FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
December 19, 2020 – Electronic artist VEXILLARY has unveiled their innovative new music video for the track, “The Geneticist.” The video premiered on ReGen Magazine HERE:
“The Geneticist” appears on VEXILLARY‘s latest EP, SurViolence.
Original art: Luqmn Ashaari
Animation and editing: Nikolay Yunkevich
Produced and directed by: Reza Seirafi
The opulent darkwave closing song off of VEXILLARY’s latest EP, SurViolence has now received the music video treatment it deserves. Both the song and the video explore the link between science and spirituality and how they influence one another. The dark supernatural theme is embodied by the menacing lyrics of the song :“Chimera awaits at the tip of his hands, a snap of his fingers and the beast is in your land.”
The video echoes the same theme visually. It presents us with a sci-fi dream sequence that plays like techno hypnotism.
About the SurViolence EP:
SurViolence adopts the theme of unease in an overly politicized society; using surveillance culture as a metaphor on how technology that was created to serve and protect can serve to exploit. Hence the title, SurViolence. The sub-plot of tension and lack of trust in the decisions that are being made for us fueled the eerie sounds and direction of the record.
Voyeurism has been weaponized to give rise to surveillance. Violence has been digitized to replace intelligence. This is where evolution has led us. It’s time to take back control. If only we could have our eyes back to see.
Welcome to the surrealist horror of SurViolence.