Misty Boyce is one of those musicians that I’d seen around town before I knew her as a solo artist. And by “seen around,” I mean that I saw her on-stage with BØRNS at Coachella 2016, holding down the keys and wailing on the harmonies in a taupe suede skirt. Set yourself a reminder, because she is about to release her next (woman-produced!) full-length album—called “Get Lost”—on February 16th, 2018.
Yes, that is so, so far away! But never fear, because she is releasing her perfectly cloudy-weather single “Oh, Marie” today, jam-packed with matriarchal angst and the desire to connect. And we are premiering the beautiful and affecting video, made by a brilliant group of white-haired young women in Sweden, right here.
Misty on making the video: “I remembered that a really talented young Børns fan named Sandra Trillkott had made a rad video for one of my older songs… So I approached her about it, and she took the idea I had (which was “Girl, Interrupted” meets mental hospital meets women wrestling with each other and themselves on many levels) and ran with it, with the help of her sister and a bunch of talented girl friends where they live in Sweden.” READ MORE