Two Door Cinema Club Can’t “Sleep Alone” Anymore

by (@zaragolden)

You Oughta Know alums Two Door Cinema Club had the internet stopped and tweeting last month when the they debuted “Sleep Alone,” the epic first single off of their upcoming album Beacon. And today, they unveiled the accompanying video. Last year they won us over with an eye catching, primary color soaked and choreography packed video for “What You Know.” This, though, is a darker and more CGI-ed affair wherein Alex Trimble invites us into his haunting and drug-addled dreams that inspired the song. Not exactly a PSA, this isn’t exactly our idea of a good night’s sleep either.

The video is a dark and CGI-ed affair, that begins with the three boys asleep and strewn about a hotel room with their instruments. But they aren’t alone, and the room is haunted by the things of Trimble’s dreams. The television turns to static and left over beer cans chatter around until eventually the trio give in to the room’s life and play a stormy show, assured that “They’re just ghosts and they can’t hurt him if he can seem them.” Things only get weirder from there…