The Lumineers Explore Horrors Of Alcoholism In Unsettling ‘Gloria’ Video


By Claire Shaffer

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Upcoming album ‘III,’ music videos center around fictional Sparks family

The Lumineers depict the struggles of an alcoholic mother in their unsettling “Gloria” video.

The clip follows protagonist Gloria Sparks (Anna Cordell) as her home life gradually unravels — from playing with her young child to drinking heavily in secret, being rushed to the emergency room and fighting violently with her husband (Josh Close). The visual ends on a cliffhanger, with the injured Gloria fleeing from…click here to continue reading and watch video