‘Everybody Loves You’ is the first preview of an upcoming new record(!) from Bridie Monds-Watson, and it’ll be road tested at four UK & Irish dates in November.
She describes ‘Everybody Loves You’ as “a song about extreme denial. More specifically about my stubborn ability to convince myself I don’t want something that I do and blind my rational thought process - I suppose in this case, as a way of self-protection (and avoiding vulnerability).
“The lift at the end of the song (“Everybody wants you, And I do too”) represents the almost comedic/foolish acceptance of my own feelings. A 360 turn of events in which I then so desperately want all that I had rejected and pushed away. A consistent theme of my younger self.”
Listen to ‘Everybody Loves You’ and view the new live dates below.
26 Belfast, Oh Yeah
27 Dublin, The Grand Social
28 Manchester, Jimmy’s NQ
29 London, Omeara
For anyone who finds comfort in revelling in stripped-back melancholy, it’s a dream.
The track gets taken from their forthcoming third album ‘If I Never Know You Like This Again’.
Listen to new single ‘last july’ now.
SOAK - Grim Town
The album mixes together glossy, upbeat production with tales of disappointment, confusion and intergenerational angst.