Per the official press release –
SOME OF US is the brand-new single from King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard.
The single has a accompanying heat seeking video by staple Gizz film makers PHC
The lyrics written by band member Cook Craig and sung by Stu Mackenzie indulge dystopian narratives that are historical in context, yet reflective of the world’s current issues and instability.
This is a poignant observational piece, and the concerns it raises are pertinent to the somewhat nihilistic lyric in the song;
‘everything turns into dust’
” Filmed on a Thermal Imaging Camera designed to capture and read heat temperatures. These cameras are currently in use by the military and science community to assist with monitoring of COVID-19.
There is something about seeing heat in its raw form that is deeply disturbing. I think it’s got something to do with seeing the body broken down to it’s most mechanical function. It’s a not so gentle reminder that we are just meat, bone and blood. “
John Angus Stewart, Director