Yungblud Releases Self-titled Debut EP

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UK recording artist Yungblud, whom NME has said carries himself like “a hyper-addictive mix between rapper Eminem and Johnny Rotten,” releases his self-titled debut EP today.

With his frenetic take on alt-pop equally inspired by punk, hip-hop, and UK garage, Yungblud uses breakneck flow and tongue-in-cheek attitude to deliver pointed lyrics about everything from gentrification to disenfranchisement to addiction without getting heavy-handed. “I want my music to always have a message, but I don’t want to preach to anybody,” says the Northern England native, whose given name is Dominic Harrison. “This music’s just an outburst of emotion and anger, and everything else going on in my head.”

The Yorkshire-born, London-based Yungblud, producer Matt Schwartz (Massive Attack) alongside executive producer Martin Terefe (Jason Mraz) performed all the music on the EP (Yungblud plays guitar, bass, piano, and drums), shaping a guitar-driven sound spiked with tightly crafted beats.

YUNGBLUD “YUNGBLUD” EP
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Tour Dates with K.Flay:

March 12 Washington, DC 9:30 Club
March 13 Buffalo, NY Town Ballroom
March 14 Detroit, MI Magic Stick
March 15 Toronto, ON Danforth Music Hall
March 16 Montreal, QC Corona Theatre
March 18 Philadelphia, PA Union Transfer
March 19 New York, NY Irving Plaza
March 21 Boston, MA Royale
March 23 Charlotte, NC The Underground
March 24 Atlanta, GA Variety Playhouse
March 25 Cincinnati, OH 20th Century Theatre
March 27 Tulsa, OK Cain’s Ballroom
March 28 Dallas, TX Granada Theater
March 29 Austin, TX The Mohawk
March 30 Houston, TX WOMH Downstairs

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