Bye June Unveils “Shades Of Purple” Music Video on Gay Rights

we get to present to you Shades of Purple, a video with a story of
having the freedom to love whom ever one chooses despite gender,
religion or sexual orientation.” – Bye June

Bye June has announced the premiere of their eagerly awaited new
music video, “Shades of Purple.” The track from their album “My Life is
an Independent Film” is available now at all leading digital retailers.
“ Shades of Purple” will debut Saturday, January 7th at 4 pm EST on

“Shades of Purple” is the first pop music video to employ the ancient
art of shadowgraphy, or hand shadows. Bye June teamed with
world-renowned shadowgrapher Mr. Sati Achath; Resulting in an innovative
melding of state-of-the-art video technology and old world
shadowgraphy, which created a unique and outstanding medium.

In addition, Bye June’s social message about civil rights in general
and same sex marriage in particular is the premise of the video’s story.
“We asked our fans to choose a track for a music video, and they voted
online for this song. I am very pleased, since this song has deep
meaning and an important social message. Also, we were fortunate to have
Mr. Achath on our team, he truly brought the characters to life,” says
Gil Kline, Bye June’s vocalist. “Shadowgraphy is a very old art-form,
and I am very excited to bring this art-form to a whole new generation. I
fell in love with this project for the music, message and medium.” says
Sati Achath.


Bye June.

Buy this song on iTunes

Bye June is a socially conscious band originally from the Washington
DC area. They released their first CD “My Life Is An Independent Film”
in August 2011.

Bye June is: Gil Kline: guitars, vocals, composition and lyrics *Gunner Sledgeski: drums * Daniel McGreal: Bass.

Special Thanks to the master shadowgrapher, Sati Achath.
Sati Achath is a world-renowned shadowgrapher. His shadowgraphy has
been featured on “The Late Show with David Letterman”, CNN, ABC, CBS,
and many other television channels in the U.S. and abroad. He was also a
quarter-finalist in NBC’s 2008 America’s Got Talent contest.