Gently Tender

“The London indie project features the band’s Sam Fryer, Pete Mayhew and Will Doyle, joined by The Big Moon’s Celia Archer and guitarist Adam Brown.

New single ‘2 Chords’ is a tantalising introduction, a raw, ragged piece indie with some delicious psychedelic overtones.

The preening, almost spoken word vocal shows the influence of that skewed South London country ‘n’ western vibe – see also Honkies, 50% of the Goat Girl album – while the rabble-rousing chorus nods towards their work as Palma Violets.

The song itself comes from a true-life conversation Sam had with his friend Juliette. Sam picks up the story…

“The song is essentially me replaying that moment in my mind, and almost kicking myself about my average and weak response [‘Probably yeah’] to her question, ‘Are you going to put some more chords on your new album?’””- Clash Mag

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