Listen Listen to Alfie Templeman’s new song ‘Stop Thinking (About Me)’

Listen to Alfie Templeman’s new song ‘Stop Thinking (About Me)’

The youngster is currently on tour with Chess Club labelmates Sundara Karma.

Chess Club signing Alfie Templeman is currently on a UK tour supporting labelmates Sundara Karma, and has shared a new song.

‘Stop Thinking (About Me)’ follows last year’s ‘Like An Animal’ EP.

“It’s quite an angry track, both musically and lyrically,” he says of the new track.

“I was really interested in something a bit more fierce, more upbeat and R&B oriented. A lot of my previous song lyrics are about being disillusioned and anxious about things such as relationships going wrong so I decided to pair this very angsty song with disheartened lyrics, as if I were fed up of being messed around with by someone I thought I was in love with.”

View the youngster’s upcoming tour dates and listen to the new track below.

APRIL
10 Birmingham, Institute*
12 Southampton, Guildhall*
13 London, Brixton Academy*

MAY
9-11 Brighton, The Great Escape

JUNE
08 London, Field Day

JULY
26-28 Truck Festival

WE’VE GOT A FAVOUR TO ASK

We’re often asked about you, our readers. So we’d really appreciate it if you’d offer up a bit of information about you, and your music-loving habits by filling in our 2019 readers’ survey.

Click here to reach the 2019 DIY readers’ survey.

(Don’t worry, none of what we’re asking for is personally identifiable - and no questions are compulsory.)

More like this

Class of 2020: Alfie Templeman

Class of 2020: Alfie Templeman

You’d have to be pretty steely to not fall for the boundless enthusiasm of this Bedfordshire teenager, whose fervour bursts out in indie songs equally informed by R&B and bedroom pop.

Albums of 2020: Dream Wife

Albums of 2020: Dream Wife

Not content with putting out an incendiary debut, Dream Wife spent their first years creating an inclusive world around them. Now, they’re getting ready to welcome everyone back in for a second time.