(Janice Long, BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio Wales).
Jack Perrett is an indie singer/songwriter from Newport, South Wales. Jack released his first EP ‘What You Saying?’ in 2015 to critical acclaim, receiving airplay and playlist status on BBC Radio Wales. Jack went viral in August 2018 when he released ‘Portlife’ (a parody of Blur’s ‘Parklife’) with the video achieving over 125k views. Jack’s following release ‘Like A Fever’ prompted the likes of Fred Perry subculture and national promoters ‘This Feeling’ to label the song as a ‘high class out and out indie banger’ and branded Jack as going to be ‘Big in 2019’. The track achieved national airplay on BBC Radio 1 (Huw Stephens), BBC 6 Music (Chris Hawkins), and on Radio X (John Kennedy and Gordon Smart. After recently experiencing his first UK tour, Jack has already had an exciting summer where he has performed at numerous UK festivals including Isle of Wight and The Great Escape.