Kid Cupid

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"... kid cupid find something new to bring to the
table, offering an urgency and authenticity that
are bound to get them noticed."
 

- The Line Of Best Fit

Following the success of last year’s single Easy, London-based Kid Cupid have now released their debut EP Unholy Ceremony.

Based around conversations you’d have with a friend in pain, the EP is filled with everything you’d want to say to them during a time of need. As opening track ‘Low’ touches on the theme of codependency with twinkling emotion, ‘Cold Body’ is a powerful outcry for answers when hard times seem to control us, whilst brooding EP closer ‘Burn’ concludes the collection with dark, glitchy defiance.

First single Better, however, is a celebratory song in the form of a lush, cinematic soundscape. Filled with the band’s trademark whirring hooks, tribal beats and the silky smooth, soulful vocals of Laura Shaw, it oozes a blissful, impassioned splendour. A perfectly uplifting summer anthem with shades of the likes of Låpsley or Little Dragon.

Gigging together for over a year now, Kid Cupid have been building a reputation for their joyous, immersive live performances, with headline shows at The GarageProud Camden and Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen under their belts. Now, having received acclaim from M MagazineCeleb MixImpose Magazine and many more for last single Easy, Kid Cupid hope to entice listeners once again with the euphoric and thought-provoking sounds of Unholy Ceremony.

Unholy Ceremony is out now.