Stepford Wives new single, “Living in the Shadows” Released 30th October on A1M records.
Living in the shadows
Snarling drums, furious guitars, and intense vocals explore the bridge between life and beyond. A positive song borne from the band’s personal experiences, suggesting that there may be something in that grey area, existing between truth and fiction, living in the shadows. “I see dead people in my house, living in the shadows they move around, picking up the pieces , work it out”. “If only you could listen to my heartbeat now”.
The single is released October 30th on A1M records. It is the follow up single to the hugely successful “All on Me”. The band has surged from lockdown after national TV appearance on Soccer AM, sparked massive BBC radio and major regional press coverage. Soaring digital streams, and extensive radio play followed , with; BBC Radio, Wales (Janice Long) BBC Manchester, Introducing and 40+ FM and Internet radio stations across the USA, UK , Europe, and Australia all supporting the single. “Stepford Wives, blend post-punk attitude with a 21st century outlook.
“indie post punk at its best, furiously raw and infectious”. – Wayne Carey Louder Than War
“Tipped for big things loving this single” – Janice Long BBC wales
“discordant and relentless”. 21st Century post punk at its absolute best” – RGM Magazine
Hailing from the moors above Manchester, Stepford Wives combine youthful optimism with mercurial wisdom to serve up raucous, intelligent guitar music that packs a powerful punch. Their distinctive, post-punk vocals, incredible drumming, mesmerising bass-playing and melodic guitar riffs combine to make an unforgettable set brimming with raw energy. A four-piece outfit spanning Generations X-Z, Stepford Wives are: Niklos Jackson (guitar, lead vocals), Rowan Heywood (bass, backing vocals), Jarrod Ogden (drums) and Dom Wint (lead guitar). Get involved in Stepford Wives’ game-changing music and live shows or be left in their wake.
The single was recorded at the Edge & 6dB studios with Ding Archer, Cabbage, the Fall, PJ Harvey) and mastered at Abbey road).