This week’s A&A Track Of The Week is the brand new single ‘ferme la bouche’ by wojtek the bear.
Longstanding fans will notice a slight detour in direction with the band channeling a more east coast USA feel, a whisper of Philadelphia soul permeates the ever recognisable rhythm of the band. Their new album “heaven by the back door” will be released in July and hopes prevail of a launch show at Glasgow’s CCA.
wojtek the bear were formed in Glasgow in early 2016 and have been featured by Lauren Laverne, Tom Robinson (BBC 6Music), Huw Stephens (BBC Radio 1), Vic Galloway, Roddy Hart, The Afternoon Show (BBC Radio Scotland), John Kennedy & Gordon Smart (Radio X), KEXP.
They have featured at numerous festivals across the UK and Europe and appeared at Belle & Sebastian’s Boaty Weekender festival in Barcelona in 2019 alongside the likes of Teenage Fanclub, Mogwai, Yo La Tengo & Camera Obscura.