5
Jun

Latvian indie pop band “Franco Franco” unveils new single, video and announces summer tour.

Colorful Latvian indie pop band “Franco Franco” reveals third single and music video “Moonlight” from their latest EP “Moon + Light”. The band will perform “Moonlight” and other songs, not yet released, in summer concerts across Latvia, including “Summer Sound” festival.

 “The story of “Moonlight” is encapsulating moments that are very dear to us - they are too beautiful to let go of,” explains lead vocalist Elizabete Vetra. “That’s why we decided to make the video as a collage of snapshots, collecting the most colorful moments from making of the album. It has been a magical ride for us.”

The video captures shots from recording the album in “TRU Music Studio” (Riga) together with producer Reinis Sejans (“Instrumenti”) and sound engineer Gatis Zakis, unique footage from making of the previos videos (“By the Lake”, “Up”), performing in festivals and the album presentation in K.K. fon Stricka Villa (Riga). 

“Moonlight” is available on Spotify, iTunes and other digital music platforms. The band will perform “Moonlight” and other songs, not yet released, in festivals and concerts in Latvia - Riga, Valmiera, Jurmala, Jelgava, Cesis. “Franco Franco” will also perform in “Summer Sound” festival in Liepaja on 28 July (more on summer tour).

“Franco Franco” is one of the most renowned and active indie pop bands in Latvia. The band’s latest album „Moon + Light” (2016) was critically acclaimed and nominated among the best Latvian alternative, indie-pop records of the year. The second single of the album – “Up” - was one of the semifinalists of Supernova 2017 (Latvian national selection for the Eurovision Song Contest). It reached Latvia Top 50 on Spotify, as well as #10 in Trending on Youtube (watch video).