Oakland-based duo Test Patterns invite us into a surreal stroll through the city in new video “Trendsetter,” where we get to follow a headless figure navigate the busy urban jungle of San Francisco in modern pandemic era. Built on silvery beats that glue to your brain instantly, “Trendsetter” uses an eccentric mix of indietronica patterns as they take a bite into our superficial cultural values. Check it out:
Formed in 2019, Test Patterns have been making alternative music while exploring modern issues that range from cultural ones to personal. “Trendsetter” is the duo’s third single for 2020 and a preview of what they have in store for us next year.