Talking Heads-inspired Theme Park, fronted by the talented Haughton twins, formed in early 2011 but they have already various singles out (all collected in the EP Wax) and are about to release their first full length!
The very young band (specially the bassist and the non-twin guitarist, who exchanged instruments during the concert) played all the songs they've released so far (with the exception of "A mountain we love") plus newer material like "Two hours", the first single of their upcoming debut album. Catchy songs and refreshing melodies... fan-tas-tic. Looking forward to hear more from these guys!
Last summer when I was introduced to one of the members of The Maccabees at the Ibiza Rocks House I supposed they would be playing at Ibiza Rocks this year... and it happened. Since then they published their third studio album Given to the wild which made it to the top 5 in the UK, establishing them as one of the best British bands out there and one of the must-see bands of the year!
Mixing up songs from all three albums, they delivered a blistering show with their older stuff getting the biggest response from the euphoric crowd. The songs from the last album, in general more mellow than their previous work and full of epic moments, sounded heavier live than on record and were received as the masterpieces they are... when I'm writing this text I haven't been able to get "Feel to follow" out of my head yet. A ten out of ten!
Full review with set lists and more pix here.
Wed 15 Jul 20:00 - 23:59
Book online with Spotlight
Get the 25th of August in your dynamo diaries as FUSE threatens an aural ear bashing at Benimussa Pa
Look at that view!
The event which put the icing on the cake of the Radio 1 weekend on the white isle.
Blow minds and go beyond limits
Fresh air, lots of techno and a new concept for Friday nights.
The hippie party with the best views of Sant Ciriac’s fireworks.
Ferry good options with expanded shuttle service
Music On, Vatos Locos and fresh air for the island.