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 Billboard right now (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 contributors.
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shrouded in thick, plume-y clouds and neon lights as they watch the transfixing dance actions of a distant muse with a withdrawn malaise.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 special approach to the sequence because it unfolds to a scenic, seashore 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 right now.
“The cloud and oxygen masks imagery represents the fairly literal ‘breath of recent air’ the music expresses in every refrain,” the band tells Billboard. “We are delivered to life when with our companions, we're in a position to see extra clearly, and with out them, we really feel disoriented and disconnected.”
The pair provides, “The music and video additionally characterize an ever-changing concept of somebody, however being related 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 fervour of life by their music. They are the true essence of artwork and creativity.”
As a music that's set as much as straight 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 totally new area.
Check out the video for “Alone With You Pt. 2” beneath.