Heads We Dance
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Heads We Dance (aka HWD), is a Leeds, UK electropop act - “pushing all the right buttons” (Mixmag July 2009).Read More...
In little less than a year, Becky Keighley (lead vocals, drums), Pete Bott (vocals, synths) & Yoni Collier (synths, vocals), have collaborated with Victoria Hesketh (aka Little Boots), been the most blogged about band in the world for a week long period (according to the Hype Machine chart) & been remixed by Don Diablo, Vincent Frank (aka Frankmusik) & Russ Chimes. Their debut album, Love Technology, included two tracks featured as Popjustice ‘Song of the Day’, was described by Artrocker magazine as “glittering, lustrous electro pop” & elsewhere as “everything La Roux wants to be & more” (Leeds Guide, June 2008).
On 14 Dec, they followed-up the blog hype & critical acclaim, for Love Technology, with a double A-side of exciting new material on label of the moment Gash Digital. The highly anticipated double A-side, ‘Take My Picture’ / ‘After Dark’, showcases a band confidently playing to their strengths.
‘Take My Picture’ is a sleazy electro-pop stomp which flawlessly combines their dancefloor roots with an irresistibly catchy modern pop chorus. Meanwhile, ‘After Dark’ sets a claustrophobic mean streets drama to driving warehouse beats. Both tracks have been remixed by some of the hottest up-and-coming dance artists including B-Xentric, Justin Faust and The Amplid.
Perfectly demonstrating their eclectic electro-pop sound & infectious melodic skills, ‘Take My Picture’ / ‘After Dark’ shows that Heads We Dance are “the act this country needs to give the elite some competition” (IDJ Magazine, February 2009).
Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- The Human Touch - 12,850 plays
- The Human Touch (Sidechains remix) - 12,304 plays
- Love in the digital age (tepr remix) - 10,507 plays
- Love in the Digital Age - 7,840 plays
- My Heart Is Set On You (Louis La Roche Remix) - 7,655 plays
- My Heart Is Set On You - 7,739 plays
- Love In The Digital Age (FRANKMUSIK Remix) - 7,599 plays
- Computer Love - 5,116 plays
- You Are Never Alone With Model 21 - 4,525 plays
- When The Sirens Sound - 4,762 plays