more * Shares new “Lazy James” music video
Closing 2021 with one last drop, the emerging Los Angeles alt-pop duo more * today unveils the music video for their single “Lazy James” via Warner Records. This is the last featured album of the group “2/2” EP.
Again, more * – Kane Richotte (vocals / guitar / bass / keys / drums) and Malcom McRae (vocals / bass / guitar / keys) – present a cinematic visual for the track. Its playful melodies sit alongside a 60s pop-style beat. The clip unfolds like another clever Los Angeles-based film vignette directed by Malcom’s brother Keene McRae. It marks the final chapter in a continuous and ever-evolving pastiche of unique videos from the group.
The guys recently wrapped up a series of founding shows, sharing the stage with Haim at the Santa Barbara Bowl in Santa Barbara, CA and Grouplove at the Palladium in Hollywood, CA. Then they support Bad Suns at the Hollywood Palladium on February 3 and March 2 at the Orange Country Observatory.
more * have made waves not only in music, but also in popular culture. Kane and Malcom will play Matt Johnson and Michael Tighe respectively in the upcoming film Everybody Here Wants You based on the life and music of legendary Jeff Buckley and directed by Orian Williams. They will not only accompany Buckley (Reeve Carney) on screen as his band mates, but they will also perform re-recordings of selections from his classic catalog. Production begins in January 2022. In addition, they bring fictional group The Winters to life in the upcoming series Daisy Jones & The Six, which will be released on Amazon in 2022.
The band recently got into the spirit of the season, on their own terms of course, with the holiday single “When Christmas Comes to LA”. Right now, more * is in the studio recording new music with producer Tony Berg (Phoebe Bridgers, Lorde) with a view to releasing new tracks in 2022.
“2/2” picked up where the band left off on last year’s debut EP “1/2”. The latter has already gathered more than half a million cumulative and counting flows. In addition to American Songwriter plugs and more, Meaaww said, “more’s ‘1/2’ EP is a superbly produced and finely crafted offering. It features classic song structures, strong melodies, and psychedelic touches filtered through. expressive guitars, skillful drums and superb vocal harmonies. ” Click here to listen to the first 5 song EP “1/2”, and here for “2/2”.
Watch the new clip here: