Pixies Release "Tenement Song," First Music Video For Upcoming Album Head Carrier

The music video for The Pixies'"Tenement Song" makes is out and it's the first music video for the Pixies' upcoming album Head Carrier, due out 30 September. Taking its influence from the song's lyrics and Vaughan Oliver's album artwork, the video was conceived and created by the UK/European-based Krank! Collective, and follows a journey through a squalid tenement block on the brink of demolition.  The Krank! team - Neirin Best, Lianne Pierce and Xavier Burrow - created the video using a variety of handmade and digital animation techniques, including old school light box, painted animation, rotoscoping and digital compositing.