Watch: U2 Go After Trump & Political Climate With Video For "Get Out Of Your Own Way"

by VVN Music

U2 have always been politically active, so it is no surprise that the video for their track "Get Out Of Your Own Way" is filled with images of the current political climate.

Shot using different forms of animation, the video includes multiple images of the Ku Klux Klan including one shot of Donald Trump in the Oval Office with the Klan marching behind him.

The track, from the album Songs of Experience, was animated by Israeli graffiti group Broken Fingaz Crew, who said "2017 for us was the year fascists worldwide felt confident enough to raise their heads again, encouraged by Trump and other world leaders who use people's fear to build more walls and segregation. The song is both a personal letter and a clarion cry to the global situation, and in the same way, we've combined our psychedelic pop style with political imagery; shot entirely analogue, using paper cut and stop motion animation techniques."


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