nsfw video for handsome furs 'what about us'

Former Wolf Parade member Dan Boeckner and his wife Alexei Perry are certainly pushing the envelope with Handsome Furs second album Sound Kapital.

Sure, the Eastern Bloc keyboard sound is different, but I’m talking about the marketing of the album. There’s that burlesque album cover above. And those odd publicity photos. And now the incredibly nsfw video for “What About Us.”

You’ll recognize the scene in the album cover, as Boeckner and Perry seem to be cruising the streets looking for action. They’re quite the exhibitionists, so be prepared for some nudity:


(via stereogum)

Shocking, eh? As director Scott Coffey told stereogum, “censorship seems especially arcane and absurd. We’re a nation of prudes conversely walled in pornography.”

Indeed. For more from Handsome Furs, download “Repatriated” compliments of Sub Pop:

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