massive attack: the video game

The trip-hop pioneers returned this year with a strong effort, Heligoland. They’re also set to release a follow-up EP to benefit the War Child charity, featuring a remix of album track “Atlas Air” and an unreleased track with Elbow’s Guy Garvey on vocals called “Redlight”.

Included with digital versions will be the following video, seen here courtesy of Pitchfork. It’s directed by French filmmaker Edouard Salier, who creates a virtual world in which the object apparently is to destroy everything:

It continues the theme from the “Splitting The Atom” video, which introduced us to the sinister, shapeshifting Easter bunny:

Massive Attack are currently on tour with Thievery Corporation, a pretty massive bill if you’re into that sort of thing.


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