Interpol return with 'Lights' video, stay super weird | EW.com

Music | The Music Mix

Interpol return with 'Lights' video, stay super weird

interpol

interpolNew York’s dark-rock dandies Interpol will return this September with a self-titled fourth-album, their first since 2007’s Our Love to Admire—and first without longtime bassist/hairdo virtuouso Carlos D. And guess what? Whatever the calendar and the thermometer might say, it is not (ever) summer in the House of Interpol.

The clip for new single “Lights” begins with a title card: “Deep within the inner chambers of the Three-Horned Rhinoceros Beetle (Chalcosoma Caucasus), a closely guarded pheremone-harvesting ritual is about to begin.” And, in glossy, latex-ladied slo-mo, that’s pretty much exactly what follows. Watch it after the jump:

Follow the Music Mix on Twitter: @EWMusicMix)

More from EW.com’s Music Mix:
Happy birthday, Cyndi Lauper! You are 57 years awesome
Slipknot bassist Paul Gray died of accidental overdose
‘Fela!’ exclusive: Watch the Broadway hit’s ‘Water No Get Enemy’ video
Vince Neil talks about his first solo CD in 15 years
Crystal Bowersox slays “What’s Up” on The Tonight Show
Singer Vanessa Carlton reveals she’s a “proud bisexual woman”

Genre:

More from Our Partners