Amazingly, the brand new clip marks the primary time Biafra has ever appeared in an official music video. It additionally reunites the previous Lifeless Kennedys frontman with Ministry mastermind Al Jourgensen, his co-conspirator within the collaborative Lard challenge within the late Eighties.
The gritty homespun video was created by director Joel Smith and compiled from self-shot footage by Jourgensen and Biafra. The 2 filmed their respective elements at residence in an financial, DIY trend.
“Jello and I’ve been mates and music collaborators for many years,” Jourgensen remarked in a press launch. “I had no thought he’d by no means finished a video earlier than and I’m honored to pop that artistic cherry for him on ‘Sabotage Is Intercourse.’ It’s loopy how tech savvy we’ve all gotten but someway all of it appears very punk rock to shoot a video at residence with simply an iPhone. Who is aware of, perhaps in the future there can be a Lard video?”
Added Biafra: “My compliments to the chef!! Not like some other Ministry video both. It’s wonderful what might be finished grime low cost in your bed room, with some kool discovered footage and some intelligent concepts. Two telephones, two takes and my work is completed. Enjoyable! I knew there’d lastly come a day the place I may bust out these Fez hats children stole from their dad and mom, and threw at Lifeless Kennedys on our ‘85 FrankenChrist tour.”
The video arrives a day earlier than Ministry launch their “Industrial Energy” US tour with Melvins and Corrosion of Conformity. The outing kicks off tomorrow (March 2nd) in Columbus, Ohio, and runs by means of an April 18th present in Seattle. Get tickets by way of Ticketmaster.
Watch the video for “Sabotage Is Intercourse!” under, adopted by Heavy Consequence‘s 2021 interview with Jourgensen, who informed us a brand new Lard album is within the works.