Indie88 Video Premiere: Jon and Roy Share ‘Runner’

Jog along to the B.C. band's latest upbeat single

British Columbia duo Jon Middleton and Roy Vizer, who go simply as Jon and Roy premiered a new music video for “Runner” on Indie88 today from their new album The Road Ahead Is Golden, out today.

“Runner” is a Wes Anderson-inspired short, featuring an aesthetic and colour pallet from the illustrious directors’ films. It also features some gorgeous shots of British Columbia, showing off its scenic mountain ranges, coastline, and countryside.

This latest track is the latest single off their seventh studio album, from the band who have been producing minimalist folk tracks since they were university students. “At this point in our career, it’s the album it seemed we were destined to make,” Middleton said in a statement.

Watch “Runner” below:

June 9th – The Waverley – Cumberland, BC
June 10th – The Legion – Tofino, BC
June 24th – Tall Tree Music Festival – Port Renfrew, BC
August 4th – Bulli Summer Festival – Wolfsburg, DE
August 5th – Kulturufer – Friedrichshafen, DE
August 6th – Timboektoe – Den Haag, NL
August 8th – Nell’s Jazz and Blues – London, UK
August 9th – Bands in the Sands – Perranporth Beach, UK (opening for Toots & The Maytals)
August 10th – Boardmasters – Cornwall, UK
August 11th – Hope + Ruin – Brighton, UK
August 12th – De Parade Festival – Amsterdam, NL
August 13th – Rock Les Bains – Les Bains, FR
August 15th – Sziget Festival – Budapest, HU
August 16th – Fristerasz – Badacsony, HU
August 17th – Badeshiff – Berlin, DE
August 18th – Reichenau – Constance, DE|
August 19th – Badenfahrt – Baden, CH