From a packed European tour supporting Death Cab For Cutie, to a five-show stint at South By South West, The Beths have been busy.
We discuss a particular South By South West highlight – a special screening of the eye-opening film, The Chills: The Triumph and Tragedy of Martin Phillipps.
I first saw The Veils play in 2009, throughout the performance the band’s singer seemed caught between a state of tears, panic and violence. It felt, at least to me, like somebody was finally telling the truth.
Angular and unforgiving, the dark and dissonant sounds of Wax Chattels’ self-titled debut album are a stark reminder that it isn’t always sunny in New Zealand.
Welcome to the brand-new fortnightly feature dedicated to Killer Female Talent from around the world.