All

Watch The Killers’ New Video For ‘Shot at the Night’

View Comments
Shannon Carlin
Shannon Carlin Shannon is an associate music producer for Radio.com....
Read More
More Rock News
arcadefire Watch The Killers New Video For Shot at the NightTop 7 Moments at Live 105's Not So Silent Night
hives Watch The Killers New Video For Shot at the NightThe Hives Apologize to City of Boston
riffraff Watch The Killers New Video For Shot at the NightThe Neighbourhood Announces Riff Raff as Official Member
radioCom_headlines-all-button
bestof2013sofar dl 625 r2 Watch The Killers New Video For Shot at the NightBEST OF 2013 (SO FAR)
ooocarousel 150x150 radio 100 ash Watch The Killers New Video For Shot at the NightRADIO.COM 100
310x310-radioEssentials_profilesARTIST PROFILES YT Button[2]RADIO.COM CHANNEL

The video for The Killers‘ new single, “Shot at the Night,” produced by M83, is all about getting lucky in Vegas.

The clip for the track–one of two new songs on their upcoming greatest hits collection, Direct Hits, (out November 11)–features Australian actress Bella Heathcote (Dark Shadows) as a hardworking hotel maid who has bigger dreams in her sights.  Max Minghella (The Social Network), who she nearly hits with her car, seems to be the guy to do just that.

While those two crazy kids try to find love, Brandon Flowers spends his time looking over Sin City like a guardian angel who just wants to help these two get their shot.

RELATED: The Killers Made Their Label Happy By Recording With M83

In an interview with Radio.com, Flowers talked about working with Anthony Gonzalez, better known as the man behind synth-rock sensation M83, on the track. Who apparently isn’t just a skilled producer, but quite the table tennis player.

“We love Anthony. It was nice getting to know him when we played with him on our (2008 full-length) Day & Age tour,” Flowers said. “He’s one of the best ping-pong players that I’ve encountered in my life. I guess in France they teach these things. He also loves a lot of the same music that we do, and so it was great to finally come together and do it.”

Flowers added that they started work on a second song together, although where it will eventually end up is anybody’s guess at this point.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus