Watch Sharon Van Etten’s New Video for ‘Our Love’
Sharon Van Etten writes with this sense of intimacy that draws you in with every breath. The New Jersey singer-songwriter’s fourth album, ‘Are We There’ (which was released back in May), takes a look at love from all angles, including those hidden in shadows.
One of its best songs, ‘Our Love,’ just got an appropriately moody black-and-white video to accompany the sweetly soulful cut. You can watch it above.
The incredibly stark clip doesn’t stray too far from the bedroom that serves as the track’s inspiration. It’s one of Van Etten’s most simmering cuts, and the slow-boiling video — which comes to life with a splash of color near the end — gives in to the cool warmth.
It’s a long way from her last video, the playful mad-monster party of ‘Every Time the Sun Comes Up,’ which you can watch here: