On the playlist: Viola Beach - Swings & Waterslides
BBC Introducing Team
Viola Beach are the latest BBC Introducing act to be selected for our sought after weekly spot on the Radio 1 playlist. Their track “Swings And Waterslides” (which you can watch them playing live at Reading below) will receive plays from Clara, Greg and Scott. Find out more about Warrington’s emerging indie charmers and their infectious anthems.
Style: Brilliant British indie that takes influence from the key players of the past 5 years or so. This is the kind of music that suits summer afternoons and festivals perfectly. With hints of slacker pop, this style of music is rising in popularity around the globe. For fans of Coasts and The Kooks.
You Need To Know: The current line-up of the band have only been going since May of this year and have gained the support of BBC Introducing in Merseyside. These prolific songwriters and are heading into the studio to record, following their performance on the BBC Introducing stage at Reading & Leeds last weekend.
Find out more: See what else Viola Beach have been up to by following them on Twitter.