Boypatient have varied influences: Interpol meets Sigur Ros on a low-lying November day and calls on Bright Eyes and Elliot Smith. Walking to the Sunday market, they fall into reverent line behind Joni and Jeff, Thom and Cat, and many more. The last 18 months have been a waltz and a blitz. Club nights in London; live BBC radio sessions; sold out shows in Brighton; support slots with Mercury nominated Maps; growing recognition among people who value a different sound. Both national and European gigs are planned for the coming months. They've tamed our youthful egos and muscled up. 'We tie emotionally wired lyrics to supple rhythms and inventive composition. Alas, we dont serve up 3 minute saccharine pop; instead we bury the hooks deeper in the eiderdown and invite our audiences to bed in with us.'