News The Neu Bulletin (4th February 2014)

Featuring ASTR, Gallant and Lightning Bug.

The Neu Bulletin provides a daily dose of new music tips, all in the name of exposing you to something fresh and exciting.

Every day we offer up a choice show, a song of the day and a little something extra that’s caught our attention. Check back here every day for your latest Neu Bulletin delivery.

THE GIG
Femme, ASTR - London Social


DIY’s putting on a special free show in Central London, with glossy pop the running theme. Heading up the bill is Femme, with new Neon Gold signing ASTR performing their first UK gig.

THE BIG NEU THING
Lightning Bug - The Sunlit Room


Back in May of last year, New York’s Lightning Bug announced themselves a bunch of truants with ‘Lullaby no. 2’, a bittersweet tale of crucial getaway that’s been waiting for a beautiful follow-up ever since. It arrives with ‘The Sunlit Room’, a far more pristinely produced track that gives nods to Braids’ skittering electronic brilliance; fast-paced, frenetic and never looking back. The track plays out like a sprint through a forest, sharp thorns splitting the surface but doing nothing to kill momentum. Find more from Lightning Bug here.

OTHER NEU BUSINESS
Gallant - Forfeit


Smooth future-R&B shows no sign of stopping. Like an infinite tub of Ben & Jerrys, uncover one layer of dreamy caramel and out comes a further dose of creamy goodness. Delicious. Gallant - an LA crooner like no other - has brought on board Felix Snow to produce this finely-tuned late night number, all piercing screams and loved-up intentions. What a beauty.

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