When Pillow Queens announced themselves in late 2019 with the soaring single “Brothers” their bruising interpretation of mourning for a lost loved one immediately caught widespread attention. Channeling wrought emotion through a sea of 90s grunge and indie-rock sounds, the Irish four-piece (from Dublin, Wicklow and Kildare) forge a powerful noise that is all their own – but meant for everyone. Pillow Queens offer a cathartic experience filled with camaraderie and solidarity.

New single “Handsome Wife” was Clash Magazine’s Track of The Day, who comment: “It’s a phenomenal return, with its grunge-leaning guitar line putting us in mind of Yuck, while there are even the odd Americana inflection in amongst the band’s torn ‘n’ tattered indie rock.”

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