Fred Abong presents his new single ‘Invisible Man’, the second taster of his forthcoming long-play ‘Our Mother of Perpetual Help’ (OMOPH), slated for release on November 20. There are two accompanying videos – one a lyrics video and the other the official video filmed by Kristin Hersh (Throwing Muses, 50FOOTWAVE) and directed by Abong himself. This new single comes hot on the trail of lead track ‘The Minit’.
Self-recorded and produced, Abong’s solo music has alternately been described as “ragged Replacements” and “Elliott Smith with balls”. This new album was jointly mixed and mastered at Stable Sounds in Portsmouth, RI by Abong and producer Steve Rizzo, renowned for his work with Kristin Hersh, Throwing Muses and Cindy Wilson of The B-52’s.
“These two videos for ‘Invisible Man’ play with the way visual imagery can alter the effect of a song. // Continue to the full article