Can you talk to us more about your latest single “Something You Should Do”?
The song is about a person who chooses to focus on the pleasant events of the past rather than facing reality. Lyrically a feeling of depression prevails but musically it seems that there is a light at the end of the tunnel.
Did any event in particular inspire you to write this song?
Initially, the process of writing “Something You Should Do” run in parallel with an effort of understanding another person’s mentallity but in the end the concept has changed to something bigger.
Any plans to release a video for the single?
Yes we have already finished the video shootings and by the time this interview goes live, a video clip will have been published on YouTube.
How was the recording and writing process?
Fun, as every other recording session with Nikos Lavdas.
We really enjoyed that one.
What role does Athens play in your music?
Our hometown can make you feel depressed and stressful because of the chaos and its big-city madness but at the same time the sunny weather can heal your heart. That contradiction is being reflected on our lyrics and music.
Does the new single mean we can expect a new material – how’s that coming along?
Of course, we have 11 songs ready to be released.
Any tentative release date or title in mind?
“THE PR FOUNDATION” will be the title of the new album and it’s coming out next month.
What aspect of anxiety and stress will you get to explore on this record?
Sorry, we don’t have these kind of words in our vocabulary…
Any plans to hit the road?
After the release party in Athens there will be a tour in Greece and in Europe the following months. Tour dates will be announced shortly.
What else is happening next in Film Jacket 35’s world?
The only thing that keep us going with our lives. Writing music…