credit: Lauren Maccabee

Otzeki - Pay The Tax (Radio edit)

Siblings are common in bands, sure, but how often do you come across cousins making music together? Mike Sharp and Joel Roberts are East Anglia-bred, London-based duo Otzeki, part of the burgeoning electronic/rock/pop genre sweeping Britain at the moment. The pair initially turned heads with their 2016 debut EP Falling Out, featuring the uber-catchy “Hope in Hell,” successfully combining vocals oozing beautiful desolation with a driving beat. Singles such as “True Love” and “All This Time” and EP Sun is Rising followed, showing their aptitude in fusing irrepressible electronic beats, R&B infused vocals, and alt-rock guitar into something truly intriguing.

— Mary Chang, There Goes The Fear

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Artist is seeking the following professional connections: Label, Brand Partnership, Gear Endorsement, Distribution - US, Distribution - UK/Europe, Distribution - Worldwide, Publishing, Sync/Music Supervisors

Genre: Electronic
Subgenre: Post-Rock
From: London, UK-ENGLAND