Keep your eyes peeled!
Dance Gavin Dance have debuted the third single from new album 'Mothership' and the new installment to the 'Robot With Human Hair' series.
For those that don't know, 'The Robot With Human Hair' story began with the band's breakthrough EP 'Whatever I Say Is Royal Ocean' and has run through the band's six albums since, most notably in in 2008's self-titled effort, 'Downtown Battle Mountain II' and 2013's 'Acceptance Speech', which included the track 'Death Of The Robot With Human Hair'.
'Young Robot', taken from 'Mothership' (out October 7) is a prequel to the entire storyline and will answer some questions for the die hard fans who have managed to keep up with the whole thing.
Check out the animated video below, and keep your eyes open for all the Dance Gavin Dance references included.
Did you get them all? Fortunately YouTube user Taylor Law is here to help, here are some of the hidden gems!
- 'DGD' on the side of the Delorean
- 'Mothership' written on the cassette tape inside the car
- The school is called Thug City High. 'Thug City' was the name of a track on 'Downtown Battle Mountain II'.
- The album artwork for 'Mothership' can be seen on the calendar in the classroom
- DBM is seen on the flags outside the school, which refers to 'Downtown Battle Mountain'.
- Guitarist Will Swan can be seen reading a newspaper on the toilet
There are even more hidden in the video, watch again and see if you can spot them!
The video is directed and animated by John Howe.
Dance Gavin Dance return to the UK later this year, dates are:
03 - OXFORD Academy II
04 - BRIGHTON The Haunt
05 - BIRMINGHAM Institute III
06 - SOUTHAMPTON Engine Rooms
08 - NOTTINGHAM Rescue Rooms
09 - NEWCASTLE Academy II
10 - MANCHESTER Sound Control
11 - GLASGOW Garage
12 - LEEDS Key Club
14 - CARDIFF The Globe
15 - BRISTOL The Fleece
16 - LONDON Underworld