The director has labored with Radiohead beforehand, together with on the route of their ‘Moon Formed Pool’ video ‘Daydreaming‘ whereas guitarist Jonny Greenwood has scored for Anderson’s movies up to now together with Liquorice Pizza, There Will Be Blood and The Grasp.
Eagle-eyed followers on social media noticed that posters for a challenge have appeared at London’s Prince Charles Cinema linking Anderson and The Smile, who’re made up of Thom Yoke, Greenwood and Tom Skinner.
The cinema themselves tweeted the picture with a side-eye caption earlier in the present day and it options The Smile on a poster with a brand new challenge titled Wall Of Eyes. Paul Thomas Anderson can also be listed on the poster.
Take a look at the picture under.
— Prince Charles Cinema (@ThePCCLondon) November 11, 2023
Again in June, The Smile shared the only ‘Bending Hectic’, their first new launch of 2023 and their first their acclaimed debut LP ‘A Gentle For Attracting Consideration’, which arrived final yr.
Initially, the monitor was carried out in the course of the band’s set at Montreux Jazz Pageant in 2022, though was not included on the next dwell album, which arrived later within the yr. Because of this, the thriller monitor quickly turned “a word-of-mouth phenomenon” in line with press, with each “followers and critics calling for its launch”.
Earlier this yr, members of The Smile confirmed that work had begun on a follow-up album to their 2022 debut.
“The frustration of getting not had entry to enjoying in a band for a few years [has] simply constructed up a giant backlog of concepts,” Greenwood stated in a previous interview. “We’re nonetheless firing off one another, and it feels productive. So, whereas that’s taking place, we simply wanna hold shifting ahead, I believe.”
Alongside ‘Bending Hectic’, the trio additionally debuted three different songs all through their European tour final summer season earlier than releasing them at a later date: ‘Our bodies Laughing’, ‘Good friend Of A Good friend’ and ‘Colors Fly’.