Julian Casablancas teases epic ‘Human Sadness’ video – watch

Trailer for the 'Tyranny' track features a guitar player atop a mountain

The Strokes frontman Julian Casablancas has teased a new music video under his solo guise.

Casablancas released his most recent album ‘Tyanny’ with new band The Voidz in October 2014.

With The Strokes preparing to play a London show in Hyde Park next month, Casablancas has now posted a trailer clip for an accompanying clip for ‘Tyranny’ track ‘Human Sadness’. From the preview, the upcoming video looks to be epic-sized, featuring love affairs, war, protests and a guitar player atop a mountain. Watch below.


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The Strokes made their live return last week (May 8) at Atlanta’s Shaky Knees Festival. See photos of the gig here. They are also set to play their first UK gig in five years when they headline the British Summer Time Festival in London’s Hyde Park on June 18.

The Strokes released their last album ‘Comedown Machine’ in 2013, with frontman Julian Casablancas recently revealing that the band are working on new music.

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Meanwhile, Casablancas’ Strokes bandmate Albert Hammond Jr has confirmed details of a new solo LP. Titled ‘Momentary Masters’, the album follows on from 2013’s ‘AHJ’ EP, as well as 2006 debut ‘Yours to Keep’ and 2008’s ‘¿Cómo Te Llama?’.


The 10-track record will be released on July 31 via Vagrant. Hear opening track ‘Born Slippy’ now.


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