The Black Angels’ have premiered their new video for “Evil Things” from Indigo Meadow. The clip takes dark, gritty scenes from a child’s dreams — many of which including an ominous black horse — to create a fitting accompaniment to the sounds and themes of the droning, chugging track. “Evil Things,” which was directed by Kevin Castanheira.
The band has been hard at work on new material and recently wrapped up a winter tour with the legendary Roky Erickson. In the near future, The Black Angels will be playing South By Southwest, Austin Psych Fest, Sasquatch Festival and Maverick Festival. Austin Psych Fest, curated by The Black Angels, is in its seventh year. From May 2 – 4, 2014, the lineup boasts The Brian Jonestown Massacre, The Black Angels, Loop, The Dandy Warhols, Panda Bear and many more. The full lineup and festival information can be found at www.austinpsychfest.com.
The Black Angels’ (Christian Bland – guitar, drone machine/organ; Alex Maas – vocals, bass, organ, drone machine; Stephanie Bailey – drums, percussion; Kyle Hunt – keyboards, percussion, bass, guitar; Jake Garcia – guitar, bass) most revelatory collection thus far, Indigo Meadow marks the Austin, Texas-based band’s fourth full-length release, following 2010’s Phosphene Dream.