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Q&A - Sad Boys Club - 'Know' (Single)

We had a chat with Crouch End lads, Sad Boys Club, about their debut single 'Know', which is an open vein of dark indie-pop, reminding us of the early albums by the Cure with a big 1975 style chorus. 

Where was the track 'Know' recorded?
Know’ took a while to get together; some stems still exist from the original demo done in Tom's parents' basement, the drums were recorded at The Pool, the guitars were mostly done at Hackney Road Studios, and then we had a couple of afternoons on vocals and other bits and pieces at Duncan Mills' room at Strongroom Studios. Anywhere we could wheel a deal, really.

What are the ideas and themes behind the track?
Thematically it's in keeping with most of what's to come; alienation, validation and the hunt for a sense of self-worth always seem to crop up. I think that's just a symptom of the bigger picture of growing up, though. It's definitely not all bleak.

Any in the studio behind the scenes stories?
One e…

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