21/05/14

New Signing - Alvvays: Debut Album out 21st July

Canadian fuzz-pop quintet Alvvays announce the UK release of their self-titled debut album, due 21st July 2014 via Transgressive Records. Produced by indie-guru Chad VanGaalen and mixed by Holy Fuck’s Graham Walsh and John Agnello (Sonic Youth, Dinosaur Jr., Kurt Vile), the albums’ dazzling melodies and sun-splashed haze conceal themes of drunkenness, death and defeat.

 

The album is available to pre-order now (iTunes / Amazon LP / Amazon CD) and comes with an instant download of ‘Archie, Marry Me’.

 

Having already been chosen by NME as “a band everyone will be talking about after SXSW”, the band have also captured the attention of the likes of Pitchfork, DIY and Stereogum, with their tracks ‘Adult Diversion’ and ‘Archie, Marry Me’.

 

Comprised of Molly Rankin (lead vocals/guitar), Kerri Maclellan (keys/vocals), Alec O'Hanley (guitar), Brian Murphy (bass) and Phil MacIsaac (drums), Alvvays take the template laid out by the likes of Scottish stalwarts Teenage Fanclub, The Vaselines and Belle & Sebastian and fuse it with a strong sense of self and a unique personality.

 

Each shimmering track on their debut full-length frames Rankin's melancholic melodies and unwavering voice with meticulous arrangements and needlepoint guitars.

31/08/21

Listen to Umacashelana, the new single from The Joy

Read more

27/08/21

Ghost House, performed by Jeremy Dutcher, is out now

Read more

04/08/21

Dave Okumu releases new solo single, New Dawn

Read more

29/07/21

Wesley Joseph and MICHELLE feature on upcoming A Month Of Sundays release

Read more

28/07/21

Arlo Parks shares Unknown Mortal Orchestra remix of Too Good

Read more

14/07/21

BEVERLY GLENN-COPELAND PRESENTS KEYBOARD FANTASIES REIMAGINED

Read more

08/07/21

Arlo Parks shares new video for Too Good

Read more

06/07/21

Damon Albarn shares new track Polaris alongside performance video

Read more

01/07/21

Mykki Blanco shares new video for It’s Not My Choice feat. Blood Orange

Read more

01/07/21

Julien Chang releases two new covers of Adrianne Lenker and Leonard Cohen tracks

Read more

24/06/21

Dave Okumu announces debut solo project on Transgressive Records

Read more

24/06/21

Producer Two Inch Punch announces new project A Month of Sundays coming on Transgressive Records

Read more

Previous | Next