MONO share video for gentle new single Silent Embrace

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Japanese instrumental post-rockers MONO have shared a visualiser video for their haunting and atmospheric new single Silent Embrace, which you can watch below.

It's taken from the band's taken from the band's upcoming three-track EP Heaven, Vol. I, which will be released through Pelagic Records on. March 24

“Time passed and we became adults," the band say of Silent Embrace. "Life is like climbing and descending many steep mountains, but the reason we're still able to continue walking is because of our loved ones, colleagues, friends and family who quietly stand by us and giving us courage and strength. We wanted to express our gratitude with this song.”

Heaven, Vol. I was recorded by Takaakira ‘Taka’ Goto at his home studio in Japan (with drums recorded by Amak Golden at Golden Hive Studio in Prague) – and mixed by Rafael Anton Irisarri and Jeremy deVine at Black Knoll Studio in New York – Heaven Vol. 1 finds MONO at their most hopeful and cinematic.

Pre-order Heaven, Vol. I.

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Writer and broadcaster Jerry Ewing is the Editor of Prog Magazine which he founded for Future Publishing in 2009. He grew up in Sydney and began his writing career in London for Metal Forces magazine in 1989. He has since written for Metal Hammer, Maxim, Vox, Stuff and Bizarre magazines, among others. He created and edited Classic Rock Magazine for Dennis Publishing in 1998 and is the author of a variety of books on both music and sport, including Wonderous Stories; A Journey Through The Landscape Of Progressive Rock.