VIDEO PREMIERE: New Years Day – “Disgust Me”
New Years Day have premiered their new music video recently. You can check out the video for their song “Disgust Me” below. The band will be heading out on the road for the third time with Halestorm and In This Moment this November and December. For more information on this tour, check it out here.
Vocalist Ash Costello commented:
The song ‘Disgust Me‘ is about seeing the side of someone that they tend to hide. Whether it be because they have deemed it undesirable or unattractive for whatever reason or out of fear of being judged as less than because of the dark sides they possess. ‘Disgust Me‘ is asking the listener to not be afraid to show these parts because it just may bring you relief instead of sorrow.
For the video, I wanted to show that visually. I am asked a lot why I decided to dye my hair half red and half black, so I saw the ‘Disgust Me‘ music video as an opportunity to give that a story of its own. The all-black-haired girl calling upon the dark spirits to show themselves, and the all-red-haired girl who’s been lost alone in the wilderness, coming together to make one whole person. To me it felt symbolic, like the two sides of me can both shine, the light and the dark.