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Listen: Cheatahs - “Su-pra”

Mythologies Due Out October 30 via Wichita

Oct 15, 2015

London-based shoegazers Cheatahs are releasing their sophomore album, Mythologies, on October 30 via Wichita. Now the band has shared another song from it, "Su-pra." It's slightly more Krautrock inspired and experimental than shoegazer. More

Watch: Cheatahs - “Signs to Lorelei” Video

Mythologies Due Out October 30 via Wichita

Oct 09, 2015

London-based shoegazers Cheatahs are releasing their sophomore album, Mythologies, on October 30 via Wichita. Now the band has shared a video for single "Signs to Lorelei." Cherise Payne (FKA twigs, Django Django, Jamie xx) directed the underwater set clip, which is somewhat abstract. More

Watch: Cheatahs - “Seven Sisters” Video

Mythologies Due Out October 30 via Wichita

Sep 02, 2015

Mythologies is the follow-up to 2014's self-titled debut album and the more recent EPs Sunne and Murasaki. Below is the "Seven Sisters" video, followed by the band's upcoming U.K. tour dates.  More

Aug 17, 2015

London-based shoegazers Cheatahs are back with their sophomore album and have shared the first single from it. Mythologies is due out October 30 via Wichita. Below you can stream its first single, "Seven Sisters." More

Premiere: Cheatahs – “CAMPUS”

SUNNE is Due Out Feb 24 on Wichita

Feb 20, 2015

Cheatahs’ new track “CAMPUS” is a scuzzy blast of guitars that goes straight to the head More

Dec 15, 2014

On Feb. 23 London four-piece Cheatahs are poised to deliver a brand new EP, Sunne. In anticipation of the release the band has shared a brand new music video for the included track, "Controller." More

Listen: Cheatahs - “Controller”

New Sunne EP Out Feb. 23

Nov 18, 2014

Following their self-titled debut earlier this year, London four-piece Cheatahs have announced the release of the Sunne EP, a collection of four brand new songs due out ealry next year on Feb. 23. More

Cheatahs Announce World Tour Dates

Headlining and Supporting Cloud Nothings and Eagulls

Mar 27, 2014

Psych/fuzz fanatics Cheatahs are hitting the road in support of their self-titled debut. More

Watch: Cheatahs – “Get Tight” Video

Self-Titled Debut Album Out Now

Feb 13, 2014

Careful, don’t watch that video—it’ll control your mind! Wait, is this the new Cheatahs video for “Get Tight” or The Ring? More

Premiere: Cheatahs – “Fall (Live)” Video

Self-Titled Debut Out Feb. 11

Jan 23, 2014

Check out live video from London noise pop outfit CheatahsMore

Listen: Cheatahs - “Get Tight”

Self-Titled Debut Out Feb. 11

Jan 08, 2014

On Feb. 11 London four-piece Cheatahs will release their self-titled full-length. More

Nov 05, 2013

Newly minted Pleased to Meet You London four-piece Cheatahs have announced the upcoming release of their self-titled debut full-length. More


Interviews

Feb 18, 2014

Most Anglophiles tend to worship from afar. Three of the London-based Cheatahs did just the oppositevocalist/guitarist Nathan Hewitt originally hails from Edmonton, Canada, bassist/producer Dean Reid is from San Diego, California, and from Dresden, Germany is drummer Marc Raue. The only local, so to speak, from Leicester, U.K., is guitarist James Wignall. More

2013 Artist Survey: Cheatahs

James Wignall on Music Industry Scams, Embarrassing High School Moments, Edward Snowden, Obamacare, Spotify, and More

Feb 03, 2014

For Under the Radar's 11th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to the important issues of the last year, as well as some quirkier subjects. Check out our next print issue and digital issue for surveys from My Morning Jacket, Foals, Amanda Palmer, Local Natives, Wild Nothing, These New Puritans, Lanterns on the Lake, Xiu Xiu, and Summer Camp. More

Cheatahs

Multinational Superfuzz

Aug 29, 2013

The searing, guitar-driven songs from London's Cheatahs bury pop melodies under bright layers of distortion. Their sound has earned them comparisons to acts such as Swervedriver and Ride, but don't call them a shoegaze band. More


Reviews

Mythologies

Mythologies

Wichita

Dec 18, 2015

Multi-national shoegaze unit Cheatahs' latest dials down the volume for a psychedelic, textured sound that's a leap forward from their already-impressive debut album.  More