Damp Matches’ ‘Sweet Nothing’ really hits the spot

"It's about the struggles that substance abuse can impose on your mental and physical health"
20 April 2023

Damp Matches is a Norwich band that has an amazing mix of alternative rock, trash-hop and truly powerful indie sound. Their tunes are versatile, just as suitable for a stadium gig as they are in an underground mosh-pit.

They are preparing to make their mark on the live music scene with awe-inspiring performances. Their newest bop is Sweet Nothing – a combination of indie, rock and punk that really hits the spot.

The band states:Sweet Nothing is about the struggles that substance abuse can impose on your mental and physical health, and how in turn that affects the lives of those around you and your relationships with them’.”

Damp Matches’ charismatic vocalist, Helena Lewis, has a powerful voice like Hayley Williams and Ellie Rowsell combined, she could legitimately be their combination.

Lewis’s singing is absolutely thrilling, complemented by the melodious background voice of the band and the hard-hitting guitar strokes, it’s a really euphoric experience.

The guitar, drums and impressive voice of Helena blend perfectly to make this song completely magnetic, not to miss.

Damp MatchesSweet Nothing chorus is absolute fire – catchy hook and melody, plus totally fitting lyrics makes this alternative rock track a radio-hit ready bop.

Keep an eye out for Damp Matches in 2023 – they’re gonna be a big deal!

Photo by Tony Moore