New video. Foals “My Number”

Foals always had chops and conviction to spare, just not always the best grip on how to share it. 2008’s Antidotes was a prickly affair of Afro-pop guitars being shaped into math-rock structure, which was fortunately smoothed on 2010’s Total Life Forever, where the band began to discover a knack for U2-like grandeur. You might expect them to continue that path on a record called, of all things, Holy Fire, but “My Number” doesn’t have to resort to any sort of proselytizing to achieve what instantly comes off as their most populist statement to date. Read more here:  http://pitchfork.com/reviews/tracks/14680-my-number/

Foals is sharing today their brand new video for “My Number“, which features footage from their latest live shows.

The track is taken from their album ‘Holy Fire‘, which is out on February 12th of this year.

image from pitchfork.com

 

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