New Video: Wolf Gang – Lions in Cages
Missing Oracular Spectacular era MGMT? Dave Fridmann’s waved his magic wand over Max McElligott’s debut album, and it definitely shows. It’s a bit of a grower, but definitely fixes its way into your brain once you give it time.
The video’s kind of pretty, consisting largely as it does of Max wandering round some tower blocks looking like the moody lovechild of Jude Law and Preston Big Brother. There’s also some quite half arsed animal costumes, and a nice bit in a forest at the end.
Top Wolf Gang moment for me is still last year’s swoonsome Back to Back, though the T.E.E.D. remix of The King and All of His Men is also pretty sweet once it gets going. Both are below if you fancy a listen…