Rhian Teasdale and Hester, decided to start a band, they chose the name Wet Leg. Inspired by the sounds of the Ronettes and Jane Birkin, through to Ty Segall and Bjork, they set about making some recordings of their own.
Today, the duo have shared their debut single “Chaise Longue”. The track was Produced by Jon McMullen and mixed by Alan Moulder (Arctic Monkeys, Beach House, Foals). The video was directed by the band themselves.
Wet Leg have a string of live shows lined up for later this year including dates with Declan McKenna, Willie J Healey, Latitude Festival, Isle of Wight Festival and Sports Team’s annual Margate Bus Trip.
July 10th – Margate Bus Trip +
July 22-25 – Latitude Festival, Henham Park, Suffolk
August 23rd – Junction, Cambridge *
August 24th – o2 Academy, Oxford *
August 31st – SWG3 Galvanizers, Glasgow *
September 1st – SWG3 Galvanizers, Glasgow *
September 4th – o2 City Hall, Newcastle *
September 6th – o2 Academy, Liverpool *
September 7th – Rock City, Nottingham *
September 19th – Isle of Wight Festival, Isle of Wight
October 11th – The Crescent, York ^
October 12th – King Tut’s, Glasgow ^
October 13th – Think Tank?, Newcastle ^
October 15th – The Jericho Tavern, Oxford ^
October 16th – The Jericho Tavern, Oxford (matinee) ^
October 16th – The Jericho Tavern, Oxford ^
* w/ Declan McKenna
+ w/ Sports Team
^ = Willie J Healey