Hex, the fourth single from Atomic Pines, conjures a moment unconcerned with an uncertain future. A place and time roped to heartstrings, dragging heavily along the path to a brighter tomorrow.
An echo of chiptune in 7/8 time establishes dichotomy as the foundational element of the work. Familiarity and subtle discomfort dance together while Valerie LaDonna’s haunting duet further defines the romanticism placed on days gone by. A desperate incantation attempts to break through this revolving theme – but to what avail?