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SOM premiere brand new video for Wrong

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Atmospheric prog/post-rock quintet SOM have premiered the video for Wrong, recorded at a brand new live session, which you can watch in full below. It's taken from the band's second album, The Shape Of Everything, which was released through Pelagic Records in January.

"On an album full of introspective songs, Wrong might be those ideas most crystallised," explains vocalist and guitarist Will Benoit. "It’s about being a new parent, love, loss, finding the energy to put into the relationships that matter and the struggle to keep it all balanced. We didn’t plan to shoot this video, but it all came together while we were rehearsing for our upcoming tour when Alex (Pace, Director) started swinging the camera around in such a way that it felt really immediate and visceral. The shoot couldn’t have come together more organically, and the video adds a real energy and immediacy that suits the song in such a perfect way.” 

SOM comprised of former members of Caspian, Constants and Junius. The band recently announced a run of North American and Canadian tour dates for May.

They will play:
May 10: CO Denver Hi Dive
May 11: MO Kansas Mini Bar ( w. A Light Within, The Soiled Doves)
May 12: MI Minneapolis Seventh Street Entry
May 13: IL Chicago Cobra Lounge
May 14: IN Indianapolis Hoosier Dome
May 15: MI Ferndalde The Loving Touch
May 17: OH Columbus Big Room Bar
May 18: OH Cleveland Mahalls
May 20: ON Toronto Monarch Tavern
May 21: ON Ottowa Club Saws (w. Iceage, Wiki)
May 22: QC Montreal Bar Le Rotz
May 23: MA Cambridge Middle East Upstairs (w. Dreamtigers, The Burning Paris)
May 24: PA Philadelphia The Filmore
May 25: NY Brooklyn Elsewhere (w. Restless Spirit, Light Tower)

SOM have previously released a video for MomentAwake/Sedate and Animals.

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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, as well as sleevenotes for many major record labels. He lives in North London and happily indulges a passion for AC/DC, Chelsea Football Club and Sydney Roosters.