The Last Shadow Puppets have released a video for new track, ‘Les Cactus‘, taken from their forthcoming release, Dream Synopsis EP…
The new track is a cover of Frenchman, Jacques Dutroncs’1967 hit, which sees Miles Kane and Alex Turner put their own spin on the classic French rock track.
The video is set in a recording studio, which shows the charismatic Turner throwing some eye-raising shapes and although Jacques might approve of the bands cover, he might question those dance moves… An impressive thing to note is just how good the Arctic Monkeys’ frontman sounds whilst singing in French.
One thing’s for certain, just like Dutronc did, the indie dream team capture the rebellious and party atmosphere of the 60s by simply, for three minutes, going out there and having fun.
‘Les Cactus‘ is the second track to be unveiled from the Dream Synopsis EP, with the pair releasing another cover, Leonard Cohen’s ‘Is This What You Wanted‘ last month. A fitting tribute in light of the iconic singers’ recent passing.
The Last Shadow Puppets Dream Synopsis EP is scheduled for release on December 2nd, check out the tracklist below;
A2. Les Cactus (Original by Jacques Dutronc)
A3. Totally Wired (Original by The Fall)
B1. This Is Your Life (Original by Glaxo Babies)
B2. Is This What You Wanted (Original by Leonard Cohen)
B3. The Dream Synopsis