ARTIST: Young Romance
SINGLE: Never Learn
RELEASE DATE: 25th May 2015
NME – “Mary Chain guitars collide beneath Claire’s vocals recalling Kate Bush in her heyday. This is a band that don’t just have the sound, they have the songs to match too.”
CLASH – “Rarely has heartbreak sounded so sweet…”
LINE OF BEST FIT – “If you enjoyed ‘Ride Your Heart’ by Bleached last year, this will be your new jam, and its our Song Of The Day.”
Formed in 2013 Young Romance is a London based Noise Pop duo comprising of Claire (Vocal & Drums) and Paolo (Guitar). Their sound however eclipses the boundaries of ‘duo’ with big fuzzy backdrops and soaring vocals.
After early shows supporting Mystery Jets, Slow Club and Summer Camp, 2014 saw the band self-release their critically acclaimed 7″ ‘Pale’ via the Banquet Records imprint. In the Spring of 2014 Young Romance were invited to be part of the Dot to Dot Festival tour, and a run of UK shows supporting The Heartbreaks along with several London shows culminating with an appearance at KOKO for Club NME.
March 2015 saw the band release their four track ‘Wild’ EP produced by Simon “Barney” Barnicott who has previously worked with the likes of Arctic Monkeys, Peace, Cloud Control, O. Children, Suede and Bombay Bicycle Club. With the first single ‘Wasting Time’ receiving praise from the likes of Huw Stephens (BBC Radio 1), John Kennedy (XFM) and BBC Introducing. The band joined Finnish indie rockers Satellite Stories on their European tour with shows in Germany, Holland, Switzerland and Austria.
fuzzed up noise-pop for you today from Young Romance, wondered if you could check it out. It’s their new single,‘Never Learn’ and is out today.