The Grateful Useless continued the American Beauty 50th anniversary celebrations this week with the discharge of a brand new music video for “Ripple”. After a number of days of teases throughout social media, the music video for the Robert Hunter/Jerry Garcia collaboration arrived on Thursday morning.
Animated by Actuality Movies, a desk of tarot playing cards at the start of the video launches the viewer right into a mystical world. All through the video, the protagonist—The Idiot—wanders by way of the religious area, The World, aided by The Star, The Moon, and The Solar. As The Idiot journeys by way of this otherworldly expertise, he meets characters comparable to The Satan, The Magician, and The Empress, who information him alongside.
In response to jambands.com, a press launch famous, “The Grateful Useless’s “Ripple” turned a form of cosmic religious after its debut 50 years in the past. Since then, the common enchantment of Robert Hunter’s serene prose and the band’s heartfelt efficiency have made the track a preferred selection at every thing from weddings to funerals.”
It continued, “As related now as ever earlier than, the enduring optimism of ‘Ripple’ is a welcome reminder of higher days forward, when songs will, as soon as once more, fill the air. In that hopeful spirit, the band has premiered the primary official video for the track at the moment.”
Take a look at the brand new music video for “Ripple” under and click here to buy a fiftieth Anniversary Version of American Magnificence.
Grateful Useless – “Ripple” (Official Music Video)
[Video: Grateful Dead]