four piece the academic have released a singable new single along with a music video shot during the lockdown. out via capitol records, 'anything could happen' is a sharp indie pop number with sunny guitars, thoughtful lyrics and an anthemic chorus. the video features a collection of footage sent in from couples enduring lockdown around the world. check it out:
fronted by craig fitzgerald, the academic has found a sound that is doubtlessly their own while drawing from the likes of phoenix, the strokes, franz ferdinand and vampire weekend. the band has already sold out the scala this year and plan to play the electric ballroom once the lockdown ends.
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