After Jay Brannan's cover of 'Man in the Mirror' was featured on Spinner and…
- Posted on Jun 26th 2012 11:00AM by Cameron Matthews
To set the scene, Jay is waiting for an elevator next to a man he's never met. The two exchange glances, and upon approaching every new floor, Brannan imagines his life with the mystery man.
"I'm way too shy to ever approach anyone on the street, on the subway, in an elevator or even at a bar," Brannan tells Spinner. "So it was fun to make a video involving chemistry-at-first-sight, where the characters didn't just end up going home to check the 'missed connections' listings on Craigslist."
The songwriter's latest album Rob Me Blind, is available now via Nettwerk. Check out the video for the title track below. Have you ever acted on a missed connection?
Upcoming Jay Brannan Tour Dates:
Wed, July 18 Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
Thur, July 19 Hoboken, NJ @ Maxwell's
Fri, July 20 Philadelphia, PA @ World Café Live
Sat, July 21 Washington, DC @ U Street Music Hall
Mon, July 23 Pittsburgh, PA @ Stage AE
Tues, July 24 Columbus, OH @ The Basement
Thur, July 26 Chicago, IL @ Lincoln Hall
Fri, July 27 Minneapolis, MN @ Triple Rock Social Club