Twin Shadow will be taking the spotlight on June 18 as the video for his track
“5 Seconds” will premiere on double LED screens in New York City’s Times Square. Twin
Shadow will treat people to a special, live from Times Square performance immediately following
the world premiere of the new video. Twin Shadow’s forthcoming album Confess is due out July 10 via
Both Twin Shadow’s performance and video premiere are part of a larger event taking place: Art Takes
Times Square. In concert with the Times Square Alliance and Chashama, Artists Wanted has produced
this event which celebrates art in Times Square and the launch of See.Me – a new website connecting
artists and musicians to an international audience. With Art Takes Times Square several of the most
iconic video signs in Times Square will be made into an immense display of art and is emblematic of
the ambitious projects to come from this new artist platform: See.Me.
Twin Shadow’s “Ton Up” tour kicks off July 27th in Boston, MA and he next plays New York City on
September 27 at Webster Hall Full tour dates are here.
The scale of the Art Takes Times Square exhibition is extraordinary: the signs reach as high as 23
stories, the work will be on display for weeks and a half-million people cross through Times Square
daily. See.Me is producing the event in concert with the Times Square Alliance and curatorial partner
Chashama, a non-profit group for creative space transformation.