Bon Iver are one of the greatest acts out there at the moment, their melodic indie folk pop is a regular stayer on my weekly playlist and Towers, the band’s forthcoming release since their Grammy win, has been there for weeks and weeks. The stunning cinematography by Nabil Elderkin, a Los Angeles-based director and photographer from Australia, shows a tale of bearded man, an actor named Mystic, wandering through the wilderness, or in fact, Native American-preserved land in Washington.

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The video highlights the fact that we all build ‘towers’ during our lives, be that work or relationships and at some point they come crashing down. The video was shot mostly on , and the features the moving work of an actor named . So enjoy life, live it to its full and when your towers come crashing down, you will be at peace. Beautiful sentiment, beautiful song and beautiful video.