ARTIST SPOTLIGHT – Introducing…CHAPPO from New York City! – Debut UK single ‘HANG ON’ ( Caroline International )

We’re delighted to introduce you to an amazing indie 4 piece from New York City called CHAPPO. It’s clever, surging art pop with massive choruses. In the USA, the band have built a strong name for themselves following support tours with amazing acts such as THE FLAMING LIPS, IMAGINE DRAGONS, BIG DATA and OF MONTREAL. CHAPPO’s music has featured on Apple iPod touch commercials, HBO’s ‘Hung’ and NBC’s ‘Up All Night’ and now attention sways directly to the UK where the band will release their debut UK single ‘ HANG ON ‘ out November 27th and is taken from their critically acclaimed album ‘ FUTURE FORMER SELF ‘ which will be officially released in the UK on January 22nd via Caroline International.

DJ JOHN KENNEDY at RADIO X aired ‘HANG ON‘ in October on Radio X Xposure and sounded fantastic. Not only that DJ’s such as Amazing Radio‘s Simon Raymonde ( Bella Union / Cocteau Twins ) and well as Charlie Ashcroft and more have since aired the single ‘Hang On’ with much more to come!

CHAPPO are true ones to watch, be sure to have a listen to their debut UK single below and spread the word!

“…an excellently overstuffed garage-psych sound.” – Pitchfork

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“…an excellently overstuffed garage-psych sound.” – Pitchfork


“’Future Former Self’ is a triumph” – Baeble Music 


“Clever, surging art-pop.” –


“‘Hang On’ proves how cosmic CHAPPO can be, setting countryish slide guitars adrift synthesizer nebula and blasting the whole thing apart with a sweeping chorus that should blow minds live.” Entertainment Weekly


“The music is swirly and poppy — far more upbeat than the storyline — but that out-of-sync-ness somehow fits.”NPR Music

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