New music: The Joy Formidable

The 90’s inspired sounds continue…



Out of the UK, The Joy Formidable released The Big Roar this past March. The trio’s sound of swirling, reverb drenched guitar and bass that reminds me of 90’s shoegazer masters My Bloody Valentine makes me really love what I’ve heard from this group so far. Close your eyes and sit back to enjoy.

And a little bonus, some live sounds from SXSW two weeks ago:


2 thoughts on “New music: The Joy Formidable

    1. The more I’ve listened, the more I hear elements of Hum. The singer is a hybrid Toni Halliday and Elizabeth Frasier. But your right, more Darling Buds than MBV, I was going for the most known relation.

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