Men I Trust – Show Me How
Men I Trust released their new single, Show Me How, yesterday. The trio from Canada also released a music video. What I love about Men I Trust is their authenticity and meaning. In their music video, I feel like I’m watching an old, home movie. There is care in the lyrics and delivery of those lyrics, shown at the bottom of the screen.
The song is a romanticized version of love, stating, “The friend I’m dreaming of is far away. But I’m here… I’m here.” In all relationships, we want to show our significant other proof of love. The abstractness of what love signifies to other people muddy those waters, alluding towards personal expectations.
Show Me How is perfect for contemplating, hibernating, loving people, being sad, spas, jazz lounges, critical listening, poetry dialogues, calming yourself down before a major event, finding yourself, trying new things, and daydreaming at work.
Men I Trust are always on point with Emma’s sunken, indie vocals; the bass line; and the dream-like ambiance. I had a chance to interview the trio a while back, so…
Men I Trust – Show Me How Music Video
Men I Trust Tour Dates
03/06 Montreal, QC, The Ritz PDB
03/07 Waterloo, ON, Maxwell’s
03/08 Detroit, MI, Marble Bar
03/09 Chicago, IL, Schubas Tavern
03/10 Colombus, OH, Rumba Cafe
03/11 Nashville, TN, The Basement
03/14 Austin, TX, Sidewinder
03/16 Austin, TX, Seven Grand
03/18 Carrboro, NC, Cat’s Cradle
03/19 Norfolk, VA, Charlie’s American Cafe
03/21 Philadelphia, PA, Boot & Saddle
03/22 New York, NY, Mercury Lounge
03/23 Brooklyn, NY, Baby’s All Right
03/24 Cambridge, MA, Sonia Nightclub
03/25 Montreal, QC, Le Piano