video di “Animus” pubblicato lo scorso anno QUI.
“Our last release ‘Animus’ focused on pop/melody so I wanted to contrast this with darker, lower, aggressive and abrasive moments for ‘Deadnest’. Maintaining energy and momentum throughout was definitely a goal. I tried to keep myself in the headspace of a young hungry kid with a lot to prove which I believe is reflected in the technicality of the song. It has a major/minor feel, playing with happy and uplifting passages but also sad sounds that paint despair and take away any hope.
It was inspired by a level in a video game – a nasty dark place that had no light and is completely jagged and uninhabitable, yet many creatures still called this place home. I found that real life has many parallels with this – sometimes the place where you are meant to feel safe doesn’t provide that for you at all. Another example is with fear, anxiety and paranoia – these things inhabit you, sometimes physically, but always mentally.
How can you escape your own mind and how can you fight something that is internal? The lyrical concepts perfectly aligned, and ‘Deadnest’ was born.”MONUMENTS
Andy Cizek – vocals
John Browne – guitar
Mike Malyan – drums
Adam Swan – bass
Olly Steele – guitar