Despair / Yeah Yeah Yeahs / Patrick Daughters / 2013

Despair / Yeah Yeah Yeahs / Patrick Daughters / 2013


Footnotes

It was important to us that it felt intimate despite being filmed at one of NYC's most famous landmarks and an international cultural icon. It was my first-ever trip up to the top of the ESB, top of the world, we were up there from 3am to sunrise, I'm guessing very few get to see that view from up there at those hours. I gotta say I had a ‘the impossible is possible’ moment up there with Nick and Brian. If someone would have sat us down at the Mars Bar years back and told us that we'd be performing our music on the top of the Empire State Building one day, we probably would have thought that's the stuff that dreams are made of, not us, no way.  ➡︎


Sources

◼︎ Watch: Yeah Yeah Yeahs "Despair" Video, Filmed on Top of the Empire State Building / Evan Minsker / Pitchfork / June 24, 2013


Citysong / Luscious Jackson / Tamra Davis / 1994

Citysong / Luscious Jackson / Tamra Davis / 1994