The Final Dinner Social gathering has returned with its third single, “My Woman Of Mercy,” during which the band takes its sound and imagery darker than ever.
“Oh relaxation your ft on me/My woman of mercy,” they sing on the stormy refrain. “Strike me, pierce me straight by the guts.” The video was directed by the band alongside Harv Frost and Dora Paphides and finds the band performing dramatically in monochrome tones.
“‘My Woman of Mercy’ is about being a lady,” the band defined. “A lady wanting up at a portray of Joan of Arc for the primary time and considering that she appears so courageous and so lovely that she needs to kiss her. And perhaps she additionally needs to kiss the lady who stands subsequent to her within the college choir.
“We’re increasing the world of The Final Dinner Social gathering to embody a darker, heavier environment. The lyrics discover the anguish of a teenage crush that may solely be described by the bloody, carnal language of non secular expertise, because the soundworld takes cues from 9 Inch Nails, PJ Harvey and Roxy Music.”
“My Woman Of Mercy” follows the band’s earlier two singles, “Sinner” and “Nothing Issues.” The previous advised “a narrative of self-acceptance and the eager for the previous and current self to grow to be one.”
In the meantime, The Final Dinner Social gathering is at the moment on tour within the UK, after which it would head to the US for its first headlining tour there. It is going to then wrap up 2023 with a assist slot on Hozier’s UK and European area tour.
Subsequent 12 months guarantees to be even larger for the hotly-tipped band, kicking off with a particular “intimate selection present” at London’s Roundhouse in February. “No explicit purpose for this occasion….none in any respect…however we advocate very very strongly that you just attend, may very well be historic,” the band teased when asserting the date earlier this month.
Purchase or stream “My Woman Of Mercy.”