BANKS Beggin For Thread

Single review: BANKS – ‘Beggin’ For Thread’

‘Beggin’ For Thread’ is the latest single from BANKS, one of this year’s hottest acts. From the solid thick bassline to the subdued but evocative vocals, this is a low-key ominous indie number that successfully mixes in something for the RnB crowd too. Throwing in a sax line just at the point where the record […]

BANKS Beggin For Thread

Watch: BANKS – ‘Beggin For Thread’ video

After unveiling her new single ‘Beggin For Thread’ last week, hotly tipped LA singer BANKS has quickly followed it with a typically atmospheric and sultry video. ‘Beggin For Thread’ is the latest release from BANKS’ highly anticipated debut album Goddess, which is out in a little over a month, following ‘Brain’, ‘Drowning’, ‘Waiting Game’ and […]

banks tickets uk tour

Tickets for BANKS’ UK tour in November go on sale tomorrow at 9am

Earlier this week BANKS announced a quick four-date tour of the UK in November, which will be the US-based singer’s first UK shows after her debut album Goddess comes out in September. With the release of her London EP last year, as well as recent single releases ‘Brain’, ‘Drowning’, ‘Goddess’ and ‘Beggin For Thread’, BANKS […]

BANKS Beggin For Thread

Listen: BANKS – ‘Beggin For Thread’

Timed nicely to coincide with the UK tour she announced yesterday, BANKS has given us a further glimpse of her upcoming debut album Goddess by streaming new track ‘Beggin For Thread’. Like the previously released title track, ‘Waiting Game’, ‘Brain’ and ‘Drowning’, ‘Beggin For Thread’ has the dark and smoky atmosphere but is a little […]

BANKS Drowning

Watch: BANKS – ‘Drowning’ video

BANKS has today unveiled the video for her new single ‘Drowning‘. The video was made in conjunction with i-D and can be viewed in all it’s brooding, atmospheric glory below: ‘Drowning’ is released on 7 June and is taken from BANKS’ highly anticipated debut album Goddess which is out in September on Harvest Records. Stream […]

May playlist

Stream: May playlist – all the best new music from May 2014

It’s been another busy month in the world of awesome new music, and we’ve done our best to collate the creme de la creme of all that was amazing in May 2014 into the below playlist. In it you will find a fair amount of La Roux, who burst back onto the scene this month […]

BANKS Drowning

Listen: BANKS – ‘Drowning’

BANKS just keeps getting better! Less than a month after the LA-based songstress revealed her debut album plans and released the LP’s title track ‘Goddess’, she’s back with another storming track. ‘Drowning’ just got its first play on Zane Lowe’s Radio 1 show, and is now available to stream online. Listen to the satisfyingly intense […]

April playlist

Stream: April playlist – all the best new music from April 2014

April was a pretty busy month in music – just a quick read through the music news will tell you that. Kasabian announced their new album, Liam Gallagher sent everyone into a mini-meltdown about a possible Oasis reunion, Glastonbury announced the first raft of acts for this years festival and there was also the small […]