There's been talk of a video for Shinedown's latest single, "Asking For It" for quite some time. Clips have been posted, along with a video of Brent Smith speaking about the video.
Now it is finally here and was posted on the band's official Facebook page. It has not yet been uploaded to YouTube, though surely it is coming shortly. Below is the video of Brent talking about the video and right here is the link to the actual video.
"There are many elements that go into making a SHINEDOWN video. So what we decided to do on the latest installment in the SHINEDOWN catalogue was have as much fun as possible. The video for #AskingForIt is more of a skit/short than a music video. Working with long time friend and director Darren Doane is always an adventure. We collectively wanted to do something completely original and different for us and our audience. With the help of our management at In De Goot Entertainment and our esteemed record company, Atlantic Records, we feel that we've done just that...
(Taken straight from Shinedown's post.)
Be sure to head on over to Shinedown's website to check out everything they have going on. This includes more music videos for songs off of Threat To Surivival, such as "Cut The Cord" and "State Of My Head." Over there you can also find tour dates.
They have many festivals coming up all around Europe, starting with Rock AM Ring tomorrow in Germany! Over the course of this month, they will take part in festivals in Germany, France, Sweden, the Netherlands, the UK, Russia, Switzerland and Belguim. Once that concludes, they get a little bit down time before setting out on this year's Carnival of Madness with Halestorm and more all around the US! That begins July 17 -for more information, see their website!
And click here to see what we thought about the Asking For It video!
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