Edinburgh duo Hugh Duggie and Ian White are ex Factory Records and ex Mute artists, with BBC 6 Music’s Gideon Coe already giving them exclusive airtime, Sons of the Descent are ready with their next excellent release.


Between them  Hugh and Ian they were in the The Wendys, Foil, and Lowlife throughout the 90s. They hadn’t seen each for 20 years then were re-acquainted at a memorial gig for the much loved Cas Rock venue in Edinburgh, they are now Sons of the Descent. “It is all about the electronica, and the guitars, and the songs.”

Single, Situation In Your Head available online 13th April. Video available here.

Album, Lazy Glamour is out on CD and online 27th April.

All songs are written, performed, and produced by Ian and Hugh, and mastered by Reuben Taylor, for their own Brawsome Productions.


You can keep up to date with Sons of the Descent on their Bandcamp page, Twitter, Facebook and Youtube.

Article by Matt Mead. More writing by Matt can be found at his Louder Than War author archive.

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