ENFIELD, July 8, 2014—Mike Boyd is set to release a new video for the fourth single, “This Ain’t Funny ft. Classified,” off his new album, “...Note The Sarcasm.” which is also Produced by Classified
The video features both Mike and his brother Classified as “country folk” who aren’t fond of the rich city kids they discover carelessly throwing their beer cans away and littering in the woods. In attempt
to play off his country roots, Mike’s comedic twist, evident throughout his lyrics, is depicted visually through the over-the-top beer-drinking, shot gun-wielding “hillbilly” characters Mike and his brother play in the video that was directed by Andrew Flemming.
When asked what he enjoyed most about filming, Mike said, “Making this video was fun,” he went on, “what could be more enjoyable than hanging out in the woods, drinking beer, and making a music
Besides releasing new singles and music videos, Mike is hard at work preparing for a number of solo shows as well as joining Classified on tour. Upcoming shows and tour dates include the following stops:
Mon/Jun-30 Truro, NS Rath Eastlink Community Centre
Sat/Jul-12 Summerside, PE Big Red Festival
Sat/Jul-12 Antigonish, NS Evolve Festival
Sat/Jul-19 Barrie, ON New Music Festival
Mon/Jun-30 Truro, NS Classified w/ Mike Boyd (and wsg David Myles)
Tue/Jul-01 Charlottetown, PE Canada Day w BNL, Tegan and Sara, etc..
Wed/Jul-02 Montreal, QC Corona Theatre - Virgin 96
Fri/Jul-04 Edmonton, AB Hot 107 Win to Get in
Sat/Jul-05 Calgary, AB Calgary Stampede
Fri/Aug-01 North Bay, ON Summer in the Park Festival
Sun/Aug-03 Penticton, BC Boonstock
Fri/Aug-15 Sydney, NS Rock The Docks
Sat/Aug-16 Clarenville, NL Random Sound Festival
Sat/Aug-23 Foresters Falls, ON Kitchissippi Music Festival
Mike Boyd is an emcee and lyricist from Enfield, Nova Scotia. Over the last decade Mike Boyd has joined Classified on stage and toured around the world. More recently, Mike stepped out from his brother’s shadow with the release of his album, “...Note The Sarcasm” via Halflife Records/Universal, which includes features from Classified, Shad, Madchild, Kayo, D-Sisive and Naledge. Keep up-to-date on what Mike has going on by following @mikeboyd31 Twitter.
See Mike Boyd’s new video for “This Ain’t Funny” featuring Classified here