Winter comes early this year, and today, Gothic Doom icons Paradise Lost have unveiled the lyric video for the first single “The Longest Winter” of their upcoming studio album “Medusa”.
Singer Nick Holmes explains the background of the song:
I read a story about how wildlife was once beginning to flourish in the 30 mile exclusion zone after the Chernobyl disaster in 1986 – particularly the wolf population. It was nice to think that that no matter how much mankind tried to fuck the planet up directly or indirectly, life carries on in some shape or form. But humans are humans and I recently heard that there is already now “timed” hunting trips organised into the exclusion zone…
Watch the haunting new clip below!