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Music, Thu 4 Jun 2020, £6

Bodys present: The Golden Age of TV + Faith Eliott

Bodys present: The Golden Age of TV + Faith Eliott

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81-83 Westgate,,
Wakefield,
WF1 1EP

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Bodys presents the return of two favourite acts from last year as part of Wakefield's wonderful Long Division Festival.

8.30pm Faith Eliott
Faith Eliott (who uses the pronouns they and them) is a songwriter and visual artist currently based in Glasgow. They grew up in Minneapolis and relocated with their family to Scotland aged 13. Faith’s debut LP ‘Impossible Bodies’ was released last year on OK Pal Records. The record was in part inspired by Faith’s interest in medieval bestiaries, illustrated compendiums of animals. Impossible Bodies’ is based on the same framework, with each song represented by a different creature. These stories are set to an atmospheric mix of finger-picking guitar, strings, electric guitar and percussion. Sometimes swirling and aquatic, sometimes doomy, and sometimes more patently ‘folk’. ‘Impossible Bodies’ was received to critical acclaim and broadcast on BBC Radio 3, 4, and 6Music.

9.15pm The Golden Age of TV
The Golden Age of TV are an indie art-rock quintet from Leeds whose debut, much anticipated EP was released on 13th March 2020. Their whip-smart drums lock in with gloriously fuzzed out glam bass and disconcertingly swirling guitars bounce around your ears. Singer Bea's vocals and stage presence are outstanding.

About Bodys
Bodys is a gig promoter in Wakefield, hosting frequent shows. Follow us on social media @bodyswakefield to see what other shows we are hosting. Our gigs are intentionally set at times that allow you to be in bed early if you fancy, and we always announce set times well in advance.

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 4 Jun 2020 20:00
Doors 8pm
First band 8:30pm
Second band 9:15pm
Gig is in the music hall - enter through the main door on Bank Street then turn left.

Prices

£6 (plus booking fee)

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Map reference: SE 329207  Lat: 53.68183 Long: -1.50231

Parking: free

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Wakefield Westgate Station station