TXT Deal With the Realities of the Coronavirus in New ‘We Lost The Summer’ Music Video

by Jeremy Spirogis

On Oct. 26, Okay-pop group Tomorrow X Together launched their EP minisode1 : Blue Hour. The EP follows members Soobin, Yeonjun, Beomgyu, Taehyun, and Huening Kai as they inform the story of youngsters navigating their new actuality with the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. On Nov. 12 at 10 a.m. EST and Nov. 13 at midnight KST, TXT launched a music video for the music “We Lost The Summer.”

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TXT’s ‘minisode1 : Blue Hour’ has 5 tracks

minisode1 : Blue Hour is an EP and options 5 songs: “Ghosting,” “5시 53분의 하늘에서 발견한 너와 나 (Blue Hour),” “날씨를 잃어버렸어 (We Lost The Summer),” “Wishlist,” and “하굣길 (Way Home).” “Blue Hour” is the album’s lead single, and the group launched a music video for the music when the album was launched.

The EP follows TXT’s The Dream Chapter album collection, which they concluded in May 2020. Due to the unprecedented pandemic, minisode1 : Blue Hour will probably be a single EP earlier than TXT transfer on to their subsequent album collection.

For the album, the band members participated within the songwriting of among the tracks. Soobin wrote “Ghosting,” Yeonjun and Huening Kai labored collectively on “Wishlist,” and Taehyun labored on each tracks with the members.

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The ‘We Lost The Summer’ music video

“We Lost The Summer” is an particularly poignant music on minisode1 : Blue Hour. The observe focuses on the sensation of loss youngsters felt when their every day lives modified as a result of coronavirus. The music was influenced by Han’s Band’s music “Arcade” which is about Korea’s monetary disaster within the late 1990s.

At the beginning of the “We Lost The Summer” music video, the members take pictures with one another on a cell phone. As they take pictures collectively, an alert in regards to the coronavirus pops up. In the next scenes, the members talk nearly however aside as they attempt to transfer on with their lives.

“Cause we lost the summer / When we lost each other / Give me back my season / Oh, it’s all gone / Endless winter / Now I just miss ya / Give us back ourselves / Oh, it’s all gone / We lost the summer / A day or two, a week, month, year / Walking alone in place, going nowhere,” the group sings.

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While the music is upbeat, the lyrics and TXT’s efficiency within the music video ship a message of eager for the day when the pandemic is over. Even although TXT present a voice for youngsters world wide, individuals of any age can discover a connection to the message of “We Lost The Summer.”

What followers consider TXT’s new music video

Following the music video’s launch, followers wrote on social media how a lot the “We Lost The Summer” music video impacted them.

“for some reason, this mv and song (together) have hit harder than literally any other quarantine/covid-related song artists have put out as of late… something about the bright colours and paradoxically hopeless message of the song makes me so incredibly sad,” a fan wrote on Reddit.

“i knew what the lyrics meant before watching this, but there’s something about reading the subtitles and then watching them wearing masks and zooming and stuff that just made me cry…,” wrote one other Reddit consumer.

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