hmv's Next Big Thing - November 29, 2017

hmv's Next Big Thing... #151 HAWK
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hmv's Next Big Thing... #151 HAWK

Every Wednesday we recommend a brand new artist who we think you're going to love. This week we bring you ethereal rockers HAWK, they're going to blow you away...

 

Who Are They?

First formed back in 2014 in London, but now resident in Berlin, HAWK consist of singer/guitarist Julie Hawk, guitarist Matthew Harris, bassist Chris Handsley and drummer Sam Campbell. It's been a slow-burn for the band thus far, but after a series of barnstorming new singles, they're looking hungrily at 2018. 

 

What Do They Sound Like?

Imagine the power of Queens Of The Stone Age, add the vast soundscapes of Sigur Ros and the ambition of Radiohead, but with an ethereal vocal more reminiscent of Bat For Lashes and you've got HAWK nailed. 

 

Why Should I Be Excited?

All of the above, it certainly should excite you. 

 

Can I Hear Something?

Naturally. Their new single 'Below' is, well, below for you:

 

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