Bastille touring member Charlie Barnes sings to various Eastbourne walls in his new 'All I Have' video
His new album (feat. Dan Smith, no less) is out in March.
Published: 10:58 am, January 11, 2018
Bastille touring member Charlie Barnes has a new album on the way.
The follow up to 2015’s ‘More Stately Mansions’, ‘Oceanography’ is due for release on 9th March 2018 via Superball Music.
It’s already been teased with a trailer clip, and now we have a video proper too - ‘All I Have’ sees Charlie touring Eastbourne in the most snazzy jacket you'll see all morning. You're er, facing the wrong way though m8...
“The idea for this video came about during a severely self-deprecating conversation I was having at a festival somewhere with Bastille's lighting guy Jamie," Charlie explains. "I was (half) jokingly explaining that promoting a record can be sort of like screaming at a brick wall for a bit. We thought that would make a good idea for a music video, so I spent a lovely afternoon in Eastbourne looking for really good walls with my longtime collaborator and all round life guru Ryan.”
He adds: “This was one of the last songs to come together for the album. Given that I'd just written a whole load of embarrassingly woe-is-me numbers, I was keen to try and put something together that was a bit more uplifting. It's sort of an anthem for sticking to your guns. With a harpsichord…”
As well as spending an awful lot of time on the road together, the album also features a cameo from Bastille’s Dan Smith, on the track ‘Will & Testament’.
Watch ‘All I Have’ below.
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It's coming this March.
"Hopefully it won’t be too long before we have something new for you guys to hear."
Idles, You Me At Six and Enter Shikari are also joining the fun.
"I have to get this out" Brandon Flowers explains.
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