Bad Copy

Newsvideo

Bev Rage and the Drinks Releases Video for “Permanent Receptionist”

Chicago’s Bev Rage & the Drinks is back with the debut single and accompanying video from the band’s upcoming LP, Exes & Hexes, out this summer via What’s For Breakfast? Records.

The video for “Permanent Receptionist” was produced by New Trash (who has done work for NNAMDÏ, Sen Morimoto, and many other Chicago locals) and finds the band battling with the doldrums of 9 to 5 corporate culture while also battling an incompetent monster boss who frustrates, infuriates, and tries to suck the life out of The Drinks.

Singer Beverly Rage had the following to say about the new single:

“It is interesting to think of the 9-5 office culture pre-pandemic and how there is now a looming fear in many folks who depend on these positions for health insurance and/or live month-to-month as the pandemic rages on. Many artists work these jobs, then work on their music or art at night and hope for a little time off to tour, play shows, or just find time to create. I wanted to write a song that explores all of these issues and the video compliments it to highlight how many of the people in charge at these corporate jobs are barely disguised monsters in suits and ties.”

Watch the video for “Permanent Receptionist” below and keep checking back for more new about and singles off of Bev Rage & the Drinks’ upcoming album Exes & Hexes! 

  1. Show Review
    Show Review

    Ian’s Party: Night 1 – Absolutely Not, Bev Rage and the Drinks, Avantist, & More in Chicago, IL

  2. Premiere
    Newsvideo
    Newsvideo

    Bev Rage & the Drinks Premieres New Video for “I’m Having A Tryst with a Narcissist”

  3. Question The Answers
    Feature
    Feature

    Question The Answers Podcast: Episode 2 – Kendra Sheetz

    Kendra Sheetz is the single best tour guide in Chicago.... Fight me!

  4. Feature
    Feature

    Bev (Bev Rage & the Drinks) Shares Her ‘Everything is FINE’ List of 2020

  5. Newsvideo
    Newsvideo

    Bev Rage & the Drinks Premieres Video for “Machines Get Cleaned”

>
Show Menu Close Menu Diamond Dots Tag Background Left Tag Right Tag icon-Interview Show Review Stream Tour Record Review Book Review TV Video Movie Contest Select Area