After his performance at End of the Road Festival last weekend and headline show at London’s Oslo this coming Monday, you can now watch Chad VanGaalen’s animated directorial creation for Monster, the official video from Shrink Dust, his critically acclaimed fifth album.
The video is a suitably psychedelic affair featuring, of course, all sorts of monsters.
Chad VanGaalen’s previously announced European tour in support of Shrink Dust, kicked off this Sunday August 31 in North Dorset, UK at End of the Road Festival and ends on September 15 in Tilburg, NL at Incubate.
Shrink Dust has earned Chad VanGaalen some of the best reviews of his career with praise from the likes of Magnet, Pitchfork, Consequence of Sound, BLURT, FILTER, NME, Loud & Quiet, Exclaim, Relix, NOW, Music OMH and more. At radio, Shrink Dust spent three weeks in top 10 on the CMJ albums chart.
Recently, Chad VanGaalen visited KEXP for a wonderful & hilarious performance in support of Shrink Dust. You can also listen to Chad VanGaalen: A Beginners Guide, a collection of his songs from over the years, thoughtfully prepared by the employees of Sub Pop, label mates and friends.
Chad VanGaalen’s Shrink Dust is now available on CD/LP /DL in the U.S. and Europe via Sub Pop. The album is also available in Canada via Flemish Eye. Shrink Dust, featuring the songs Where Are You? and Monster was produced by VanGaalen at his Yoko Eno home studio in Calgary, Alberta.