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Man/Woman/Chainsaw + Ladylike + Van Zon

Man/Woman/Chainsaw + Ladylike + Van Zon

Event Time Fri 1st Mar at 8:00pm-Fri 1st Mar at 11:00pm
Event Location The Hope & Ruin, Brighton and Hove
Age Restrictions
Age restrictions: 18+


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Man/Woman/Chainsaw + ladylike + Van Zon £5.00 Buy

Man/Woman/Chainsaw + Ladylike + Van Zon

JOY. presents


With boundless potential, Man/Woman/Chainsaw have been the London band to watch for a while now. A live show that is joyous and raucous in equal measure combined with two cracking singles has built them into an act London gig-goers are seeking out on lineups.

Having recently become a formalised six-piece, we have seen them continue to go from strength to strength. So ‘What Lucy Found There’, their first single recorded in this full lineup, feels like a real flag in the ground moment.

Starting off with understated math-rock-esque guitars, the song builds across its 3 minutes to a stunning art-rock crescendo. A virtuoso example of a band taking the listener through the emotions and leaving them unable to do anything but leap about the room. Man/Woman/Chainsaw themselves describe it as “Orchestral Mayhem” which feels apt but misses the intricate creation that goes into creating such a journey for the listener.

You can see why it’s their favourite track to play live, it has the power to turn a room of vaguely interested observers into evangelists of the new buzz band about town.

+ ladylike
+ Van Zon


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The Hope & Ruin, 11-12 Queens Rd, Brighton and Hove, Brighton BN1 3WA, UK