Seattle metal band Shaded Enmity have released a controversial new video for their single Porn King. This is the first work the band has put forth since their critically acclaimed 2013 album Forsaken and Forgotten, which featured guest appearances from former Nevermore/Sanctuary vocalist Warrel Dane. Vocalist and frontman Joe Nurre entered Oblivion Studios in Seattle in November of 2021 alongside Jeff Loomis (Arch Enemy/ ex Nevermore) to record Porn King and several others.
Porn King was recorded, mixed and mastered by Jeff Loomis. The band utilized videographer Kyle Otlhoff to help bring the vision of the song to life.
Commented frontman Joe Nurre While, « lyrical content of the song is quite strong, visually we needed something to match it. By taking a hyper sexual approach to the video, we were able to achieve something that makes the viewer uncomfortable, while still being able analyze the lyrical content of the song».