Hounds play Download festival this year and release their blistering new EP ‘The Wicked’ on June 4th. It’s a brash four track EP stirring punk rock and high energy dance together in the same pot.

The four-piece of Olly Burden, Chas Langston, Adam Hammond and Chris Wallace deliver distinctive anarchic vocals with intense drumming, big synths and dirty bass lines, influenced by a range of iconic groups, from The Clash to Nine Inch Nails, Refused to The Prodigy.

Olly Burden said: “This EP is just a taster of what’s to come. It’s a snap shot of where we are at right now and just enough to whet the appetite whilst we cook up the next release.”

‘The Wicked’ EP is released on June 4th2012 from www.houndsmusic.com and all good digital stores. ‘The Wicked Witch is available as a free download from Hounds facebook page HERE

31st May – LONDON – Sebright Arms (EP Launch Show)
8th June – DONNINGTON PARK – Download Festival