Listen: Oliver Wilde - Play & Be Saved

Bristol newcomers continue to impress...
Oliver Wilde

It's impossible to say, really, where Oliver Wilde belongs.

The Bristol based songwriter (with attendant band) has that transgressive, hallucinatory feel but isn't psychedelic, while those blissed out vibes cross over with - but aren't summed up by - the slacker tag.

Second LP 'Red Tide Opal' drops on April 14th, with new track 'Play & Be Saved' emerging online. Swirling, lo-fi pop at its best, the poetic lyrics are matched by a beautifully affecting arrangement which meshes together noise and melody.

Listen to it now.

Oliver Wilde have confirmed the following shows:

March
20 Reading Oakfood Social Club (Free Entry)
21 Bournemouth Sixty Million Postcards (Free Entry)
23 Cardiff Full Moon (Free Entry)
26 Leeds Nation of Shopkeepers (Free Entry)
27 Sheffield Bungalows and Bears (Free Entry)
28 Nottingham Spankys (Free Entry)

April
3 London The Lexington
4 Cardiff Clwb Ifor Back
5 Manchester The Castle
9 Bristol Colston Hall The Lantern

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