I got to use the word ‘serene’ twice today, writing for a metal site.
Regardless, it’s well known by now the weight the name Palms carries in the form of it’s alumni. Their recently released self-titled debut got a fair amount of fanfare and heralded it as a particularly beautiful counterpart to the bestial weight of Isis, especially opening track ‘Future Warrior‘. Seems fair then that it now has a visual accompaniment that fits the music well — it’s slow moving and peaceful, yet still dramatic. Check it out, you’ll see what I mean:
It’s a shame they cut part of the song out, but it doesn’t feel particularly neutered and while the ‘storyline’ behind it isn’t a lost epic, it’s easier to just get lost in the visuals.