Song has always been a great model for storytelling and David Olney brings that to life in the 'Situation' music video. The setting is black and white in a basement with a lot of strange occurrences. The feeling is eerie and foreboding as David Olney gets more into the story and hooded figures appear. The music video does a great job of holding your attention as your not sure what is coming next as you wait for the resolution.
Musically, 'Situation' brings a folk sound with many strings, horns, and drums creating a slow tempo. David Olney sings the lyrics, line by line, as if he is reading a book. The descriptive imagery and constant questions placed in the song cause for an exciting, yet mysterious storyline. Watch the music video above and hit the comments below!