Pale Waves shares a creepy-sexy video for “My Obsession”

The U.K. band’s soaring pop track gets a twisted new visual.

I'm really into pretty much everything that's going on with British band Pale Waves, who just released their debut single "There's A Honey" this past spring. The four-piece has a My Chemical Romance aesthetic and a soaring late-'80s sound, plus a Kelly Clarkson-like essence I'm drawn to. "My Obsession" and its video — which is premiering today, and shows lead singer Heather Baron-Gracie in a Lars and the Real Girl situation — are a perfect example of this rising band's sweet spot.

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“I wanted to create an uncomfortable, voyeuristic experience for the viewer," Heather wrote over email about the video. "To make them feel they are intruding on a world they shouldn’t be a part of. Ultimately, it is a representation of desperation, loneliness and grief.”

Pale Waves shares a creepy-sexy video for “My Obsession” Dany North
December 18, 2017
Pale Waves shares a creepy-sexy video for “My Obsession”