Video: Dazed Speaks With Grimes In The Studio

grimes3 Video: Dazed Speaks With Grimes In The Studio

It’s always interesting to see an artist in the studio. We end up with a final product and sometimes forget what goes into it, and being able to attach a mental image to the creative process behind the music adds a little more of that human element that art sometimes detaches itself from. Here’s Dazed’s chat with Grimes and a little glimpse into her creative process.

Dazed visited the 23-year-old singer in her studio for a quick chat. With her new album out now – streaming on Dazed Digital – and the Hedi Slimane-shot Dazed cover, Claire Boucher is riding high at the moment. Styled by Robbie Spencer using Givenchy Haute Couture, the Dazed shoot shows a black and white side to a very colourful girl. In this Alex Craig-directed documentary, shown here exclusively on Dazed Digital, Grimes talks about the purpose of her music and why she prefers elasticated garments to buttons…

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