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Declan Welsh & the Decadent West
DWDW is a Glasgow-based band known for their intelligent lyrics, catchy hooks, and electrifying live performances. Led by Welsh, the band has already achieved critical acclaim with 4 EPs and 1 Album, earning them a Scottish Album of The Year Award nomination for their debut, "Cheaply Bought Expensively Sold." They have toured extensively, performing at renowned festivals like Glastonbury, Isle of Wight, and TRNSMT, and have gained a reputation as the "Future of Scottish Rock Music." Their music has received radio play and media features, including collaborations with various creatives.
Their highly anticipated second album, titled "2," is set for release on September 22nd. The album reflects the band's expanded horizons, drawing inspiration from Radiohead's "In Rainbows" era and 1980s New Romantic electronic music. It combines introspective songwriting with lush harmonies and intricate instrumentals, showcasing a more mature sound. The album explores themes of self-doubt, isolation, and global conflict, while also incorporating moments of humor, hope, and love.