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MOTHXR – Touch

MOTHXR

MOTHXR

Brooklyn four-piece MOTHXR returns with ‘Touch’.

Despite having already been placed high in music charts across the world, MOTHXR is a band that is not particularly vocal about its successes, remaining relatively “undiscovered”…but that’s why we like them; they just get on with things.

Penn Badgley (also of Gossip Girl fame) says the band’s music lies “somewhere between DIY punk production aesthetic, new wave and R&B,” naming influences like LCD Soundsystem, the Beastie Boys, and Arthur Russell. He calls their improvised songwriting “meticulous, but totally spontaneous.”

It’s the band’s first new music since signing with Washington Square and Kitsuné Records, but it’s equally as sensual as their last, with a subtle build up to an incredible climax at the end.

UK November Shows:

23rd London Borderline
24th Paris Badaboum

Sounds like: Jungle, Great Good Fine Ok, The Weeknd, HUNTAR

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M O T H X R – Easy

M O T H X R

M O T H X R

MOTHXR is a four-piece band from Brooklyn, NY. The band includes actor Penn Badgley, Jimmy Giannopoulos, Simon Oscroft and Darren Will.

Watch the new video for ‘Easy’; easily the most sexy video we’ve seen all year.

The track is self-released and out now via iTunes.

TOUR DATES:

September
Sunday 14 Bristol, Exchange (w/Har Mar Superstar)
Monday 15 Leeds, Wardrobe (w/Har Mar Superstar)
Tuesday 16 Manchester, Deaf Institute (headline Show)
Wednesday 17 London, Boston Arms (headline Show)
Thursday 18 London, Sebright Arms (headline Show)
Friday 19 Birmingham, Temple (headline Show)

Sounds like: Jungle

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