Grimes, aka Claire Boucher, just released a video for “Oblivion” from her first 4AD release, Visions. There are a few scenes shot on a set, but much of the footage was captured guerilla-style at a motocross rally and a high school football game.
The resulting DIY feel is in keeping with her precocious electronic bedroom pop. Boucher has such an awkward sweetness, you can’t help but be smitten by her:
Check her out on tour, including several dates at SXSW.