22nd July 2022
The ZINVANDELS have had a busy year of recording during the course of 2022. Having headlined the Newton festival to 4,500 in the Autumn.. the Welsh band have self-financed their debut album over the best part of the year and are looking forward to re-launching themselves on the scene in the short term.
The ZINVANDELS released debut single ‘Heartbreaker’ to great acclaim with radio support from John Kennedy, Bethan Elfyn and Tom Robinson, gaining over 30,000 youtube views with no support. They were featured as BBC introducing artist of the week on two occasions. Following this, the band self-released the next 4 singles in anticipation of completing this debut album, which has recently been finished.
With new member Matt on board in ’22, the ZINVANDELS have evolved their sound with their latest tunes. The band see next single ‘Blackholes’ as a statement of intent ahead of debut LP release.
“Blackholes is a thunderous return to the scene for Welsh rockers The ZINVANDELS. A powerful release that rocks with an urgency and leaves you excited to seek out their upcoming album. It’s great to have you back.” Pete Devine Pete’s Rock News and Views.com
“They could be one of those bands that you can say in years to come, “I remember seeing them play to a room of 100 people in Swansea, and now they’re playing Glastonbury!” SwanseaMusicHub. blog
“The Zinvandels only deal in original earworms – music that resounds through your mind long after it’s stopped playing. The chorus of ‘Heartbreaker’, the debut single released earlier this year, plays on repeat in my head throughout the whole of the next day…” Wales Art Review. blog
“The Zinvandels recent single “Heartbreaker” is a reverb drenched MASTERPIECE” Department S.Club review
‘Heartbreaker’ remains their most promising musical project so far, with a catchy and funk-influenced bassline, it seems destined to become a classic in the near future’ MUSIK-MAGAZINE
“The opening lines are pretty chill and have you thinking “I like this” but when the harmonies enter the track, it becomes fabulously timeless..” eartothegroundmusic.co blog
“..the song has been hummed around the studio for the last couple of days” Bethan Elfyn
“Great singles. Great videos. Great Sound.” PHACE-MAG
“There was no filler in the set, and every time I thought I’d got them pigeonholed, they’d surprise me by doing something unexpected. This is a band, I decided, who are definitely going places if they keep this up.“JackSoundBlog