by / January 12th, 2011 /

2011: Top Story: Faces of 2011 – Yeh Deadlies

Yeh Deadlies are one of the pilot bands on Popical Island – Ireland’s premier leftfield pop collective – and put a Y into State’s A – Z of 2010’s EPs with last year’s The Dead Living EP. Embodying lo-fi, feel-good, sugar-coated indie-pop the Dublin quintet’s approach to song is straight-forward: simple sing-along melodies, folk nuances and quirky lyrics wrapped in jangly guitar-pop overflowing with fervor while maintaining cut-loose DIY sensibilities.