“All songs are equal,” says frontman Oscar Pollock, ”but some songs are more equal than others. This song is our equaliser, our rapid firearm. It’s invasive like a blazing probe and has more drops than Diplo.”
The band head out on tour from early April.
2 Glasgow Barrowlands
4 Nottingham Rock City
5 Nottingham Rock City
6 Manchester Victoria Warehouse
8 Bristol Academy
9 Sheffield Academy
10 Birmingham Institute
12 Southampton Guildhall
13 London Brixton Academy
Listen to ‘Higher States’ below.
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Alfie Templeman and Phoebe Green also wowed the crowd.
We chat to the band before their Radio 1 stage slot and their Safe & Sound show tomorrow (28th August).
They’ll play the June event alongside Biffy Clyro, George Ezra, IDLES and more.
It matches every lofty idea the band set themselves and then some.