Skip to main content
  1. AXS Entertainment
  2. Arts & Entertainment
  3. Music

Eric Church drops bizarre prequel: Watch 'San Destino Rising: Movimiento De Una'

See also

Eric Church is an outsider -- that much is clear. Months before he dropped his latest disc, he began the album's promotion with a sequence of mysterious video clips, including one furiously highlighting Taylor Swift and her Pinnacle Award acceptance speech at the 2013 CMA Awards.

In a brand new featurette, Church tells the tale of "San Destino Rising: Movimiento De Uno" -- in other words, the movement of one. Draped in dark hues and an obscure storyline, the mini-movie serves as somewhat of a prequel to his "Give Me Back My Hometown" music video, which only hints at a bleak funeral and cryptic circumstances surrounding the tragedy.

"You're gonna do this my way," a domineering 40-something woman leers at her lesser in "Give Me Back My Hometown."

In "San Destino Rising," the story is fleshed out with menacing dialogue. Money exchanges hands, threats are hurled and one person's life is held delicately in the balance. A younger female character appears to be at the end of her rope, and approaches the aforementioned woman for a second chance at pleasing her. "I was hoping you could give me another chance," she begs, her face steeped in anguish.

"I thought I might see you today," the older woman replies, a smirk playing at the corners of her mouth. "Do you understand we play by the rules here?"

Check out "San Destino Rising: Movimiento De Una" above.

Chat about this and other country music news on Twitter. For even more news about your artists, feel free to subscribe!


Today's top buzz...

  • NHL ice girls
    They may be smoking hot, but these NHL ice girls serve a purpose
    Sports Chicks
  • Miley Cyrus
    Find out why Miley Cyrus was forced to cancel a Kansas City concert
    Music News
  • Amaris Jackson
    The Washington Wizards sign a 10-year-old with cancer to contract
    NBA Buzz
  • Emily Kinney
    'Walking Dead' fans are buzzing about the show as Emily Kinney was spotted with writers
    TV Buzz
  • Barry Trotz
    The Nashville Predators part ways with the only coach they've ever had
    NHL Buzz
  • AC/DC
    AC/DC may announce their retirement following a serious health issue
    Music Buzz

Related Videos:

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about and apply today!