Deerhunter Dress Up 'Back to the Middle' Video in Retro Drag

British actor Durassie Kiangangu stars in sparkly 'Monomania' clip

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Dan Reilly WRITTEN BY
Dan Reilly

Deerhunter's crackling, beautifully abrasive "Back to the Middle" puts a twist on retro indie-rock, and now the Monomania cut has an equally inventive video. British actor Durassie Kiangangu, dressed in '60s girl-group garb, dances in shimmering black and white, shaking that shiny slip while singing along to Bradford Cox's pained vocals. The simple shots make for a captivating visual, with a colorful surprise coming midway through.

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