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Bands and new music for fans of Beach Slang

Lighten Up Laura

Hey guys, We are Lighten Up Laura, a 4 piece Emo/Alternative band from Southampton! We met while studying at university and have been playing together for two years! Our debut EP "Acting Your Age" was released in June 2017!

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Crushed Veneer

We're a band from London, heavily influenced by The Gaslight Anthem and Beach Slang. We've been playing in and around London for the last 6 months and just released our debut EP 'Desire and the Need to Live'.

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Black Adidas

Like flipping through your older sibling’s record collection, Black Adidas’ new self-titled record comes across as a tribute to many rare and unique threads in rock history. With gravelly vocals and crunchy guitars, Ranshaw invites listeners on a sonic victory lap around the best version of punk history, paying homage to his own influences while carefully acknowledging their sway over a generation of musicians.

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