DEAFKID Tears for fears cover – Shout!
Another one of the live sessions that we shot for DEAFKID has now been released. Check it out!
Following up the live version of their previous single ‘Vigilante’ posted online last week, Deafkid have this week posted a Tears For Fears cover version on their Youtube channel, and announced a string of UK dates >>
“show that thoughtful pop can still be groovy as hell” The Line Of Best Fit
“Something remarkable has landed” DIY Magazine
‘’Splicing together elements in a seemingly carefree fashion’’Clash
’Like a ghostly, more winsome version of Alt-J at their melodic best’ NME
Deafkid is made up by musician producer duo Christopher Lockington and Florian Sauvaire. Prior to forming Deafkid Chris and Flo worked with experimental hip hop artist Ghostpoet and provided additional production on his Mercury Prize nominated album ‘Peanut Butter Blues And Melancholy Jam’, also forming the live band for subsequent Ghostpoet tours from 2009-2012.
Their debut AA side single ‘Talk’ / ‘Pig’ and its follow-up ‘Vigilante’ both picked up mass critical acclaim, gaining press support in the UK from NME, Clash, DIY Magazine and The Line Of Best Fit, as well as being picked up by Zane Lowe as his Next Hype record.
You’ll be able to catch Deafkid live this October on the following dates:
UK Tour Dates:
9th October – Bournemouth – Sixty Million Postcards (FREE SHOW)
11th October – Bristol – The Birdcage (FREE SHOW)
16th October – London – The Waiting Room (FREE SHOW)
19th October – Manchester – Kraak (A Carefully Planned Festival)