Video: New Look – The Ballad

My most recent song obsession has been that of New Look‘s new song and altogether awesome video, “ the ballad“. The song is what it says on the packet. A beautiful eerie electro ballad which is altogether epic due to a repeating strange beat, slow base, faster high hat and the waving synth backing. This all coincides with her beautifully creamy voice which sings a slow melodic tune about love and how things aren’t always that hard. The film in question is by Will Davidson. When I looked for his past films not much music popped up, instead a steadily worsening fashion filmier, his work isn’t bad it’s just better now. The film is a lovely mix of projection of faces and shapes a car journey and a lot of smoke. The video speaks a lot better than I can do it justice.

“New Look: The Ballad” directed by Will Davidson from SWELL on Vimeo.


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  1. Thanks for sharing this. We would love to hear more from you: check out Swell’s other videos at http://vimeo.com/swellny/videos.
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Hamish Wirgman Written by
On the 2nd Jun 2011