In the music video, The Weeknd is shown trying to destroy evidence of his previous self, including his own awards from his past album, Beauty Behind the Madness.The video has been described as The Weeknd's attempt to murder his former persona.Later singles like “The Price Of Silence” and “The More I See” saw the band’s metallic scale tipping into less urgent and crucial waters, largely because original guitarist Tony “Bones” Roberts had departed the band and was making more serious hardcore with Broken Bones.By the time of the 1986 disaster known as Grave New World, Discharge had gone full on metal, and a drippy, grim and unfocused sort of metal at that.And we even have a free trial so you can try it out and see what you think before you go any further. My own journey is a long story - ask me about it sometime, if you see me online - but I realized early on how difficult it was for lesbians to meet each other.It was frustrating, feeling like I just couldn't find anyone I liked... Support groups and lesbian communities were not well-publicized, and hard to find unless you knew who to talk to.
“Decontrol” introduces a trudging metallic pace that would predict future sounds from the band, while “Never Again” and “State Violence State Control” are simply among the best songs ever penned in this genre.
Upon it’s release, the punk community rejected them, the metal dudes new to the band wondered why the band had such a great rep, and Discharge began to sink without too many folks missing them.
They’d be back again, but nothing can match the innovation and reckless, relentless power of their early work.
The Weeknd later elaborated that he had contacted the duo through mutual friends in the Canadian music scene, and that he was invited to a studio in Paris, France to work with Daft Punk.
During his session recording the song "I Feel It Coming", The Weeknd could hear a separate track leaking into the studio booth from the control room.
He noted that "they were doing everything based on how they wanted to do it.