Candidate are playing at The Trash Bar an high quality music venue, fully renovated and improved to host great bands on friday the 17th of August.
Candidate from Brooklyn makes anthemic, hook-laden rock ‘n’ roll with generous helpings of melody, their songs are catchy, poetic and passionate.
The new album “Physic Dissonance For The Unself” is due to come out on the 15th of October, the latest single April Again has already received great coverage from many webzine and blogs.
They define their sound as dreamrock: a combination of post punk and shoegaze with late 80’s/early 90’s american indie and grounge and brit pop.
If you’re feeling a bit confused and want to find out more about Candidate’s plans and dreamrock, we just interviewed them and you can read it in full on theplayground.co.uk
“This is dreamrock, plain and simple. Fresh, fuzzy, lush, vibrant, psychedelic dreamrock. We might be dealing with the next chillwave here folks, so strap yourselves in: summer 2012 is officially here.”
“ Candidate creates a heavy melodic tune that appeals to the angsty teenager in all of us. 8/10”
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