Very cool video concept. From what I can tell, Midnight Kids asked fans to send in shots of friends being friends in simpler times:
The 4:3(ish) aspect ratio and the home video vibe makes all these pre-Pandemic memories seem so, so distant; I can feel the pangs of nostalgia in every shot.
Just a reminder of what we've lost and what we hope to gain again.
What's Tropical House?
GQ has this handy guide, but if I could describe it, it's like being inside one of those echo-y tropical houses at night with a neon lazer light show and several species of colourful birds bopping their heads to water dripping at 106 BPM.
Oh. And Vin Diesel is singing.
Sprawling on the fringes of the city In geometric order An insulated border In between the bright lights And the far unlit unknown
Growing up it all seems so one-sided Opinions all provided The future pre-decided Detached and subdivided In the mass production zone Nowhere is the dreamer or the misfit so alone
— Rush, “Subdivisions,” Signals, 1982