Name: The Maccabees
Track name: Latchmere
Hometown: Elephant & Castle
Who? Orlando Weeks, Hugo White, Felix White, Rupert Jarvis and Sam Doyle.
Why now? As we revealed yesterday, after the action finishes on Q’s Great Escape Stage at St George’s Church in Brighton tonight (16 May) – Bill Ryder Jones and Gaz Coombes are among the acts playing, we have a bonus, surprise gig: The Maccabees will play the city’s Corn Exchange around midnight for festival goers (first come, first served – entry to the venue is from 11pm). Expect a preview you or two from their forthcoming fourth album, but in the meantime here’s an old favourite about a wave machine that might just make it into the set…
Hear more: Themaccabees.co.uk