Shannon and The Clams share video for ‘Point of Being Right’, announce UK dates

Track to appear on the band's upcoming second album 'Gone By The Dawn'

Shannon and The Clams have posted a video for their new track ‘Point of Being Right’. Directed by the band’s guitarist-vocalist Cody Blanchard, the clip features the trio – Cody, singer-bassist Shannon Shaw and drummer Nate Mayhem – giving the track their best karaoke-parlour treatment. Click below to watch.

‘Point of Being Right’ will appear on the band’s forthcoming second album ‘Gone By The Dawn’, which is due out September 11 via Hardly Art. According to the press release, the LP was written “as one member was recovering from a serious breakup and another was deep in one. The lyrics reflect it, and the entire album is dripping with sadness, pain, and introspection”. It follows their 2013 debut LP, ‘Dreams in the Rat House’.

‘Point of Being Right’ joins the previously released ‘Corvette’, which will also be included on ‘Gone By The Dawn’. In promotion of the record, the group have scheduled two UK dates for November.

Shannon and The Clams will play:

London Oslo (November 11)
Brighton Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar (November 12)

The ‘Gone By The Dawn’ track list is:

‘I Will Miss the Jasmine’
‘My Man’
‘Point of Being Right’
‘How Long?’
‘Baby Blue’
‘It’s Too Late’
‘Gone by the Dawn’
‘Telling Myself’
‘The Bog’
‘Knock ’em Dead’
‘The Burl’
‘You Let Me Rust’