Dan Reed Network Drop Knowledge On Music Video For New Single ‘Champion’

Written by Jack Andrew Cribb

To coincide with their current UK and European tour, rockers Dan Reed Network have released a music video to go with their upbeat anthemic single Champion. This is a track from their recently released album Fight Another Day, the latest since their previous work Breathless, released in 2010.

“Champion deals with the concept that we are what we eat, not just our physical health but our soul’s well-being,” says Dan Reed. “It’s about surrounding ourselves with people that feed our dreams, support and push us to be more creative, more alive, and to enjoy the ride.”

The song itself is pretty inspiring, with lyrics such as ‘I wanna be your champion/ and ride off into the sun/ and never fade away/ and live to fight another day’ combined with an uplifting melodic chorus. The video itself is very emblematic of this, as the band play in front of large screens that flit from pictures of different people. It’s all quite captivating.

“The video portrays the intensity in the eyes of people from every walk of life. Having the band performing in front of the rear projected screens was to immerse those of us who wrote and will be performing this song live to visually state we all live in this bubble of light where every person we meet brings new insights, lessons, strength, and if we’re lucky, wisdom.”

The band will be touring the UK in March of this year, check out the dates and venues below:

Wednesday 1st March                 Level 3 Club, Swindon

Friday 3rd March                            Warehouse 23, Wakefield

Saturday 4th March                       Live Rooms, Chester

Sunday 5th March                          The Globe, Cardiff

Tuesday 7th March                         The Cluny, Newcastle

Wednesday 8th March                  Oran Mor, Glasgow

Friday 10th March                           100 Club, London

Saturday 11th March                      Local Authority, Sheffield

Sunday 12th March                         The Robin 2, Bilston

Tuesday 14th March                       Ruby Lounge, Manchester

Wednesday 15th March               Rescue Rooms, Nottingham

Check out the Dan Reed Network’s single for Champion here:

 Credit: Dan Reed Network

 

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