The video was directed by Nik Lachajczak and produced by Alison Page, an award-winning duo creative at the forefront of contemporary Australian Aboriginal design and storytelling.
Inspired by Sydney Theatre Company’s adaptation of Kate Grenville’s award-winning novel The Secret River, as well as barrangal dyara (skin and bones) a work by Wiradjuri/Kamilaroi installation artist Jonathan Jones – The Preatures stunning new single takes inspiration from the Indigenous heritage of Sydney region.
The Preatures also worked extensively with Terri Janke, a highly-respected specialist in Indigenous cultural and intellectual property, to understand and follow protocol for using Indigenous cultural expression.
Produced by Jack Moffitt, ‘Yanada’ features additional production from acclaimed Australian-Canadian producer Burke Reid (Courtney Barnett, DMA’s).
Girlhood was mixed by Bob Clearmountain, an industry legend known for his work with David Bowie, Bruce Springsteen, INXS, Crowded House etc.
The Preatures have started a campaign to assist the AIATSIS raise funds that support their urgent work in documenting Indigenous languages.
About this track...
2017 ARIA AWARD NOMINEE: Best Rock Album 'Girlhood'
2017 NATIONAL LIVE MUSIC AWARDS NOMINEE: Live Act of the Year (NSW Awards)
|Number Of People In Act||4 Piece|
|State/Territory Artist Is Based In||NSW|
|City/Town/Region Artist Is Based In||Sydney|
|Taken From The Release Titled||Girlhood|
|Copyright Holder's Name||Mercury Australia/Universal Music Australia|
|Media Servicing Date||2017-08-04|
|Contains explicit lyrics or themes that may offend some listeners||No|
|Artist Official Web Site||http://thepreatures.com|
|Artist Social Network Page||http://facebook.com/ThePreatures|
|Online Store Page 1|
|Online Store Page 2||https://thepreatures.lnk.to/Yanada|
|Online Store Page 3||http://www.getmusic.com.au|
|Content Provider||Universal Music Australia|