Somegirlnamedanna Lets Us Meet Her Horses In Home made 'Kitchen Desk' Video

Just a few months in the past, Minnesota's somegirlnamedanna (that is "some woman named Anna") launched herself to us with a easy music titled "Howdy I Am." On her newest launch, she's gone deeper, probing again into her childhood on "Kitchen Desk," a private entry that appears again on her life thus far.

As she informed MTV Information, she wrote the music whereas finding out and dealing in Nashville, homesick for each her household and the youthful days she'd by no means get again. "I began writing freely about what I missed again residence, and I seen that a number of it surrounded my kitchen desk," she stated. "I keep in mind drawing rainbows in my pocket book there even when instances had been laborious, feeling love, telling the reality, getting caught for skipping a category and getting grounded, crying in my fingers when my dad and mom received divorced, and hugging my mother once I discovered I received into faculty."

Naturally, a music video for this type of inventive assertion needed to be simply as intensely private. And the "Kitchen Desk" clip, which premiered right now (Might 14), is certainly that, constructed round residence motion pictures and self-shot footage Anna captured whereas self-isolating again residence in Minnesota. A variety of it takes place exterior, which was a little bit of a problem to movie within the 28-degree climate.

"These had been a few of the reminiscences that flashed again once I was writing the music," she stated, "after which my brother and I shot the remainder of the video on the identical VHS camcorder to characterize a flashback of me at an older age. I needed to get my horse in it that I grew up with as a result of horseback driving taught me work ethic, deliver again my remembrance of working within the fields barefoot, and I needed to point out individuals the place I got here from."

There are literally two horses within the clip, in addition to some canine and cats. (In maybe essentially the most becoming returning-home reward ever, her canine ended up consuming a few of the tapes for the video.) However it's the horses Anna took nice pleasure in exhibiting off.

"The sorrel horse's identify is Tate, who I nickname Tate the Nice," Anna stated. "I've had him since I used to be about 15. The bay is known as Jack, nicknamed Jack Assault, and I competed with him by means of highschool. They're each former present horses and had been my greatest mates rising up. I used to be most undoubtedly a horse woman."

As she works towards a debut launch, Anna's been holding busy, spending time along with her brother and mother and recovering from the shoot within the below-freezing climate. Her mother even needed to act as on-set medic, wrapping her in blankets to heat her again up after working round barefoot. "Filming this whole video was such a reminiscence in itself," she stated. "I now watch it again and giggle due to all of the humorous reminiscences we constructed across the making of it and I would not need to commerce that for something."

It is becoming, then, that the music itself, re-playable in the identical method a very shifting journal passage is re-readable, began with that one object — the solid-oak kitchen desk, which Anna and her brother carried so she may pose on it for the video shoot. "It doesn't matter what was happening in life, the kitchen desk was a congregational spot the place we may unify as a household, and each reminiscence there helped make me who I'm."

Watch the charming "Kitchen Desk" video above, and test it out all day all day MTV U and MTV Dwell.

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