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WATCH // Lightning Dust Premieres New Video For “Loaded Gun” On Vevo, On Tour Through Early Fall

Need something new to watch during your mid-week slump? Lightning Dust premiered their stylized new video for “Loaded Gun” on Vevo last night! The visual, directed by Zachary Rothman, brings you into a bleak, pitch black environment only lit by fluorescent light bulbs mixed with some freaky imagery. The video matches the dark, ominous vibe of “Loaded Gun”, off Lightning Dust’s newest album, Fantasy. Watch the video above and then catch the band at Pickathon in early August and in a city near you by checking the dates below.

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ALBUM RELEASE // Lightning Dust ‘FANTASY’ Out Today

 

 

Happy release day! Lightning Dust’s new album ‘Fantasy’ is out today online and in stores! ‘Fantasy’ is a followup to the group’s 2009 release, ‘Infinite Light’, and is available now from Amazon, iTunes, SC Distribution, and your local record store. Also, if you missed them the other day check out these fantastic remixes of “Loaded Gun”.

The first critics have weighed in on ‘Fantasy’:

Lightning Dust’s giving close attention to details of composition, resisting the temptation to stretch material or ideas too thinly, has brought about an album of ambition and maturity, of subtle shades of darkness and light, of promise fulfilled.
- RAY HONEYBOURNE for The Line Of Best Fit

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LISTEN // Lightning Dust Releases “Loaded Gun” Remixes, New Album ‘Fantasy’ Out Next Tuesday 6/25

 

In anticipation of Lightning Dust‘s album, Fantasy, coming out next Tuesday, the group released some remixes of the album’s 6th track, “Loaded Gun”. Stream the remixes below from our Soundcloud page!

Also, in case you missed it, Pitchfork Advance is still streaming the entirety of Fantasy right HERE.

If you haven’t yet, you should definitely pre-order Fantasy from iTunes, Amazon, or straight from Secretly Canadian Distribution.

LISTEN UP // Lightning Dust Premiere New Track – “Loaded Gun”

In need of a new track for your Wednesday morning? Here is something sparkly from the Lightning Dust camp. It’s the track “Loaded Gun”! Listen above or at SPIN, where it premiered this morning. “Loaded Gun” is found on Fantasy, available for pre-order at iTunes, SC Distribution, and Amazon.

You’ll have the chance to see all the new songs live. Lightning Dust are touring later this summer. Dates and ticket links found HERE.

WATCH // Lightning Dust Premiere “DIAMOND” Video

Good morning all. Here’s the new video from Lightning Dust. Directed by Helen Reed, “Diamond” features a swimming hole of sorts. Slowly, a group of synchronized swimmers emerge. What does it all mean? You decide. Watch above. You can also check out the video at EXCLAIM! or Gorilla vs. Bear.

“Diamond” is the first single from the duo’s forthcoming album, Fantasy. Out June 25, the record is now available for pre-order purchasing at iTunes, Amazon, and SC Distribution.

We also have the first round of confirmed tour dates, including Oregon’s Pickathon Festival! You will find the full list of dates and links below.

 
Tour Dates:
07/24/13 Calgary, AB – Palomino Smokehouse
07/25/13 Edmonton, AB – Brixx
08/01/13 Seattle, WA – The Crocodile
08/02/13 Happy Valley, OR – Pickathon
08/04/13 Happy Valley, OR – Pickathon
08/06/13 San Francisco, CA – Brick & Mortar Music Hall
08/07/13 Santa Ana, CA – Constellation Room
08/08/13 Los Angeles, CA – The Echo
08/09/13 San Diego, CA – Casbah

Taking Chances by Sharon Van Etten
Lines of Latitude by Small Black
North Hollywood Microwaves by Pink Mountaintops
Fire-scene by S. Carey
Crown the Pines by S. Carey
Forgiven/Forgotten by Angel Olsen
Everyone is Noah, Everyone is the Ark by Moonface
Byegone by Volcano Choir

North Hollywood Microwaves by Pink Mountaintops

Taking Chances by Sharon Van Etten

Real People by Small Black

Crown The Pines by S. Carey

Foxygen
San Francisco, CA - The Independent

S. Carey
Allston, MA - Great Scott  w/ White Hinterland

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