Essay Like Nephew are a creative four piece that have been making playful guitar-pop since they formed the band as schoolboys back in 2001. Now all grown-up and based in London, their music still captures the joys and pains of youth.
Their whimsical, self-produced EPs have been lauded nationwide and their music has received praise from the likes of Artrocker, BBC 6 Music and Radio One’s Huw Stephens. Glastonbury Festival has recently shown its support, by awarding the boys a slot on the Introducing stage at this year’s festival.
Recent London shows include the Bull and Gate, Monto Water Rats, Catch, Brixton Windmill and Tommy Flynns…and on 6 August, they’ll be at the Vibe Bar competing for your votes at The Twitgigs Experiment.
1. Essay Like Nephew – China Pop
2. Essay Like Nephew – Sound of Mind
3. Essay Like Newphew – Rising Sun
Essay Like Nephew performing ‘China Pop’ on the BBC Introducing stage at Glastonbury 2009