Mannequin Mannequin are set to release their new double A-sided single ‘Sunburn’ and ‘Chiaroscuro’ through Sun Turtle Records on May 19th 2018. Today we have the premiere of ‘Chiaroscuro’ listen above, an edgy, riff laden track showcasing the bands darker side while bristling with their trademark infectious hooks that recall the likes of the Pixies or Idlewild. Both sides were produced at Ayrshire College’s Studio G54 by David McAulay (King Creosote, Remember Remember) and mastered by Ed Woods (Tony Viscoti, Twin Atlantic, Roger Daltrey).
Ayrshire band Mannequin Mannequin by are led by frontman Martyn and a live band made up of his brother Gary, their cousin Stefano and life-long friend Paul. They’ve previously released one single entitled ‘Strawberries’ this is the follow-up.
Sun Turtle Records is an Ayrshire based college record label run by sound production students llooking to repeat the success of ‘big-time’ Ayrshire bands Biffy Clyro,Fatherson and Trashcan Sinatras by focusing their releases on emerging local artists.