Meet Dark Tropics – The Duo Who Makes Music That Haunt Your Dreams

Listen to “Badlands”

Still from Dark Tropics – Badlands (Official Video) YouTube

Comprised of Rio and Gerard, Dark Tropics is a new duo from Belfast that make ‘pop-noir’ while tapping into universal themes of pain, lust, and selfhood. Their debut single “Badlands” is a dark-tinted piece where the minimalistic melody lets the hypnotic vocals of Rio be the driving force of the song’s melancholia. It’s the type of song that evokes the rare feeling of cheery heartache:

Be on the lookout for more drops from the duo this year.