Watch it now...

Blackburn's Sky Valley Mistress have a scorched rock aesthetic.

A band who soar towards the horizon in search of the unknown, their new album 'Faithless Rituals' lands on March 20th.

Out via New Heavy Sounds, the record is teased by bold, emphatic new single 'Skull & Pistons'.

It's a vivid return, with that crunching riff making way for some of the band's most nuanced, in-depth songwriting yet.

Crystallising their underground charms, the video takes Sky Valley Mistress out into the Californian desert.

Filmed by Connor Quayle, Graham Aspinall and Sky Valley Mistress, and edited by Ged Murphy, it taps into counter-cultural style while underlining their independence.

Guitarist Sean ‘Starsky’ Berry comments...

'Skull & Pistons' is about a Max’s (drummer) leather jacket and the cool things he's done in it, the video shows the band's coolest journey to the desert to record their debut album.

It was an obvious choice for a debut single and although this jacket is literally now falling of his shoulders it makes a cameo in this film. 

Tune in now.

'Faithless Rituals' will be released on March 20th - order LINK.

Catch Sky Valley Mistress at the following shows:

29 Liverpool The Jacaranda / as part of Independent Venue Week

18 York The Fulwood Arms

Join us on the ad-free creative social network Vero, as we get under the skin of global cultural happenings. Follow Clash Magazine as we skip merrily between clubs, concerts, interviews and photo shoots. Get backstage sneak peeks, exclusive content and access to Clash Live events and a true view into our world as the fun and games unfold.



Follow Clash: