TUNE Sleep Thieves - Sparks
If ever they film a sequel to Nicolas Winding Refn’s hyper-stylish film Drive, Irish trio Sleep Thieves should be on the short list of for scoring duties. (Sleep Thieves) are a welcome force in the electro-pop (or ”Disco-Noir,” as the Irish Times put it) landscape.
- Pigeons & Planes (US)
(Sparks) has got so many killer hooks, and the change in direction half way through makes you go again as if it was two different dance floor hits.
- Blushing Panda (UK)
Dublin’s Sleep Thieves are cooking up the kind of spacey, danceable, girl-fronted electronic pop that sounds so good these days. “Sparks” is exactly the kind of pulsing midnight groove that does their name proud.
- The Burning Ear (US)