GRIMES ‘VENUS FLY’ VIDEO
Female DJ’s like GRIMES never get the shout out they deserve, so we decided to feature her new video as our video of the day. The multi-media recording artist and producer shared the official video for ‘Venus Fly to the world this week.’ The video, directed and edited by the artist, also features Janelle Monáe. ‘Venus Fly’ is now live on Grimes’ YouTube channel.
Starring JANELLE MONÁE
“We used the Phantom cameras to create a feeling of time suspended,”
In the video the ladies look as if they took a page out of a scene from a Bjork video. The concept is their own. Like a band of female video gamers. ‘Venus Fly’ is taken from Grimes’ critically adored album ‘Art Angels’ (4AD) which had prime placement on basically every End of Year list. Last year, Grimes toured the album, selling out venues and headlining festivals across the world. TIDAL has shared a new behind-the-scenes look at the video shoot. Stylist and Costume Designer Maeve Reilly put these futuristic looks together to bring the concept of the video to life. She is known for her sexy dress to consults her celebrity clients to wear. After a few
“But some of the brightest moments of the last few months for me and for a lot of you, i suspect, have come from seeing @janellemonae ‘s amazing and positive vision of the future, especially when we are being introduced to so many possible dystopian futures.” Now watch the ‘VENUS FLY’ VIDEO.