Simon Love


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Witty garage pop rock - second album 'Sincerely, S. Love x' was released on Tapete Records to much critical acclaim, following WELSH MUSIC PRIZE-NOMINATED debut 'It Seemed Like A Good Idea At The Time'. Simon Love is now working on his 3rd album due in 2021 on Tapete. Proper pop hits with ELO harmonies, lush production, strings & trumpets, swirling organ - the whole shebang. Think 1910 FRUITGUM COMPANY, early ELTON JOHN, FATHER JOHN MISTY, THE LEFT BANKE, THE RUTLES, THE KINKS, DANIEL JOHNSTON, THE BEACH BOYS, LOVIN' SPOONFUL, THE RAMONES. "Pop tunes that nuzzle up to BELLE & SEBASTIAN and THE VELVET UNDERGROUND" Q Magazine "A potty-mouthed UK version of Father John Misty..fantastic" Shindig! 4/5 Simon Love & The Old Romantics have supported EZRA FURMAN, THE BETHS, WITHERED HAND, COMET GAIN, THE WAVE PICTURES, WRECKLESS ERIC, THE BURNING HELL, ROBYN HITCHCOCK, ALLO DARLIN', VIV ALBERTINE, EDWARD ROGERS. Simon has also performed at NYC Popfest, Wales Goes Pop, Indietracks & Hub festivals. In 2019 Simon's music was featured on the Netflix show 'Elite', and two songs appear in upcoming film 'Love Type D'. "Unaffected horn-filled pop with witty lyrics that get straight to the point" - Uncut "A massive charm attack that leaves tears in your eyes" - Rolling Stone Magazine "Swooning bubblegum pop" - Shindig! "The DH Lawrence of 21st century affection" - Record Collector "Combining fondness for top tunes & garage guitar with a new-found bittersweetness. Very Good Indeed" Q