Play 200+ shows a year and you’re bound to wind up with some, err, interesting stories from the road. That’s what goes down in PUP’s new video for “Dark Days” from their critically acclaimed self-titled debut that came out last year on Royal Mountain Records. The band, who are currently on the Vans Warped Tour.
PUP certainly seen their fair share of highs, lows and everything in between, most of which is captured in this brand new Muchfact supported animated music video. “Dark Days” is animated by Solis Animation and directed by Jeremy Schaulin-Rioux and Chandler Levack who also helmed the band’s JUNO Award and Prism Prize nominated video for “Guilt Trip.”
Since last year’s release of PUP’s self-titled debut, this ferocious four piece has truly taken the world by storm. They were listed amongst Rolling Stone’s Breakout Rock Acts of 2014, named one of Kerrang’s 20 Hottest Bands In The World Right Now and garnered nominations for two JUNO Awards, the Prism Prize as well as being listed for the 2014 Polaris Music Prize.
All the while, rave reviews of the album and their live show continue to flood in— Noisey declared the album “a perfect ten,” BrooklynVegan calls them “catchy, anthemic and raw as hell,” Consequence Of Sound boasted that “PUP make punk rock effortless” and even The New York Times included PUP as one of their picks for Best Albums of 2014.
ARTIST SITE: http://www.puptheband.com/
LABEL SITE: http://royalmountainrecords.com/