Video: Artifact "Drain"
- Words: Elissa Stolman
Last week, we shared a stream of the brand-new Worn EP from Bristolian producer Artifact (a.k.a. Ryan Bonfield), and today he's returned with a video for one of the record's tracks, "Drain." Director Hans Lo took an abstract CGI route for his piece, constructing what looks like a very angular, precise, and mathematical iTunes visualizer. The song's gummy, dark sounds propel some kind of spaceship as it travels through the abyss, until suddenly the landscape clears and the vehicle seems to be hovering alongside two identical starcrafts over a globe that resembles Earth. Stay tuned for the next installment, as apparently Artifact's video is "To be continued..."
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