Video of the Day: The Blinders – Gotta Get Through

Manchester based trio The Blinders come to us by way of recommendation from Caffy St Luce of Rocklands and The Zine, always a reliable source of new and vibrant sounds (check out her write up of 2003 as part of our Joyzine Is 15 celebrations), and as usual she’s not wrong.

‘Gotta Get Through’ is a psychedelic garage rock twister of a tune, with frontman Thomas Haywood’s impassioned vocal carried down a winding flume of Eastern-influenced guitars and staccato drumming.  Check out the video below, which features greasepaint, sweat and an ominous hooded figure:

‘Gotta Get Through’ is out now on Modern Sky UK.  Catch them live at the following venues:

5th May – Liverpool Sound City
19th May – Manchester Ritz supporting Cabbage
20th May – Northwich Salty Dog for The Charlatans (14+) 

6th June – London Borderline headline show (14+)
8th June – Manchester Gorilla headline show (14+)
28th July – Kendal Calling Festival


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