Earlier this year, The Knocks released a infectious remix of Party Supplies’ “Going Back to New York,” which originally appeared on Party Supplies’ debut album, Tough Love. Taking that nostalgic sound as inspiration, Rik Cordero shot a set of cool grainy visuals featuring Party Supplies using Super 8mm film for a classic retro look. Says Cordero of the video:
Before shooting the video, Justin and I decided right away that we wanted to show parts of NYC that were relatively obscure and part of an Old New York that’s been around for decades,” Cordero said. “We both grew up around places like the dystopian Willets Point, the classic 24 hour Cherry Valley Deli in Whitestone and the historical Fort Totten in Queens so those locations felt more personal to us.
Watch the clip above.