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on their EP, ‘The Swan’ is the re-recorded track from Cheatahs self-titled album. It’s an extremely catchy track with emphasis on those twiddley guitar hooks and sleek bass lines. These psychedelic rockers who seem to be taking the scene by storm, are surprisingly romantic – the lyrics to ‘The Swan’ are inspired by Yeats poem ‘Leda and the Swan’ and craftily nestled in-between the splashing musical waves. We caught up with the band for a pretty in depth chat…check it out here.

With an Eagulls US tour under their belt, the Cheatahs have some sweet appearances at European festivals this summer. ‘The Swan’ is released 21st July via Wichita Recordings.

22nd June – Best Kept Secret Festival, Hilvarenbeek, The Netherlands
3rd – 6th July – Vida Festival, Vilanova i la Geltr, Spain
26th July – Deer Shed Festival, North Yorkshire, UK
9th August – Beacons Festival, Skipton, UK
20th – 23rd August – Paredes de Coura Festival, Portugal