Location: United Kingdom
Bombay Bicycle Club are an English indie rock band from Crouch End, London, consisting of Jack Steadman, Jamie MacColl, Suren de Saram, and Ed Nash. They are guitar-fronted and have experimented with different genres, including folk, electronica, world music and indie rock.
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"[A] dazzling electro-pop distraction from reality."
Bombay Bicycle Club bring the fun to Sydney's Metro Theatre.
Bass player Ed Nash pumps out the low-end vigorously, long hair a blur, feeding off the energy from the crowd.
It's a whirlwind of a visit, though
"We don’t really think about, ‘Is this song going to be a chart smash’ or whatever..."
It’s a musical journey around the world, and will no doubt soundtrack plenty of escapism in 2014.
A new record early next year, hear the first single now.
One of the standout moments of the performance, however, was Lights Out, Words Gone, whose vocal harmonies were nothing short of enthralling.
“Australia is our final tour before we head back to the UK and start writing again. At this stage, we’re hoping to get an album out there by Spring 2013, but nothing has been planned.”