Bouts are modern pop-grunge noiseniks. A bracing blend of Weezer, Pavement, Dinosaur Jr and a “younger, less polished Bloc Party, but with even more alt-rock muscle” (Fuse.tv) Their sharp melodic edge has seen them garner praise from BBC 6 Music's Lauren Laverne, play New York's CMJ Festival and gain write ups in the Huffington Post among others.
After a critically acclaimed debut E.P (2011) and a double A-side single (2012) , their first full band album, 'Nothing Good Gets Away', was released on October 25th, 2013 on Wonky Karousel records. Their last EP, 'Unlearn' was released February 29th 2016. Their first new music in a couple of years arrived this year on May 16th 2018, in the form of the blistering' indie ear-worm' (Line of the Best Fit) 'Face Up', off their forthcoming album 'Flow', expected in late 2018/ early 2019. All information and music available at www.gimmebouts.com