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Ballet School – Heartbeat Overdrive

Ballet School

Ballet School

Berlin-based Ballet School is Irish Rosie Blair on vocals/guitar, Japanese-Brazilian Michel Collet on lead guitar and Louis McGuire on drums.

Blair and Collet met two years ago in Berlin when Blair heard Collet playing his guitar in the U-bahn. Sharing their love of the Cocteau-Twins, she immediately asked him to form a band. In 2012 they began collaborating with McGuire.

With a mélange of ’80s pop and R’N’B at the forefront of the band’s agenda, their debut single ‘Heartbeat Overdrive’ provides a meditative driving beat of pop at it’s best and showcases both Irish and Japanese influences.

Watch the video below:

The ‘Boys Again’ EP was released on iTunes on 21 October 2013 via Bella Union and can be streamed below:

Thank you for making pop music fun again!

Sounds like: Cocteau-Twins, The Cure, I BREAK HORSES, The Naked and Famous, Blondie, Claire, BLSHS, Kavinsky, Madonna, Robyn, Ronika, BLSHS

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