TAN is a musical meditation on the balance of darkness, light, past and future. Using Monteagle’s expressive song ‘TAN’ as the narrator, I wanted to explore eerie and evocative images that almost seemed to bubble up from the unconscious while we intuitively traveled around the country. The new year seems to always come with a dark cloud and this past year, in particular, was filled with loss and heaviness that has stuck with me. It gives me comfort to know that the past and the future have more in common when you give them both proper attention.
We still don't know if androids dream of electric sheep (they don't), but we know for a fact that the Internet deep dreams about seriously weird shit, which gets revealed in this new one for Foster The People.
There's agony and ecstasy in this evocative coming-of-age story...
Zoe Sky Jordan: "Powerlines" is about the intensity of young female friendship. My teenage years were defined by a handful of super close, all-encompassing female friendships and I wanted this song and this video to show what that feels like. I couldn't be happier with Daniel's interpretation of my story. He just nailed it. It was also amazing that some of the places we got to film were places where the real story unfolded."
'Tasjan is a mournful angel in a disco-ball suit helping unglamorous folks see the magic in their distracted musings. The scene, like the West itself, shifts in glimmers between the cosmos and the dusty path of the everyday.' -NPR