The vocalist sounds like Bono choking himself with Thom Yorke’s tongue. “Put The Days Away” by Philadelphia’s Sun Airway has a nice enough disposition to at least appreciate. Granted I’m not sold enough on the single to pick up the LP, but it’s good to see Philadelphia looking colorful and beautiful under the yellow streetlights. And the visuals are pretty spectacular. I’m not one to exchange sound for eye candy, but...
Via press release:
Dead Oceans would like to present the official music video for Sun Airway's "Put the Days Away," directed by Ricardo Rivera of KLIP Collective.
Night has fallen upon Philadelphia, and our heroine is making her way through the streets on her bicycle. Something is wrong, and the sight of happy couples are certainly not helping. She arrives home, soaked from the rain and begins to put the day away. Her unconscious mind becomes animated for us, a gorgeous combination of visual projections previously seen for Sun Airway's "Oh, Naoko," "Infinity," and "Waiting On You."
Click here to watch and embed "Put the Days Away" by Sun Airway.
Sun Airway's much-anticipated album, Nocturne of Exploded Crystal Chandelier, will be released on October 26th in North America and is now available for pre-order at SC Distribution. All pre-orders include an instant MP3 download of the entire album.
Click Here to Pre-Order Nocturne of Exploded Crystal Chandelier
Sun Airway's Fall Tour:
10/26/10 Pittsburgh, PA - Brillobox w/ Lower Dens + Bear In Heaven
10/27/10 Detroit, MI - Magic Stick w/ Lower Dens + Bear In Heaven
10/28/10 Bloomington, IN - The Bishop w/ Lower Dens + Bear In Heaven
10/29/10 Chicago, IL - Lincoln Hall w/ Lower Dens + Bear In Heaven
10/30/10 Grinell, IA - Grinell College w/ Lower Dens + Bear In Heaven
11/02/10 Seattle, WA - Crocodile w/ Lower Dens + Bear In Heaven
11/03/10 Portland, OR - Doug Fir w/ Lower Dens + Bear In Heaven
11/05/10 San Francisco, CA - The Independent w/ Bear In Heaven
11/07/10 Los Angeles, CA - Troubador w/ Lower Dens + Bear In Heaven
11/09/10 San Diego, CA - Casbah w/ Lower Dens + Bear In Heaven
11/10/10 Tucson, AZ - Club Congress w/ Lower Dens + Bear In Heaven
11/12/10 Austin, TX - The Mohawk w/ Future Islands + Lonnie Walker
11/13/10 Baton Rouge, LA - Spanish Moon w/ Cloudland Canyon + Bear In Heaven
11/14/10 Atlanta, GA - The Earl w/ Bear in Heaven
11/15/10 Greensboro, NC - Guilford College w/ Bear in Heaven
11/16/10 Charlottesville, VA - The Southern Cafe and Music Hall w/ Twin Shadow + Bear In Heaven
11/17/10 Philadelphia, PA - Johnny Brenda's w/ Twin Shadow + Bear In Heaven
11/18/10 Cambridge, MA - Middle East Downstairs w/ Twin Shadow + Bear In Heaven
11/19/10 Brooklyn, NY - Music Hall of Williamsburg w/ Twin Shadow + Bear In Heaven
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