Mean Girls meets Black Mirror in the video for Duke Dumont and Gorgon City’s Real Life ft. NAATIONS

The real world and the world of social media collide in the new video for 'Real Life ft. NAATIONS.'

3 weeks agoText by


  • SHARE

Duke Dumont and Gorgon City have released the video for their collaborative new single ‘Real Life ft. NAATIONS.’ Drawing on the track’s lyrics, the video depicts a Highschool prom full of social media obsessed teens, leaving a wake of emojis behind them as they enjoy their night. The camera then fixes on the hero of the piece, a shy, quiet girl who dodges and weaves around the outstretched phones before running into the bathrooms to hide only to be discovered by the school’s resident mean girls. It’s a tale of the dark side of social media, cyber bullying and ultimately, revenge, as the video’s protagonist corners her tormentors and vomits emojis over them. Watch it below.

Follow Duke Dumont on Twitter
Follow Gorgon City on Twitter

  • SHARE

alicejemima-notion76

Director James Heaphy captures sweet nostalgia in Alice Jemima’s video for ‘Take Me Back’

A charming video celebrating past encounters and early relationships

More

king-deco-press-shot

NOTD give King Deco’s ‘Read My Lips’ a summery makeover

King Deco’s indie track becomes an instant anthem for summer

More

MJ Cole taps Bruno Major for new single Shelter

MJ Cole and Bruno Major come through with a late-night anthem.

More

Flamingo

Third Culture Kings push the realms of possibility on debut single Flamingo

Frank Ocean meets Four Tet with a healthy dose of vintage soul

More