Home > News & Reviews > Blood Youth

Blood Youth Return With New Single Starve Ahead Of Reading And Leeds Appearances

Tuesday, 21 August 2018 Written by Jon Stickler

Blood Youth are back with a new single, just ahead of their sets this coming weekend at Reading and Leeds.

Starve marks the hardcore quintet's first new material since last year’s 'Beyond Repair' and finds the band at their darkest, diving deep into the despair of emotional and physical pain. Discussing the track, frontman Kaya Tarsus said:

"Life isn't always a fairy tale and you can end up trapped in a very unhealthy mindset. I wrote the lyrics when I was going through a bad time and it felt like I was in a nightmare. It's a very intense and emotional song, so we really wanted all of this to come out in the video. We wanted people to feel uncomfortable, almost as if they are watching a horror movie."

Shot in their hometown of Harrogate, the band brought on board local Leeds based director Adam Webb for the track's accompanying visual. Take a look below.

In October they head out on the road with Japanese electrocore mob Crossfaith, with stops planned in Bristol, Glasgow, Nottingham, Manchester and London, where they'll play Camden's Electric Ballroom. Tickets are on sale now.





Let Us Know What You Think - Leave A Comment!




Related News

Blood Youth Line Up March Dates For Starve Tour
Tue 20 Nov 2018
Blood Youth have announced several UK shows as part of their Starve tour, which takes its name from their new single. 
Blood Youth Confirm Intimate London Show Ahead Of Reading And Leeds Festival
Wed 01 Aug 2018
Blood Youth will warm up for their appearances at Reading and Leeds with an intimate show at London's Black Heart.
Blood Youth Share Video For Parasite
Wed 01 Nov 2017
Blood Youth have shared a video for Parasite.
Headie One Announces Autumn Headline Tour And New Project 'Music X Road'
Fri 21 Jun 2019
Headie One has announced plans to tour the UK this autumn.
Johnny Marr, Jungle, Viagra Boys Among New Additions To Line Up For Nile Rodgers' Meltdown Festival
Tue 11 Jun 2019
More acts have been added to the line up for Nile Rodgers' Meltdown Festival.
Stereolab Postpone Sheffield And Manchester Shows
Tue 18 Jun 2019
Stereolab have postponed their Sheffield and Manchester dates.
Sinkane - Dépaysé (Album Review)
Mon 10 Jun 2019
Photo: Daniel Dorsa ‘Dépaysé’ is a fantastical showcase of Afro-infused psychedelic indie-rock that demonstrates vaunting musical ambition, political awareness and immense talent in both its arrangement and composition.
Kasabian's Serge Pizzorno Announces Solo Album 'The S.L.P.', Plots UK Tour
Fri 21 Jun 2019
Serge Pizzorno of Kasabian has announced his debut solo album.
 
< Prev   Next >