To say The Front Bottoms’ new video is extraordinary is to say nothing…

March 16, 2018

Every now and then, rock bands shoot odd videos, and we even expect this oddity from certain bands, like The Front Bottoms. But this time the New Jersey group has taken a step farther in quirkiness: the band has shared a really weird music video for ‘Tie Dye Dragon,’ the first track from their upcoming EP.

Don’t expect any action or plot in the video: instead you’ll be watching singer Brian Sella’s head on the table next to vegetables and eggs, as if it was some still life painting. To make it even more disturbing, his head is being massaged by some woman in disguise throughout the entire clip… We can only wonder what inspired the band or director Mark Jaworski to come up with such visuals.

Give the new video for ‘Tie Dye Dragon’ a look below:

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If you found ‘Tie Dye Dragon’ fun to watch and ear-pleasing, you’ll be happy to know the song is part of the band’s upcoming EP, titled Ann, following 2014’s Rose EP. The new record contains five new tracks and is due for release May 18.

At the end of the spring, The Front Bottoms are off for a two-month North American headlining tour. The band’s set is organized in a curious way: Set No. 1 will include the Rose and Ann EPs, while the second part of the show will see their new album Going Grey live in its entirety and the most famous tracks from other records. See the full list of tour dates below.

The Front Bottoms 2018 Tour Dates:

05/22 – Clifton Park, NY @ Upstate Concert Hall
05/23 – Baltimore, MD @ Baltimore Soundstage
05/25 – Asheville, NC @ The Orange Peel
05/26 – Athens, GA @ Georgia Theatre
05/29 – New Orleans, LA @ House of Blues
05/30 – Birmingham, AL @ Saturn
05/31 – Nashville, TN @ Cannery Ballroom
06/01 ­– Cincinnati, OH @ Bunbury Music Festival
06/02 – Cleveland, OH @ Spring Fling
06/04 – Millvale, PA @ Mr. Smalls Theatre
06/05 – Fort Wayne, IN @ The Clyde Theatre
06/07 – Grand Rapids, MI @ 20 Monroe Live
06/08 – Toronto, ON @ Danforth Music Hall
06/09 – Montreal, QC @ Corona Theatre
06/10 – Providence, RI @ Strand Ballroom & Theatre
06/23 – Denver, CO @ Westword Music Showcase
06/24 – Albuquerque, NM @ Sunshine Theater
06/26 – Tulsa, OK @ Cain’s Ballroom
06/27 – Omaha, NE @ Sokol Auditorium
06/29 – Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue
07/01 – Morgantown, WV @ Mainstage Morgantown

Watch: THE FRONT BOTTOM wish they could be their earlier selves in new track ‘Vacation Town’

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