Lucia & The Finest Boys – formerly LUCIA – have revealed new single Great Girls Do Terrible Factors and it is the sort of corker we’ve come to anticipate from the Glaswegian 4-piece.
It is an 80’s synth-infused banger that instantaneously grabs the interest. The video, directed by Stuart Alexander, sees Lucia ride a horse about the Barrowlands location of Glasgow in the way that you do.
Speaking about the inspiration for the new single, Lucia says: “Good girls do terrible points is a song written for any ladies who feels like they have ever been undermined, or produced to really feel worthless and weak by a man. I discover myself in these circumstances far also frequently, now additional than ever, and it is significant to highlight that they are the weak ones in the predicament. ‘Sad boys hunting at me often get what they do not see‘ was a lyric written from experiencing and witnessing males pondering that we are not capable or clever adequate to react and defend ourselves.”
The group have marked their most current era with a name alter – 1 that is reflective of their early operate, referencing debut 2017 EP Finest Boy, although also marking a new chapter. The name alter also coincides with a line-up alter for the Glaswegian band, which is now completed by guitarist Conor Goldie. He joins frontwoman Lucia Fairfull, drummer Alasdair Scott, and bass player Chris Frew Ballantyne.
“The new stuff we’re carrying out is not placing anything we’ve performed just before to an finish, it is generating a new starting point,” explains Lucia, touching on how the band have shifted their inventive concentrate although also sustaining their core.
This new inventive period has culminated in the creating of a brand new EP, which will be released early subsequent year, the comply with-up to 2018’s Low-cost Speak. The new EP sees Lucia & The Finest Boys dive headfirst into their 80s inspirations – acts like Madonna, Stevie Nicks, New Order and Human League – although also retaining the fierceness of their 90s grunge, Courtney Adore-esque leanings.
You can catch them reside at The Tunnels in Aberdeen on 7 December – tickets right here.
Photo by Tony Wooliscroft
Lucia & The Finest Boys – Great Girls Do Terrible Factors
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