A Brilliant, Subtly Satirical New Video From Kira Metcalf
This is how dissidents in the old Soviet Union had to protest. Looks like we’ve come to that here in the US.
Metcalf actually wrote the cleverly lyrical kiss-off anthem eight years ago, but it’s taken on new resonance since the lockdown began. Videowise, the esthetic is pure early 90s Garbage, as Shirley Manson would have mugged for the camera. Musically, the song is closer to early PJ Harvey with even more of a vengeful wail