Los Bitchos

Los Bitchos

credit: Tom Mitchell

Los Bitchos - Pista (Great Start)

Los Bitchos are fronted by multi-instrumentalist Serra Petale on lead guitar. She's flanked by Carolina Faruolo (guitar), Agustina Ruiz (keytar), Josefine Jonnson (bass), and Nic Crawshaw (drums / percussion).

Currently the gang reside in London but the members hail from as far and as wide as Perth (Australia), Montevideo, Stockholm, and Croydon.

In a short space of time they have already supported and toured with Mac De Marco, Ty Segall, The Black Lips, Bill Ryder Jones, Bodega, Methyl Ethel, The Murlocs and Kikagaku Moyo.

The girls have also smashed out sun-tinged sets at The Great Escape, All Points East, Test Pressing and Simple Things Festival as well as a whole host of European Festivals.

The first non-bedroom recording ‘Pista (Great Start)’ has been championed by key tastemakers Cheryl Waters (KEXP), NME, Les Inrocks and Marc Riley at BBC 6 Music and was produced by Alex Kapranos of Franz Ferdinand.

Follow up banger ‘The Link Is About To Die’ premiered on NME and Les Inrocks and snared them a live KEXP session at Transmusicales which takes place in early December.

In January the band head to the Netherlands to play Eurosonic and will record their debut record with

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Genre: World
Subgenre: Psychedelic
From: London, UK-ENGLAND