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 other publications.
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, while the last EP, 'Unlearn' was released February 29th 2016. Their first new music in a couple of years arrivedthis year in the form of the blistering' indie ear-worm' (Line of the Best Fit) 'Face Up', (May 16th 2018), off their forthcoming album 'Flow', expected early 2019. They have just released their second single from it 'Love's Lost Landings (pt.1)', (October 12th 2018), further adding to the anticipation of the full album.