Foxglove’s latest single, ‘Tell Me A Story’, is a captivating journey through the realms of dream pop, garage, and nostalgia. Penned by the band’s vocalist, Abi, the track delves into the theme of burnout in one’s early twenties and the uncertainty that shrouds the path forward. With diary-like lyrics, Abi invites listeners to experience her emotional landscape, providing a raw and authentic glimpse into the challenges of navigating young adulthood.
Drawing inspiration from 90s bands and dance classics, Foxglove skilfully weaves a sonic tapestry that reflects the musical influences of their upbringing. The result is a sound that is both nostalgic and contemporary, a blend of the past and the present that defines their unique style of songwriting and composition.
‘Tell Me A Story’ encapsulates the essence of taking a long drive with familiar faces, immersing oneself in playlists, CDs, and tapes that hold the power to instantly transport listeners back to specific moments in time. The band’s description of the track resonates with a universal sentiment, capturing the nostalgia associated with shared musical experiences across generations.
Hailed as “One of Manchester’s finest musical exports of recent times” by Charlie Ashcroft of Amazing Radio, Foxglove has solidified their presence in the music scene. From opening the main stage at Neighbourhood Weekender to a sold-out headline show, their journey has been nothing short of meteoric. Known for their euphoric melodies and relatable lyrics exploring youth, romance, and life, Foxglove brings infectious energy to their live performances, illuminating any room with their undeniable talent.
‘Tell Me A Story’ is a testament to Foxglove’s continued evolution and their ability to craft music that transcends time, resonating with listeners on a deeply personal level. With this single, Foxglove cements their status as a band with a promising future, leaving audiences eagerly anticipating what musical stories they’ll tell next.