ALBUM RELEASE // Electric Youth ‘Innerworld’ Out Now Worldwide, Watch “Runaway” Video Via VICE/Noisey, Dir. By Noel PaulPosted: September 30th, 2014 by Andrew
Toronto duo Electric Youth‘s SC debut album Innerworld is out now worldwide via Secretly Canadian and Last Gang Records. In celebration of the album release, VICE/Noisey has premiered the gorgeous new video for album track “Runaway”. Directed by Noel Paul and filmed on location in Beirut, Lebanon, the video focuses on a young couple navigating the challenges of life on the outskirts of the city. Watch the video above or on YouTube / Vevo.
Critics praise Innerworld:
“New artist you need to know”
– ROLLING STONE
“glowing, bittersweet symphony of synth”
“Shot through with warm hooks, It’s a worthy retooling of old synth styles”
– NME – 8/10
“their breakthrough album at the very least, and may very well be the album of the winter, a season that fits it well”
– EXCLAIM – 9/10
Also up today, read Austin’s Top 10 film picks for Criterion.com. Electric Youth begin their first North American healdinging tour this November in Los Angeles at The Roxy on the 3rd. Read more to see all dates and ticket links.