City of the Sun go Wandering in New 'Sugar' Video: Exclusive Premiere

City of the Sun
Toby Tenenbaum

City of the Sun

The video was shot at an abandoned Long Island psychiatric hospital.

City of the Sun go wandering in the countryside in the genre-bending New York trio's new "Sugar" video, which is premiering exclusively with Billboard

In the Kïa Tavernier-directed clip bandmates John Pita, Avi Snow and Zach Para roam around a now-closed psychiatric center on Long Island exploring the blighted building and nature's marvels around. 

"We shot this video at the abandoned Kings Park Psychiatric Center on Long Island -- it has been closed down for decades. I used to go there all the time when I was in high school," Pita tells Billboard

The visuals perfectly match the mood of the band's instrumental single, which emotes a sense of wonder and psychedelia, employing organic-feeling special effects that distorts the footage as the guys cause a bit of mischief with smoke bombs and spray paint. 

Watch it here:


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