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What have they done?
Ive heard the name vaguely - Mark Radcliffe, BBC Radio 2
I Really like Hope and Social! - BBC Radio 1 - Greg James
We are prolific. In May we release our third album in under three years. There's also been an EP, a live album, countless live shows, thousands of kazoos, Glastonbury, many many Living Room Gigs, the JD Set, a Come Dine With Us event, a Big Band Christmas romp, a trip to the seaside on an open top bus, a Brass Band session, a live recording in our studio The Crypt, numerous music videos, music-industry events...and a baby. Admittedly we do look pretty tired.
"a big sound from this impressive outfit...inspired, anthemic, great" - Q magazine
In the tradition of the travelling bands, we guess were a bit like a Yorkshire E-Street Band... meets Arcade Fire... meets The Faces... meets Dexys Midnight Runners... meets Prefab Sprout... at a party... in an argument about who gets to have sex with David Bowie. We're not as good at describing ourselves as others are, so...
smash-your-head-into-the-wall brilliant - * Entertainment Weekly*
...one of the best acts around... - Manchester Evening News
Sunday 23rd October 2011
Price: £7.00 Advance