premieres video for ‘The Zoo’ via The Quietus
+ play [PIAS] Nites London on 26th Jan 2016 with Bloc Party
“FEWS’ treatment of malevolent post-punk in new track ‘The Zoo’ is a swaggering undertaking that bears additional semblance to DIIV and Faust” – Stereogum
“This is one of my new favourites” – Lauren Laverne, BBC 6 Music
“It goes on for three and a half minutes but you could imagine enjoying 33 minutes of it” – The Guardian
New boys on the block and newly signed to Play It Again Sam, FEWS unleash a new video for their forthcoming single The Zoo’. Directed and animated by Alden Volney who offers a suitably psychedelic visual accompaniment via the backdrop of post-industrial Malmö.
you can view here
Recently seen on these shores with appearances at London’s Courtyard festival, SWN festival in Cardiff and latterly at a packed out Old Blue Last, the Swedish / US quartet are currently working on their debut album.
Holed up in South London, the band are in the studio with Dan Carey resuming the relationship that evolved earlier in the year and saw debut single ILL issued on Carey’s Speedy Wunderground label.
FEWS make an early return in 2016 London’s Village Underground on 26th January as part of [PIAS] Nites alongside Bloc Party and Blaenavon. The band are also scheduled to play 2016’s Eurosonic festival.
Meanwhile, The Zoo is available as a limited 7” single and digitally via Play It Again Sam.
Further news of recording and live commitments to follow…