Ian Cooke set to premiere "Cassowary and Fruit Bat" book and video Thursday night at Sie

Ian Cooke has always been known for his stunning lyrical imagery, and while he's dropped a handful of interesting video accompaniments in the past, he's never attempted anything like this before. In a project spanning two years, Cooke collaborated with local artist Adam Singer and bandmate Ian O'Dougherty to produce a heartbreaking video for his song "Cassowary and Fruit Bat." Following the relationship of a bird who cannot fly and a mammal who can, the epic story touches on themes of suicide, existentialism and a trans-species friendship.

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