Video of the Day: Trust Fund – Football

Football is firmly embedded as a massive part of our culture in the UK, but rarely has the beautiful game been equated with equally beautiful music (don’t give me ‘World In Motion’ or ‘Three Lions’, neither would stand up on their own merits without the nostalgia factor).  Out to improve the goal difference are Bristol indie pop collective Trust Fund, who previously caught our attention via an excellent split EP with Joanna Gruesome.  Their plan – write a song that isn’t really about football, but more its place in our collective consciousness and our use of the game as a way of building relationships and plugging conversational vacuums.  And to make things even better they’ve accompanied it with a fun video featuring an eye-scorching array of vintage kits – lovers of synthetic fabrics will be in heaven.

facebook.com/trstfnd / turnstilemusic.net

Trust Fund release their new album Seems Unfair through the aptly named Turnstile Records on 30th October and play the following tour dates around the UK in support of the album:

15 Oct – The Haunt, Brighton *                                                   TICKETS
16 Oct – Sound Control, Manchester *                                     TICKETS
17 Oct – Whelan’s Dublin *                                                         TICKETS
18 Oct – Brudenell Social Club, Leeds *                                  TICKETS
21 Oct – The Dome, London *                                                    TICKETS
22 Oct – Stereo, Glasgow *                                                         TICKETS
 
4 Nov – The Lexington, London ^                                               TICKETS
5 Nov – JT Soar, Nottingham ^                                                    TICKETS
6 Nov – The Fulford Arms, York ^                                               TICKETS
7 Nov – Central Bar, Newcastle ^                                               TICKETS
12 Nov – The Cookie, Leicester ^                                               TICKETS
13 Nov – The Hop, Wakefield      ^                                              TICKETS
14 Nov – The Boileroom, Guildford ^                                         TICKETS
 
*supporting Speedy Ortiz
^with Alimony Hustle

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