clipping. "Summertime" (video)

clipping. "Summertime" (video)
Ready to wash those winter blues away? Technically, most of North America is going to have to wait at least a few calendar months before officially saying hello to beach weather, but rap unit clipping. are helping warm things up with a new video clip behind their "Summertime." As you may expect from the experimental hip-hop outfit, the seasonal salute is not as cut-and-dry as you may expect.

Though bikini-clad gals and wetsuit-wearing surfers are out in full force, things get a little freaky once you realize nearly every character we come across has their eyes and mouths overlaid with those of clipping. rapper Daveed Diggs and guest rapper King Tee. The same goes from gun-toting tots, drive-thru window attendants, on-duty cops and more. A late-video switch from black-and-white camerawork to a full colour view only amplifies the goofy yet unsettling decoupage motif.

Slop on some sunscreen, slap on a hat, and stream the subversive visuals down below.