A member of Jefferson Airplane has reacted to the primary trailer for The Matrix Resurrections, which options their hit single, ‘White Rabbit’.
Jorma Kaukanen performed guitars within the psychedelic rock band, starting from their inception in 1965. Yesterday (September 9), he shared with Rolling Stone his response to the clip. “We began within the Matrix,” he stated. “Glad to be there once more!”
Watch the trailer for The Matrix Resurrections that includes ‘White Rabbit’ beneath.
Followers reacted enthusiastically to the usage of the 1967 tune, noting how sure traces synchronized creatively with occasions within the trailer. In response to Billboard, the tune’s title grew to become a trending subject on Twitter upon the trailer’s launch.
Billboard reported that the road “Go ask Alice” syncs up with Priyanka Chopra-Jonas’ character studying a duplicate of Alice in Wonderland.
One other line – “And in the event you go chasing rabbits” – is sung whereas a shot highlights a rabbit tattoo on the arm of Jessica Henwick’s character.
Final month (August 23), Jefferson Airplane members Grace Slick and Jack Casady spoke with The Guardian in regards to the legacy of ‘White Rabbit’.
“White Rabbit’s been bringing in royalties for over 50 years. I nonetheless get to pay my payments off that one tune,” she stated. “Now that’s a great tune!”
Over the a long time, the tune has been utilized in a number of movie and tv productions, together with The Sopranos, Concern and Loathing in Las Vegas, The Handmaids Story, and The Simpsons.
The Matrix Resurrections, which sees returning leads Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss, is due for launch in UK cinemas on December 22. It’ll additionally obtain a same-day launch on HBO Max within the US.
The forthcoming instalment is the fourth within the sequence of sci-fi movies, following the 1999 unique and its two sequels, The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions, each launched in 2003.