Spring King Biography (Wikipedia)
Spring King were a four-piece English alternative rock band from Macclesfield, who played at SXSW in 2015. They are "a small-scale, art-pop-punk project based in Manchester". They began as a solo project in 2012 of songwriter and producer Tarek Musa, who also sings and plays drums.
Notably, their track "City" was the first song played on Beats 1 by Zane Lowe.
Spring King was the supporting act for the Kaiser Chiefs, 'Stay Together Tour' (February - March 2017). They also supported Kasabian at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax and the Royal Albert Hall.
They posted a notice on their Facebook (21 November 2018) to say they were calling it a day after 5 years.
- Spring King - Reading + Leeds 2016 Highlightshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0464s6f.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0464s6f.jpg2016-09-27T22:59:00.000ZArt-pop meets punk with this Manchester four-piece, discovered through BBC Introducing.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0464x9j
Spring King - Reading + Leeds 2016 Highlights
- Kendal Calling: Spring Kinghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p043d5jz.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p043d5jz.jpg2016-08-02T17:49:00.000ZTom Salmon chats to Spring King before their Kendal Calling performance.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p043d6rq
Kendal Calling: Spring King
- Spring King - Rectifierhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03wnlk6.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03wnlk6.jpg2016-05-28T17:43:00.000ZSpring King performs Rectifier at Radio 1's Big Weekend 2016https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03wl1xb
Spring King - Rectifier
Spring King Tracks