hmv's Next Big Thing... #156 Artificial Pleasure
Every Wednesday we recommend a brand new artist who we think you're going to love. This week we bring you smartly dressed electro wonks Artificial Pleasure...
Who Are They?
Formed in London in the early part of 2016, Artificial Pleasure consist of vocalist/guitarist Phil McDonnell, keyboardist Dom Brennan, drummer Lee Jordan and bassist Rich Zbaraski. A series of quirky, but ever so catchy electropop singles have followed and put them firmly on the map for 2018...
What Do They Sound Like?
Take the darkness of Nine Inch Nails, brighten it up a lot with some Let's Dance-era David Bowie and mix in a little Talking Heads, that's pretty much Artificial Pleasure.
Why Should I Be Excited?
Grooves for days, that should be enough for you...
Can I Hear Something?
Indeed. Their new single 'Wound Up Tight' is below for you: