Elbow has released a video to accompany their version of The Beatles "Golden Slumbers," as featured in this year’s John Lewis Holiday commercial, directed by Michel Gondry. The video features backstage footage alongside moments from the commercial which has amassed over 29 million views across social media platforms. The video gives viewers a deeper insight into how the commercial came together, With footage showing how Moz the Monster was brought to life, and glimpses of Michel Gondry and his crew and cast at work.
Elbow’s recording of "Golden Slumbers" features alongside various handpicked elbow songs from their seven studio albums on the recently released "The Best Of" (Republic Records), covering the band’s career to date.
Elbow will end 2017 with a very special show for BBC 6 Music on December 21. The band will play a special 60-minute set of songs from their "The Best Of" album accompanied by the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra and the Hallé Youth Choir. The show will also be broadcast on the BBC i-Player.