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FLING + THE AROSA + THE NOVUS + GEORGE PANNELL

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Date:
Sun 15 October
Time:
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Age Restrictions

Ages 16+

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£6 via Birmingham Promoters
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Bradford’s FLING provide the previously unsearched-for missing link between T-Rex and the Fat White Family. Forging together glam rock, punk, and psych with a solid sense of Northern irony and an ever-present aura of late night haziness FLING have created a sound which captivates, entertains and stands out from the crowd gaining support at Beats 1, 6music, and a rapidly growing fanbase of ‘Flingers’.

Following a slew of home demos, and a run of their own ‘Get Flung’ night the band have teamed up with Lee Smith at Greenmount Studios (The Cribs / Pulled Apart By Horses) to record a number of new tracks to be released throughout late 2017 via Leeds indie label Dance to the Radio.

The infectious tracks take a psychedelic wander around the minds of the creators while keeping their pop sensibility firmly intact. FLING’s overwhelmingly laid-back sense of assurance in their own songwriting is clear for all to see – from the nonchalant percussion and inventive lyrical content to group whistles and lackadaisical guitar lines. The result is a sound full of character and depth which is sonically pleasing while holding a do it yourself ethic echoing The Flaming Lips and even the more drug-fuelled years of the Fab Four. As Live at Leeds and Sound City saw this year…played live it’s a kaleidoscopic riot.

FLING Links: Website | Facebook | Twitter

Watch the video ‘Lookin’ Outta My Window’ below: