Dork Radio
Now playing:
In the mag...
Featuring Pale Waves, Arlo Parks, Goat Girl, Black Honey and more.
Order a copy
February 2021
Watch

Rose Gray has a solo lockdown party in the video for her cover of Saint Etienne's 'Nothing Can Stop Us'

It follows on from recent single, 'Same Cloud'.
Sign up or log in to follow artists
Published: 4:51 pm, October 09, 2020
Rose Gray has a solo lockdown party in the video for her cover of Saint Etienne's 'Nothing Can Stop Us'

Rose Gray has covered ‘Nothing Can Stop Us’ by Saint Etienne.

It marks the 90s-inspired East Londoner's follow-up to recent single, 'Same Cloud'.

“’Saint Etienne is my favourite band," she explains. "I’ve fallen in love with their music. 'Nothing Can Stop Us' was originally released in 1991, when the UK 90s dance scene was just being born. It’s an era of music I am fascinated by; I wasn’t born but maybe somehow through my mother’s eyes I partied to it. 

"This song entwines dance music, 60s samples and incredible melody and melancholy. The break beat, orchestra 60s samples similar to Burt Bacharach and the spoken word melody of Sarah Cracknell - are all magic to me. I wanted to cover this song because it feels like an ode to this incredible era for UK dance music. I want to bring back this sound but … 2020 style!”

Of the video, she adds: “I wanted to create a video that captured mid lockdown, being at home, being weird in a little flat. My best friend was housesitting at this beautiful quirky flat in Covent Garden. The walls bright yellow, 360 views of London town. We filmed all day, I danced around and ate loads of pasta. 

"The original concept came from my favourite film, ‘Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow’ with beautiful Sophia Loren. The ‘Today’ part of the film Loren’s character spends days lounging around at her penthouse flat, looking after her cat. Hopefully it brings a bit of joy to the world in this bizarre time.”

Check it out below.

Give all this a try

Royal Blood have announced their third album, 'Typhoons'
Incoming!

Royal Blood have announced their third album, 'Typhoons'

Check out the storming title track now, ahead of the 30th April release.
Introducing the new issue of Dork, featuring cover stars Pale Waves!
New issue

Introducing the new issue of Dork, featuring cover stars Pale Waves!

There's also Arlo Parks, Goat Girl, Black Honey, Shame and loads, loads more too.
Billie Eilish and Rosalía have finally dropped their much-anticipated collab, 'Lo Vas A Olvidar'
Watch

Billie Eilish and Rosalía have finally dropped their much-anticipated collab, 'Lo Vas A Olvidar'

It's set to feature on a special episode of the show Euphoria, set to air this weekend (Sunday 24th January).
Pixey: “While the world was falling apart, mine was coming together”
Feature

Pixey: “While the world was falling apart, mine was coming together”

Chess Club Records’ latest signee Pixey is among a long list of hugely talented artists, and she herself is certainly not one to let that reputation down.
Like this? Subscribe to Dork and get every issue delivered direct to your door anywhere on the planet.
CONTACT PRIVACY ADVERTISE

© 2018 The Bunker Publishing