added: 18 Dec 2013 // by: Music-News.com Newsdesk
Metronomy today present the launch of the music video for their acclaimed track 'I'm Aquarius,' watch the video for 'I'm Aquarius' below.
The video, which is directed by award-winning French director Edouard Salier and produced by the UK's Somesuch & Co, incorporates hairless cats, a mythical princess, and Joe Mount in a space suit against a visually stunning backdrop of outer space.
Salier has worked in animation, 3D, and live action to create mind-bending videos, often challenging perception. His music video for French electro-duo Justice's track 'Civilisation' includes apocalyptic scenes ' ranging from buffalos to a new world rising ' and won 'Best International Short Applied' at Playgrounds festival in the Netherlands.
'I'm Aquarius,' which debuted on Pitchfork, has been lauded by Zane Lowe as hottest record in the world, and caught 120,000 SoundCloud plays in a matter of hours, going straight to No. 1 on The Hype Machine.