Clowns, serial killers, and demonic possessions are terrifying, however as Revenge Spouse reveals in her new video, it’s actually the ‘poisonous selections we make and concern’ which can be the true horrors.
For these craving grindhouse by the use of Greta Gerwig, in comes the enchanting tones and unnerving imagery of “Home,” the brand new visible from art-pop undertaking Revenge Wife. Described as “Phil Collins meets 10cc,” the track “Residence” is given a video that reveals Revenge Spouse – aka Elizabeth Nistico of indie-pop duo HOLYCHILD – in a collection of scenes stolen out of the hypersexual celluloid “Horror” part of a video rental retailer. The context of the imagery transforms the track’s gentle, sparse manufacturing. Revenge Spouse’s enchanting vocals, as soon as disarming, at the moment are haunting, making a dichotomy that’s underscored by the monitor’s lyrical coronary heart.
“I like ‘Residence,’” Elizabeth tells HollywoodLife. “I made it with the long-lasting band Magdalena Bay — we wrote it collectively, and so they produced — and it seems like nothing I’ve ever executed earlier than. It’s actually 80s and unhappy and has this nostalgic longing. I’ve been making music for a very long time, so it’s good to hit on one thing new for myself.”
“Lyrically, the track goes into that traditional New York/Los Angeles time distinction of… 3 hours,” she says with fun. “.That’s what I’m describing within the verses, like, “you’re having lunch, and I’m having breakfast,” and so forth. It was actually private for me — like all the pieces I make — and I like the best way it sounds.” As for the video, Elizabeth greatest describes it as “a nightmare.”
“It’s sequential with the opposite two movies I’ve out for Revenge Spouse to date,” she explains. “It truly is the prologue, although, and it’s the nightmare that occurs earlier than I.. or the character.. jumps right into a poisonous relationship. I’m actually impressed by horror and poisonous selections we make and concern and why I let concern rule my life. Typically I feel that concern shouldn’t be unhealthy, that there is no such thing as a good or unhealthy, and it’s simply a facet of life to be explored, and typically I feel it may be so parasitic, and it infects all the pieces it touches. I’m attempting to actually dive into that for myself, and I’m exploring it with my songs, my music movies, actually all the pieces.”
“Residence” is the third single from Revenge Spouse’s upcoming debut EP, Background Songs For Your Boring Life: Half I. The primary two – “Earthquake” and “Manifest” – have earned her reward for being “mystical,” “dreamy,” and “effervescent,” with a boundless provide of imaginative ideas and creativity. Should you couldn’t glean that from “Residence,” you could be sleeping, and nobody ought to sleep on Revenge Spouse.