Pierce the Veil transport to the 50s in new music video

Over the past week, the guys from Pierce the Veil have released teasing images from the set of their recently completed music video. On Friday (Feb. 10), the California-founded band finally unveiled the completed clip for “Floral & Fading,” the latest single off their recently released record Misadventures.

The music video, which looks like it was somewhat inspired by Weezer’s “Buddy Holly,” begins with a couple parked outside of a neighborhood bowling alley. The scene soon shifts to inside the alley where several “good kids” seem to be spending their Friday evening hanging out and playing some games. The manager is then heard over the speaker system, telling all the kids to “come over here” because some band named “Pierce the Veil” was going to put on a show for them.

On a makeshift stage, the guys from PTV appear, decked out in some awkward and weird 50s attire including combed and gelled down hair, polyester pants, and sweater vests. The kids start to gather around the band as they begin to play the song. At first, it appears like it’s going to be a slow and non-eventful evening until two guys bump into each other. Instead of shaking it off, a fight ensues. Gone is the quiet slow dancing, and a mosh pit begins to form in the middle of the bowling alley.

Check out the complete video for “Floral & Fading” above.

“Floral & Fading” is featured on Pierce the Veil’s recently released record, Misadventures. In support of the 2016 release, the band will embark on their “Rest in Space” tour with Falling in Reverse and Crown the Empire. The tour will begin next Friday, Feb. 17, at the McDonald Theatre in Eugene, Oregon and wrap up several weeks later on March 10 at Club XS in Tucson, Arizona. The complete list of tout dates can be seen below.


Feb. 17 – Eugene, OR @ McDonald Theatre
Feb. 18 – Spokane, WA @ Knitting Factory
Feb. 20 – Vancouver, BC @ The Vogue Theatre
Feb. 22 – Calgary, AB @ MacEwan Ballroom
Feb. 23 – Edmonton, AB @ Shaw Conference Centre
Feb. 25 – Saskatoon, SK @ O’Brian’s Event Centre
Feb. 26 – Winnipeg, MB @ Burton Cummings Theatre
Feb. 28 – Grand Rapids, MI @ The Intersection
Mar. 01 – Toronto, ON @ Danforth Music Hall
Mar. 04 – Montreal, QC @ Metropolis
Mar. 05 – Clifton Park, NY @ Upstate Concert Hall
Mar. 07 – Memphis, TN @ Minglewood Hall
Mar. 09 – Albuquerque, NM @ El Rey Theatre
Mar. 10 – Tucson, AZ @ Club XS

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