Atlanta’s Lesibu Grand make music that pulls from punk, indie, new wave, glam, and many others, and although it appears upbeat and enjoyable, their lyrics typically acquire on critical problems. The latest solitary “WFS” (aka “We Fucking Suck”) addresses the way the US inadequately handles gun regulate/violence, housing, poverty, healthcare, voting legal rights, and criminal justice (and Afropunk identified as it “the punk anthem we will need”), and frontperson Tyler-Simone says new single “Incredibly hot Glue Gun” is a followup to “WFS.” “With ‘Hot Glue Gun,’ we harness the identical ’80s punk rock vitality but immediate it in a more favourable way.”

“In the music, the sizzling glue gun is a image of the Diy ethic and a reminder that we, as customers of a democracy, currently have the instruments we need to correct our governing administration activism, local community engagement, and of study course, the vote,” Tyler-Simone proceeds. “On a further level, the warm glue gun is usually utilised in cosplay culture to establish costumes. In the ideal palms it transforms people today into their favorite figures and reclaims well-liked society for these the moment marginalized.”

The new song also arrives with a online video, which will take place within a fictional ’90s-type online video game. “I enjoy a liberty fighter directed by my men and women to delete and reboot a corrupted modern society establish on inherited prosperity and privilege,” Tyler-Simone suggests. “That elite course works by using their command of the media to portray me as a criminal and unleashes their cloned mystery services law enforcement drive to acquire me out. Shielded by my Electric power Ranger match, and wielding a supercharged sizzling glue gun, the establishment’s violent response fails to halt my progress. Confronting the now helpless ruler, a trump-esque shell of a man, my character chooses not destroy him, but rather works by using her reality ray to reveal what he seriously is — artificial junk food stuff intended for the sole purpose of turning a income and producing persons unwell in the procedure.”

Verify out the two the “Sizzling Glue Gun” and “WFS” videos beneath…