Thursday 28th August 2008
Yacht + Sportsday Megaphone + Applicants
@ ICA
12 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AH
07:45pm, £10
YACHT
Yacht is a lot of things. It's kind of a band, but it's mostly a genre-and-media-spanning life project founded and led by Jona Bechtolt of the Northwest's very own Portland, Oregon. Bechtolt (and new member Claire L. Evans) make anthemic power jams, play them backwards and soak them in nearly-psychedelic cherry cola. YACHT's heart is the shows: unclutte ... more »

ONSTAGE AT 10:00

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Photo: Steve Schroeder

 
SPORTSDAY MEGAPHONE
Sportsday Megaphone is the audio project of a young man called Hugh Frost. He has a twinkle in his eye and an aptitude for killer riffs, disarming in a man of just 22 years of age. Hugh started making music with a screamo-punk group he kicked about with as a teenager. They were together for two years until the group disbanded due to their new geographical distributio ... more »

ONSTAGE AT 9:00

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APPLICANTS
Applicants were formed by Fidel Villeneuve, who released an album for the infamous Digital Hardcore label as a prodigal teenager. Applicants make a chaotic melee of gleeful indie-pop made up of distorted drum samples, trashy guitars and shards of wry lyrical humour. Their unpredictable live show has become infamous over the last couple of years after gigs ar ... more »

ONSTAGE AT 8:15

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Zoo Zero are a London based band who released their self titles debut album in 2013, which proved to be a hit with the critics and fans alike achieving, 8/10 in NME and 7/10 in Uncut amongst others.

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