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Exclusive: Saul Bass Inspired Music Video For Corb Lund’s “Weight Of The Gun”

Exclusive: Saul Bass Inspired Music Video For Corb Lund's "Weight Of The Gun"

For over two decades, singer/songwriter Corb Lund has been a staple of the Canadian alt-country scene —he scored a Juno prize for Roots & Traditional Album of the Year in 2003 and has been recognized at the Canadian Country Music Association Awards and the Western Canadian Music Awards as well. Lund released his ninth studio album Things That Can’t Be Undone last fall, and today we’re exclusively debuting the video for “Weight Of The Gun.”

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Created by motion graphics editor Sarah Sheikh Bridge along with Digital Media Services, Inc., the Saul Bass inspired video playfully brings to life the lyrics of Lund’s lovelorn song. It’s a nice homage to one of the greatest graphic designers in cinema history: Bass worked with Otto PremingerStanley Kubrick, Alfred Hitchcock and Martin Scorsese.

Watch “Weight Of The Gun” below. Corb Lund is now on tour, and Things That Can’t Be Undone is available via New West Records.

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