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Flasher Share Video For New Song Skim Milk

Thursday, 08 March 2018 Written by Huw Baines

Photo: Jen Dessinger 

Flasher have shared a new song.

Skim Milk, which arrives alongside a video from director Ezra Ewen, follows the Washington, D.C. trio’s signing with Domino.

The post-punk band last put out their self-titled EP in 2016. Discussing Skim Milk in a statement, they said:

“The themes in ‘Skim Milk’ and its video might be described as being haunted by your own desire for belonging. We’re not bemoaning 'no future, no fate', we’re advocating for it. From getting a mortgage, to going to college, to crafting public policy, folks are always telling you to think of your future, to make choices in the name of some future. But most folks don’t have the privilege to live outside the present.

"This kind of future tense, aspirational bullshit means being held hostage by a future that’s already abandoned you. We’d rather escape to something new and unknown than hold out for a good life that hates us and expects us to make lemonade out of miserableness. Instead of holding out and hanging on, we're here to tell you (and ourselves) - go.'”





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