Known as the illegitimate lovechild of Daft Punk and the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Rogue Proxy released a new track ‘She Turned Around‘ today.
What inspired you to write this song?
“Literally having a girl “Turn Around To Say Goodbye”… at the end of a skype session working through ideas, my 2 year old daughter ‘turned around and said goodbye’… Hey! There is a song there!”
Is this release different from your previous releases?
“We think so. Not only is the style more of a rock ballad than our previous releases, the harmonies and arrangement are more sophisticated, and the lyrics were written in more of a “tapestry” style, that is, they just try to paint a portrait and let the listener see what they see.”
Is the release accompanied with a music video?
“Yes. When creating the visuals that accompany our songs, we always scour the web for themes and ideas that could fit. In this case, because of the lyrical style, we thought that Banksy’s ‘Girl With Balloon’ was a wonderful inspiration, and we really tried to make the video more into a work of art in and of itself.”
Leigh Thomas is an Australian based singer/songwriter/guitarist, with a lengthy history performing in both the Melbourne indie scene and cover scene. Leigh's music can be described as guitar based, melodic pop/rock, ranging from heavy and beat driven, to softer and sometimes poignant ballads. A new single 'Take It All The Way' will be out on July 16th. “It's a dreamy yet upbeat guitar driven indie pop/rock style song that explores a […]