Just released - Swide takes a look at Röyksopp's new video for their new track The Girl and the Robot. Released on June 15th, the track is featured on the band's new album 'Junior' and is the first Röyksopp video in which both Torbjørn and Svein make an appearance.
The Michael Baldwin-directed video for "The Girl & The Robot" offers a very literal interpretation of the track.
The video follows the story of a home alone Robyn waiting for her robot husband who's working late at the office.
The third album for the Norwegian band features Robyn, Lykke Li (take a look at her forthcoming tour dates here www.swide.com/Lykke-Li--The-tour-dates, and The Knife's Karim Dreijer as guests.
Take a peek at the brand new video below.
In tribute to the video - the guys have listed on their website, their top girl robot movies...
1. Stephanie Speck & Johnny 5 – “Short Circuit”
2. Dorothy Gale + Tinman – “The leading lady of Wizard of Oz"
3. Mikaela Banes + "Bumblebee"
4. Sarah Connor + "The Terminator"
5. Ellen Ripley + Bishop – “Aliens”
6. Leia + R2D2 - "Starwars"
7. Officer Lewis "Robocop
Source & Photo Credit: royksopp.com