ECLECTIC/QUEER ARTIST SO BROWN DROPS NEW VIDEO
“UNITED STATES OF DEPRIVATION” VIA PRIDE
So Brown, released her powerful video, “United States of Deprivation” via PRIDE. Watch the video HERE.
Never a dull moment with So Brown, the rebellious musician-actor-model who turned heads with 2014’s Point Legere, dubbed “debut album of the year” by Innocent Words magazine. The blues-inspired, Texas-by-way-of-Alabama native is back with a dark and fiercely relevant new music video for the single “United States of Deprivation.”
Produced/engineered by Grammy-nominee Jack Mason (J. Cole, Queen Latifah, Yo Yo Ma ) the track “United States of Deprivation” was recorded in Brooklyn with So carrying the vocal and instrumental duties and Jack crafting the beats and engineering. All-star director Josh Victor Rothstein, whose documentary Dukale’s Dream with Hugh Jackman premiered to rave reviews, has brought a cinematic poignancy rarely seen in the music video genre.
The video paints a map of the United States with multiple characters- seemingly different versions of So- in each setting. Alternately male and female, clean cut and then abused, a unified yet broken whole emerges from these vignettes. And there is a literal darkness, a black liquid that is perhaps oil, or maybe it’s a metaphor, infiltrating even the most pastoral nature scenes? No one escapes this time.
Donate to IndiePulse Music Magazine’s Academic and Music Education Scholarship Program HeartBeat4Kids
IndiePulse Music Magazine creates Scholarships to help Youth In Need of assistance to complete their educational goals and stay in school.
Go to http://www.indiepulsemusic.com/heartbeat4kids to learn more, Donations can be made at http://www.paypal.me/xmg – Any Amount will help!
Leave a Reply