Michelle Zauner directs this beautiful new clip...
Japanese Breakfast

Japanese Breakfast is clearly in a creative phase.

Less than 18 months after the release of her debut album the American artist delivered follow up 'Soft Sounds From Another Planet', a wonderful demonstration of her bold, blossoming talent.

Real name Michelle Zauner, she directs the beautiful new clip for album standout 'The Body Is A Blade'. It's a real gem, too; faded, hazy visuals that manage to drip with nostalgia while still being grippingly emotive.

She explains: “I've always loved the way old photographs look. For this video I spent a lot of time searching family albums for sets of old photographs to animate.”

“I wanted this video to commemorate my mother who died three years ago today”, she continues, ‘It felt fitting for the song to create a really personal mixed media piece, almost like a moving scrapbook.”

Tune in below.

Catch Japanese Breakfast at the following shows:

2 Brighton The Joker (SOLD OUT)
3 Manchester Soup Kitchen (SOLD OUT)
4 Edinburgh The Mash House
5 Glasgow Nice n’ Sleazy
6 Leeds Headrow House
7 London The Dome Tufnell Park (SOLD OUT)

For tickets to the latest Japanese Breakfast shows click HERE.

Join us on 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 and a true view into our world as the fun and games unfold.

Buy Clash Magazine


Join us on VERO

Join the Clash mailing list for up to the minute music, fashion and film news.

Follow Clash: