Alex Bleeker And The Freaks Premiere Kicked-Back “Sealong Hair” Video

“We recorded this tune as a palate cleanser.”

September 14, 2015

Alex Bleeker and his folk-rock outfit Alex Bleeker and the Freaks, whose third LP Country Agenda is coming October 16, have unleashed three minutes and ten seconds of perfect zen unto the world via their new "Sealong Hair" video. A sun dazed (and potentially jealousy inducing) montage of beachside scenes captured by director Laura Lynn Petrick, it taps into the song's kicked-back and jam-like vibe.


"Sealong Hair" is a standout on the album because, as Bleeker told The FADER, "it was the only song on the record that didn't have a specific arrangement when we went in to the studio." He continued: "I had this cool progression in mind and a demo version that was very minimal. We recorded this tune as a palate cleanser, it's the only song on the album without a full drum kit on it."

So finish or put a pause on whatever you are doing, and enjoy a moment of peace with the video above.


Alex Bleeker and the Freaks upcoming tour dates:

Fri-Sep-18 Kittery, ME - BUOY Gallery
Sat-Sep-19 Providence, RI - Columbus Theatre
Sun-Sep-20 New Windsor, NY @ Storm King Art Center

Wed-Nov-11 New Haven, CT @ BAR
Thu-Nov-12 Brooklyn, NY @ Brooklyn Bowl
Fri-Nov-13 Poughkeepsie, NY @ Vassar College
Sat-Nov-14 Northampton, MA @ Iron Horse Music Hall
Sun-Nov-15 Winooski, VT @ Monkey House
Mon-Nov-16 Montreal, QC @ Divan Orange
Tue-Nov-17 Toronto, ON @ Smiling Buddha
Wed-Nov-18 Ann Arbor, MI @ Blind Pig
Thu-Nov-19 Chicago, IL @ Empty Bottle
Sat-Nov-21 Washington, DC @ DC9
Sun-Nov-22 Philadelphia, PA @ Boot & Saddle


Fri-Dec-04 Vancouver, BC @ Fortune
Sat-Dec-05 Seattle, WA @ Barboza
Sun-Dec-06 Portland, OR @ Mississippi Studios
Tue-Dec-08 Mill Valley, CA @ Sweetwater Music Hall
Wed-Dec-09 San Francisco, CA @ Independent
Thu-Dec-10 Santa Cruz, CA @ DQs
Fri-Dec-11 Big Sur, CA @ Ferndale Tavern
Sat-Dec-12 Los Angeles, CA @ Echo

09.20 supporting The Feelies
11.19 w/ Natural Child

Alex Bleeker And The Freaks Premiere Kicked-Back “Sealong Hair” Video