Chad Valley

Chad Valley

credit: Lucy Bridger

Chad Valley - Arms Away

Chad Valley has earned an incredibly strong and loyal fanbase through his constant touring and release schedule over the past 5 years. Having released two EPs in 2010 and 2011 he released his debut album Young Hunger on Cascine (US), Cooperative (UK) and Rallye (Japan) and followed that with several world tours. He toured with Passion Pit, Friendly Fires and Twin Shadow on the back of the album and several headline tours all over the world in far flung places such as India, Lebanon and the China as well as Europe and North America. Chad’s second Entirely New Blue was released in 2015 and grabbed the attention of The Fader, Spin and Stereogum. Now the third album is due on Cascine in early 2017. Chad’s song Shell Suite was featured in the #1 box office film Warm Bodies and instantly became his most widely known song, racking up millions four million plays Spotify. Further film placements in indie films such as Morris From America and The Skeleton Twins have ensured a strong and loyal fanbase. A new album is expected in Spring 2017.

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Genre: Electronic
Subgenre: Indie Pop
From: Oxford, UK-ENGLAND