9/14/2016

ENTRANCE Releases New Video for "Promises" | EP Out This Friday + New LP in 2017 | On Tour Now!

ENTRANCE's "Promises" Brought to Life in Short Film
by Illustrator Rozalina Burkova


Heart-Wrenching Promises EP out this Friday, Sept 16;
New Album out Feb 2017


Entrance Playing Select US Headlining Dates with New Band Before European Tour with Scott Fagen Kicks-Off in October

Watch ENTRANCE's new video for "Promises," directed by Rozalina Burkova

A psychedelic shaman bringing us news from other planes of existence.” – Pitchfork

ENTRANCE didn't meet the devil at the crossroads, he met some loved-up space aliens who made him the International Son of Cosmic Blues." – NME

Blakeslee is a spirit burning bright who we’ve loved for a long time." – DUBLAB

New York, NY – 14 September 2016 – Still reeling from a summer tour with Beach Houseand in preparation for the release of his latest EP Promises (Thrill Jockey), ENTRANCE(Guy Blakeslee) has revealed an animated video for the title track.  Inspired by Stephen Hawking, both the song and video focus on the Hawking's time travel theory – the universal experience we have coping with time’s destructive and constructive powers and mythology.

The video was created and directed by Rozalina Burkova, a Bulgarian born London-based illustrator and GIF maker who recently concluded an art residency at the Croatian Island of Obonjan.  She is currently preparing a solo exhibition and setting up an illustration collective.

"Two years ago I used some of [ENTRANCE's] lyrics for my own project so I am super happy now that the circle has closed and he gets to use my drawing for his music," Burkova said.

In step with the release of the Promises EP, out September 16th on Thrill Jockey, ENTRANCE is hitting the road for a short run of East and West Coast shows before spending the fall months touring Europe with fellow blues connoisseur Scott Fagan.

ENTRANCE U.S. Tour Dates
Sept. 14 - Soda Bar - San Diego, CA
Sept. 15 - Resident - Los Angeles, CA
Sept. 27 - Union Pool - Brooklyn, NY
Sept. 28 - Mercury Lounge - New York, NY
Oct. 1 - Huichica East Festival - Hudson, NY



Watch ENTRANCE's new video for "Promises," directed by Rozalina Burkova:
https://youtu.be/ZHKxF47l7lw

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