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Chvches’ – indie sensibilities with barbed pop hooks

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Glasgow electro-pop trio Chvches return to Australia after gracing the stages of Coachella, Glastonbury and Primavera Sound and ahead of their appearance at Lollapalooza.

Combining indie sensibilities with barbed pop hooks and an unhealthy obsession with Prince, Chvches take elements of classic electronica, hip-hop and post-punk, and yet sound like none of the above.

Their blend of classic and modern analogue synthesisers, bruised beats and crude vocal sampling came to the fore in their singles Lies and The Mother We Share and helped them reach #5 in the BBC SOUND OF 2013, and #2 in the UK Blog Sound of 2013.

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