Los Angeles-based pop duo RKCB are choosing up proper the place they left off with their newest single "Alone With You Pt. 2," premiering solely on Streets Talkin at the moment (Oct. four).
Following the surreal visible “Alone, With You,” which mixed their 2017 singles “Vice," "Bloom” and “Naive" right into a dance-centric relationship narrative, the group — composed of Riley Knapp and Casey Barth — transfer from spectators to individuals.
In a video directed by Mike O’Brien, the duo are shrouded in thick, plume-y clouds and neon lights as they watch the transfixing dance actions of a distant muse with a withdrawn malaise. Though the primary half follows the aesthetic and cues of its predecessor, “Pt. 2” provides a unique approach to the sequence because it unfolds to a scenic, seaside vista with Knapp and Barth in clear view. It’s a world-spanning, reality-bending epic that befits the dreamy, R&B-tinged monitor, which additionally debuted at the moment.
“The cloud and oxygen masks imagery represents the fairly literal ‘breath of recent air’ the tune expresses in every refrain,” the band tells Streets Talkin. “We are delivered to life when with our companions, we’re capable of see extra clearly, and with out them, we really feel disoriented and disconnected.”
The pair provides, “The tune and video additionally signify an ever-changing concept of somebody, however being linked to them is important."
From his time working as director, editor and cinematographer on the manufacturing, O’Brien describes RKCB as “artists who can convey the soul and keenness of life by their music. They are the true essence of artwork and creativity.”
As a tune that’s set as much as immediately observe their earlier work, “Alone With You Pt. 2” not solely builds on the visible story that started in 2017, however takes the group to a very new house.
Check out the video for “Alone With You Pt. 2” under.