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MOGWAI Reveal Hypnotising Visuals for ‘Party In The Dark’

The Scottish outfit to release new album, Every Country’s Sun, in September.

Mogwai have shared capturing clip for new single Party In The Dark, taken from their forthcoming highly-anticipated album Every Country’s Sun, out next month.

With two decades of experience, Mogwai easily shape melodic soundscape built on precision and minimalism. Fascinating and hazy, their spacious trance-rock has now got aesthetically unique visuals to match in the form of Party In The Dark video.

Directed by Craig Murray and inspired by 80s sci-fi and horror movies, the practical effects film was created using silicone moulded sculptures, which were cast in wax and then melted. The video was filmed over 10 days a combination of stop motion, regular and time-lapse filming.

Party In The Dark will be available to purchase on 7” on August 25th, which includes exclusive b-side track Eternal Panther.

The band joined forces with producer Dave Fridmann when working on Every Country’s Sun, marking their first collaboration since 2001’s Rock Action.

Every Country’s Sun is set for release on September 1st via Rock Action Records.

The band has also announced an extensive world tour, but with only two UK shows.


15 – London, O2 Academy Brixton

16 – Glasgow, The SSE Hydro