‘Clean Living’ showcases Commons’ knack for a diverse musical palette and storytelling bliss

"It's an ode to our kaleidoscopic taste in music, with each song giving a flare of something exciting that catches your ears leaving you eager for more"​
31 May 2024

After our feature highlighted their single Queen Of Hearts, Commons is gearing up for a series of live performances, headlining at Rough Trade Nottingham on June 8th. This indie-rock sensation, born in Nottingham, has rapidly gained prominence, leaving an impact not only locally but also on a wider scale.

Their highly anticipated debut EP, Clean Living, ​​is ready to captivate audiences with its distinctive fusion of indie rock and electronic elements.

Commons has swiftly garnered attention, drawing comparisons to esteemed acts such as Kasabian, Foals, and Bloc Party. Their infectious energy and unique sound, blending lush synth lines with tight guitar riffs, dynamic drums, and memorable melodies, firmly establish them as a dominant presence in the music landscape.

Clean Living showcases Commons’ knack for a diverse musical palette and storytelling bliss. ​T​he band members ​explains: “Clean Living is an ode to our kaleidoscopic taste in music, with each song giving a flare of something exciting that catches your ears leaving you eager for more.​ There is a wide range of meaning behind each track in this, it’s not solely based on one event or feeling – it’s more focused on telling short stories and experiences.”

With their stirring live performances already celebrated, Commons has amassed a loyal following with sold-out shows and high-profile festival appearances. Their upcoming headline show at Rough Trade Nottingham on June 8th promises to be yet another unforgettable event, showcasing the band’s undeniable talent and magnetic stage presence.

As Commons continues to make waves in the music industry, their trajectory towards greatness is undeniable. With Clean Living poised to cement their status among the indie-rock elite, the future shines bright for this Nottingham powerhouse. Keep an eye out—Commons is a name that’s here to stay.

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