Lamb Of God - Randy Blythe pubblica il video "Prague: The Devil Is The Details"
Randy Blythe cantante dei LAMB OF GOD, ha postato sul
blog Randonesia un video girato ed editato dallo stesso Randy, intitolato “Prague: The Devil Is The Details”. Il video è stato realizzato durante il periodo in cui Blythe era sotto processo a Praga con l’accusa di omicidio per la morte di un fan durante un concerto della band. Il processo si è concluso con l’assoluzione.
Questa la descrizione del fil di Randy Blythe:
"This is a movie I made in Prague during my trial. I filmed the footage with a Canon EOS 60D, edited it with Final Cut Pro X, and wrote the music using Reason. I wanted to release a slightly different version of the film right before my judgement was rendered by the court (the very last shot in this version was not there until after I was pronounced innocent). My idea was to show my mind set through film and music during the process of my trial, and have a more ambiguous ending heading into my final day in court. I did not know what was going to happen to me, only that I felt I was doing the right thing by being there. Working in a creative capacity during the trial helped me to remain calm- it is what I know how to do, so I wanted to share it with people. I showed the clip to my lawyer and he advised against releasing it until after the trial was over, thinking the authorities might not understand what I was trying to say with the movie. It is all over now, so here is my poor attempt to try and create art in a time of great personal uncertainty."
"Note- the Devil plays an important part in Czech fairy tales, and marionettes are a bit of Czech folk culture I came to love while I was there- the marionette hangs in my study now. The Devil is different in Czech fairy tales though, to my understanding- the puppet is representative of me, the way I viewed myself, the way I was viewed by society at different times- all sorts of things. It is not representative of evil- just wanted to clarify that."