Mysterious R&B singer Banks sticks to the shadows in the video for "Waiting Game," the current single from the Los Angeles siren's upcoming London EP. Directed by Francesco Carrozzini, the just-released clip complements the Sohn-produced track eerily well: The ashy torch song now has a snowy, black-and-white visual to go with, a three-minute short that's fluent in film noir and smoldering stares.
"Waiting Game" opens the four-track London EP, which arrives in the U.S. on September 10, the same day that fellow R&Brooder the Weeknd welcomes the world to Kiss Land. Fittingly, Banks will join Abel Tesfaye on tour this fall, opening gigs across North America throughout September and October. Watch "Waiting Game" above and scroll down for the full track list to London (featuring production work from Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, Jamie Woon, Lil Silva, and Tim Anderson), followed by live dates.
London EP track list:
1. "Waiting Game"
2. "This Is What It Feels Like"
3. "Bedroom Wall"
Banks North America tour dates:
September 6 - Vancouver, BC @ Orpheum Theatre *
September 7 - Vancouver, BC @ Orpheum Theatre *
September 10 - Seattle, WA @ Paramount Theater *
September 13 - Berkeley, CA @The Greek Theatre Berkeley *
September 14 - Santa Barbara, CA @ Santa Barbara Bowl *
September 16 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Greek Theatre *
September 17 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Greek Theatre *
September 20 - Broomfield, CO @ 1st Bank Center *
September 22 - Grand Prairie, TX @ Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie *
September 23 - Cedar Park, TX @ Cedar Park Center *
September 24 - Houston, TX @ Bayou Music Center *
September 26 - Tampa, FL @ David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts *
September 27 - Orlando, FL @ Hard Rock Live *
September 28 - Miami, FL @ James L. Knight Center *
September 30 - Atlanta, GA @ Fox Theatre *
October 1 - Charlotte, NC @ Ovens Auditorium *
October 2 - Durham, NC @ Durham Performing Arts Center *
October 4 - Camden, NJ @ Susquehanna Bank Center *
October 5 - Washington, D.C. @ DAR Constitution Hall *
October 7 - New York, NY @ Radio City Music Hall *
October 8 - New York, NY @ Radio City Music Hall *
October 11 - Boston, MA @ Orpheum Theatre *
October 13 - Chicago, IL @ Chicago Theatre *
October 14 - Chicago, IL @ Chicago Theatre *
October 15 - Detroit, MI @ Fox Theatre *
October 17 - Toronto, ON @ Massey Hall *
October 18 - Toronto, ON @ Massey Hall *
October 19 - Toronto, ON @ Massey Hall *
October 20 - Toronto, ON @ Massey Hall *
* = with the Weeknd and Aluna Lunoe