Aug 17, 2014

Emily Danger

Dark cabaret rock band Emily Danger releases brand new music video for their new single and title "Peace Arch" from their recently EP. Shuffling back and forth between a live, gritty performance and an artistic shot of lead vocalist Emily Nicholas in the clouds, the video accentuates the band's unique mix of cabaret and indie/rock. The band that has been described as a"Radiohead meets Jeff Buckley and Heart" explores new musical territory as they incorporate psychedelic and classical stylings into "Peace Arch." Emily packs a punch with her over four -octave range ad incredible versatility that shines on the soaring single while instrumentalist Cameron Orr plays creative synths reminiscent of Ok Computer.

The story of "Peace Arch" comes from a time early on in the band's touring career when they were kicked out of Canada for lying about being in a band at the Peace Arch border crossing: only to come back the next day and get to their show on time.


When writing the song, the band decided to use their experience at the border as a metaphor for pushing through obstacles. "Peace Arch" is about persevering through false promises & recovering from doors being slammed in your face, " lead vocalist Emily Nicholas says. "It's about people trying to get in. & never being allowed; rejection and the need to be accepted." Peace Arch - Highly Recommended and available HERE


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