Hands down the best new band demo I’ve heard in the past few months = Collectors Club. They really have written some rather splendid indie-pop songs. Kinda Mystery Jets/Little Comets/Vampire Weekend/Bombay Bicycle Club… kinda good to be honest.
You should probably check ’em out:
I booked them for their first ever gig last Christmas (when they supported the rather ace Polarsets) and they were so good that I’ve booked them again, this time for a headline gig at the mighty Middlesbrough Empire:
Toyger are also proper good and have been getting lots of BBC 6 Music attention courtesy of the legend that is Tom Robinson. It should be a great gig. If you want to experience the finest new music that Teesside has to offer, you should probably go…