Watch David Wax Museum's Eye-Popping 'Harder Before It Gets Easier' Video

From the New England duo's forthcoming 'Knock Knock Get Up' LP, due September 4

David Wax Museum's 'Harder Before It Gets Easier' Video
David Wax Museum's 'Harder Before It Gets Easier' Video
David Bevan WRITTEN BY
David Bevan

At first glance, David Wax Museum's new, Shutter & String-directed video for "Harder Before It Gets Easier" bears a striking resemblance to the body-painted ballet of Gotye's ultra-viral "Somebody That I Used To Know" clip. But like the New England duo's "Mexo-American" folk hybrid, as covered in last year's SPIN feature on the 'New Stars of Americana, the video below is a far more exuberant, brightly colored affair, and Wax and bandmate Suz Slezak's body parts even double as accordion keys.

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