Since their debut single on Alcopop! set the airwaves aflame in January, generating stacks of Radio 1 and 6 Music play, Radio X Evening Playlist and a personal recommendation from Mr. Steve Lamacq himself – Northampton five piece, OhBoy!return with the upbeat slacker pop anthem for the low in self esteem:‘A Bird in the Hand’ Mixed by MJ in hisSurburban Home Studios‘thisisa taster from their forthcoming debut album expected in Q4 2016.
Alongside a summer full of festivals like The Great Escape, Truck, Camden Rocks, Southsea, Handmade and plenty more as yet to be announced,they’re releasing this new radio jangler on 10th June via all of your favourite digital retailers, and as an awesome, significantly limited edition trucker cap single on the Alcopop! website.
Continuing their tradition for genuinely awesome videos, the new single cuts together some quasi-bizarre footage to create the visual accompaniment to this melodic hit. The band says of the flick, “CSD did a greatjobofcapturingthemessageofthesong. Itdepictsthatstruggle just togetthroughthe modern, daytodaygrind!”
The band are Lee irons (guitar), Jay Brook (guitar/vocals), Dan Battison (bass) Meg Amirghiasvand (guitar/backing vocals) and Mark Nicholas (drums) – come see them audition to be your new favourites at the following shows: