Release Date: Monday 18th August 2014
The ‘Make Up’ EP Download also features video downloads for DMA, Closure and No Trace, whilst all CD copies are signed and feature links to download the videos.
Inspired by bands like Deftones, L7, Hole, Incubus, Placebo, Nirvana, Faith No More and others, The Kut are a London basement rock trio. Having been voted into in the winning spots for MTV UK Brand New Unsigned 2014 Poll, the Make Up EP was produced by James LeRock Loughrey (Skindred / White Zombie / My Vitriol / Page & Plant / Def Leppard), featuring 3 new tracks plus 2 previous releases ‘DMA’ and ‘Closure’.
The first single from the EP, ‘No Trace’ is a dark and emotive track, already spending 3 weeks in the Scuzz Most Wanted Rock Chart, as well as playlisted on their 'All-Stars of Rock Show'. ‘No Trace’ has also been played extensively by Alex Baker on Kerrang! Radio and picked up by BBC Introducing in Lancashire and Oxford. The band were invited in for a BBC Introducing live set, where they performed a 4 song set from the Blackburn studios. The track is also on the playlist at major UK clubs including Club NME and Medication. Outside of the UK, the ‘No Trace’ video was playlisted on Putpat TV (Germany, Switzerland, Austria) with a number of USA stations also including the track on their playlists or in their ‘Jam it or Slam it’ features.
Previous shows include London 2012 Olympics and the Paralympics, and a sold out UK tour - 'The Love Hate Vampire Shotgun System Circus Tour'. In 2013 the band performed DJ sets for Kerrang! Klub, London and a string of 14 dates on the Club Criminal tour. The band’s previous ‘Closure’ music video was playlisted on Sub TV, Tuune, NME TV (Radar), and the Bongo Boy Rock n Roll show, on 6 USA cable channels, Comcast Cable, CableVision, Time Warren Cable, RCN, and FiOS.
Make Up EP Track Listing
1. No Trace
2. Make Up