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Watch Bicep's cinematic video for 'Aura'

The single, out now, trails their soon-come debut album

2017 Aug 29     
2 Bit Thugs

Matilda Finn directs the Belfast duo's first official video

The Belfast duo of Andy Ferguson and Matt McBriar, better known as Bicep, have released an official video for their recent single Aura, which you can see below. 

The pair's first official video, it's directed by Matilda Finn and is described as "a journey into a dream sequence where the viewer follows an an elusive figure, and those that are drawn to him, on a journey to the edges of humanity".

The muscular, throbbing Aura is taken from Bicep's self-titled debut album, which will be released by Ninja Tune on 1 September. Following the album's release, McBriar and Ferguson will be setting out on an extensive tour to promote it, the full dates for which can be seen below.

Electric Picnic, Stradbally, Ireland (1 Sept)
Reworks Festival, Thessaloniki, Greece (16 Sept)
Blitz, Munich, Germany (20 Sept)
Invisible Wind Factory, Liverpool, UK (22 Sept)
Tramshed, Cardiff, UK (28 Sept)
Concorde II, Brighton, UK (29 Sept)
Ava, Ulster Hall, Belfast, UK (30 Sept)
Contra, Seoul, Korea (DJ set, 5 Oct)
Contact, Tokyo, Japan (DJ set, 8 Oct)
Echoplex, Los Angeles, USA (13 Oct)
Venue TBA, New York, USA (14 Oct)
Paradiso Noord, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (19 Oct)
The Hydra presents Ninja Tune, London, UK (21 Oct)
The Old Fire Station, Bournemouth, UK (26 Oct)
Hope Works, Sheffield, UK (27 Oct)
Canal Mills, Leeds, UK (28 Oct)
Le Petit Salon, Lyon, France (3 Nov)
Pitchfork Festival, Paris, France (4 Nov)
Electric Brixton, London, UK (11 Nov)
Motion, Bristol, UK (17 Nov)
Warehouse Project, Manchester, UK (18 Nov)
Kesselhaus, Berlin, Germany (23 Nov)
Kino Luna, Warsaw, Poland (24 Nov)
Nitsa, Barcelona, Spain (25 Nov)
Baad, Glasgow, UK (30 Nov)
Rainbow Warehouse, Birmingham, UK (2 Dec)

Support at all UK shows (except The Hydra and Motion) plus those in Thessaloniki, Amsterdam, Berlin, Warsaw and Barcelona comes from Hammer. Bicep will play live at all dates except where stated.






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