Chvrches stream new single, 'Recover'
It will come as no surprise to you that Chvrches' new single is huge. The band pretty much wrapped the internet up in a gigantic bow when they released 'The Mother We Share' in 2012, and since then they've played numerous shows and picked up a butt-load of accolades in the process.
The band are looking to follow this all up with the release of their new EP on March 25 via Virgin/Goodbye (26th in the U.S. via Glassnote) - and what you'll find below is its title track, in all its stupendous pop glory. Enjoy.
All this week the BBC will be unveiling the acts that made the top 5 in their Sound of 2013 list, with the winning act being announced live on Radio 1 on Friday 4th Jan. [read more]
We're sitting canal side on a bright and breezy afternoon, several hours ahead of a sold out show at Amsterdam's Melkweg, discussing the availability of La Chouffe and various other fine Belgian beverages on tap. The backstage fridge may well be fully stocked with the good stuff, but he sounds a note of caution. "I'm not drinking tonight though 'cos our bus is parked right next to the water - one false move and you're in!" [read more]
Impatient for CHVRCHES' debut album? Tide yourself over with this Blood Diamonds remix of 'The Mother We Share'. [read more]