Video: Simian Mobile Disco "Your Love Ain't Fair"
The stomping, hazy house of Simian Mobile Disco's "Your Love Ain't Fair" receives the visual treatment from Laurence Stephens in this video—which illuminates the track's dusk-lit synthesizers and kick quite literally with a slideshow display of fluorescent bulbs, incandescent ceiling plans, and warehouses bathed in floodlights. A single from their recently released, XLR8R Pick'd Unpatterns LP, the tune gallops through technicolor synths that detune around Baroque, echoed vocals while electricity flips on and off through a variety of lighting fixtures. The video charmingly evokes the idea that "Your Love Ain't Fair" has a crackling energy all its own. Simian Mobile Disco have also just announced a slew of North American tour dates for July, September, and December. You can check out the duo's tour schedule, along with a BBC recording of SMD's recent performance at Barcelona's 2012 Sónar festival (where XLR8R was also in Places