ADD AND SUBTRACT – NEW ALBUM – 8TH OCTOBER 2012
LIFEBOATS – NEW SINGLE – AVAILABLE AS A FREE DOWNLOAD VIA SCAMS FACEBOOK PAGE
The brilliant SCAMS are back with their beautiful new album ‘Add and Subtract’ released on 8th of October through Devil Duck Records ‘Add and Subtract’ showcases the Leeds based band as one of the finest upcoming indie/rock acts about. Their experimental and varied instrumental sound demonstrates their range of musical interests, as well as highlighting frontman Andy’s endless depth and expressiveness in his vocal talent. SCAMS bring you an album that is both unique and familiar.
The album was recorded and produced in Hamburg back in November 2011 by Johann Scheerer and mixed by Matt Wignall at his home in Long Beach, California. The band have since returned to the studio to play a full album live playback session recorded directly to tape and set for vinyl release at the end of 2012.
Having already gained support from BBC Radio 1, XFM, Q Radio and Kerrang Radio, the band released their second single ‘Lifeboats’ on 10th September, which is now available as a free download via their Facebook page. 'Add and Subtract' is a vibrant album that should appeal greatly to fans of British indie-pop music, if not everybody.
In recent months SCAMS (vocalist Andy Morgan, bassist Josh Hart, guitarist Jamie Macneal and Chris Burgess on drums) have been impressing live audiences across Europe and the US and are rapidly establishing a reputation as genuine purveyors of dynamic sounds, an infectious live act. Supports so far have included, New Politics, Cast, Azure Ray, Frankie and The Heartstrings and White Rabbits.