A few months ago, Phoenix shared a picturesque music video for the lead Bankruptcy! Single “Entertainment.” No, not the Music video featuring the samurai who played the Asian influences of the effervescent air – the SPIN cover stars also dropped an alternative short film, a “home performance” video who threw the French quartet in front of a rendering of the Palace of Versailles. Now the band have filmed another music video for the song that finds them outside “The real thing,” quote another Bankruptcy! highlight. Produced by The Blogothèque for their “Take Away Show” series, the five-minute piece is simply breathtaking. Phoenix plays a stripped-down version of “Entertainment” – just an acoustic guitar and two keyboards – as dawn breaks over the Royal Castle. The filmmakers used a drone camera to capture the scene, allowing for an uninterrupted four-minute shoot that circles the group, flies through the air, and offers stunning views of the beautiful historic estate.
This episode is the first in a series of videos from The Blogothèque featuring Phoenix. Next week, fans can look forward to performance footage of the beauty. “Bourgeois,” in addition to a short film that follows the French for a few days (via Fork). Tap play at the top and stay tuned for more.