Mark Stoermer, bassist of The Killers, premiered his new music video for “Take My Time” today on Interview.PRESS HEREto watch the video, which features kaleidoscopic black and white visuals evoking Don Quixote. Dark Arts, Stoermer’s second solo album, was released August 5 – PRESS HERE to stream the album in full on Noisey.
Dark Arts’ 13 songs comprise a mosaic of sixties-induced psychedelia, bluesy desert rock swagger, plaintive lyrical poetry, and lithe and lush cinematic orchestration. Co-produced by David Hopkins of Bombay Heavy and recorded at The Killers‘ Las Vegas headquarters Battle Born Studios and Studio at The Palms, Dark Artsweaves together a twisting and turning trip through a myriad of styles.
PRESS HERE to watch the music video for lead single “Spare the Ones That Weep” on NME
PRESS HERE to watch the video for “Are Your Stars Out?” on Billboard
PRESS HERE to watch the lyric video for “39 Steps”
PRESS HEREto watch the music video for “Drifting Caterpillar”
Since the release of his first solo album Another Life in 2011, Stoermer has released 2012’s Battle Born with The Killers, performed alongside Dhani Harrison on Conan for “George Harrison Week” and joined The Smashing Pumpkins on tour, handling bass for their Monuments to an Elegy Tour.