The duo of Brian Molko and Stefan Olsdal released the track earlier this month as the third preview of their eighth album. ‘Never let Me Go’, which comes on March 22nd.
Today (January 21), Placebo posted a live performance of the song, directed by Oscar Sansom, on his official YouTube channel.
In the clip, Molko and Olsdal can be seen performing among the old school TVs, complemented by members of their tour group and featuring the show as VHS.
In keeping with the aesthetics of the art of “Try Better Next Time,” the “Placebo” is illuminated by flashing red lights, playing on a stage set in a rectangular shape. You can watch the video here:
The placebo should show the record Travel to the UK and Ireland in November / December. Molko et al. also delivers An exclusive collection of the UK Festival at the Bearded Theory’s Spring Meeting In May.
The group’s UK / Irish headline dates are as follows:
18 – Portsmouth, Guildhall
19 – Brighton, Center
21 – Liverpool, Eventim Olympia
22 – Manchester, O2 Victoria warehouse
24 – Cardiff, Motorpoint Arena
26 – London, O2 Academy Brixton
27 – London, O2 Academy Brixton
29 – Lester, De Montfort Hall
30 – Leeds, O2 Academy
2 – Newcastle, O2 City Hall
3 – Glasgow, O2 Academy
5 – Dublin, 3 Arena
7 – Cambridge, Corn Exchange
8 – Birmingham, O2 Academy