Alcabean – ‘Running’ | Track Premiere


Their forthcoming EP Head Down, is out on 16th March 2018 via We Are Suburban.

After receiving much deserved praise for their 2016 EP Real Time Fiction, Danish post-punks Alcabean are about to come back to smack you around the head and face with fuzzy melodies. ‘Running’, the latest release from the EP after ‘Still Remember’, shows us that their knack for dirty melodies is well and truly intact.

Consisting of two brothers, Victor (vocals, guitar) and Julius Schack (bass, vocals), who later added Lucas Olierook (drums) and Joachim Holmsgaard (guitar), ‘Running’ sees the group meld a wealth of influences to create something familiar but fresh. For what it’s worth, I can make out hints of The Cure, more modern emo like Jimmy Eat World, and their peers like Iceage and Yung. This one smashes and soars with a distinct, fist in the air rebellion. Splendid.

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