Announces ‘Underwaterfall‘ EP

Out 10th March via All Points

+ UK tour dates


[ Listen to title track here ] 

an enveloping listen of metronomic ticks, spliced samples and Ritchie’s soulful hush” -¬†The Line of Best Fit

“sublime post-James Blake pop music”¬†- The FADER

the perfect level of music claustrophobia and emotion” -¬†MTV

a creative and collaborative effort” -¬†tmrw¬†magazine

Bearcubs has landed on a sound that is stirring to say the least” -¬†IDOL Magazine

an eccentric, entirely original piece” -¬†Clash


Hot off the back of his rapturously¬†received¬†’Chroma‘ EP which dropped¬†late last year, London based artist/producer¬†Bearcubs¬†has today announced a new 4 track EP ‘Underwaterfall‘, due for release on¬†10th March¬†via¬†All Points¬†[pre-order here].¬†In tandem with the announcement, the title track premiered¬†via Mistajam‚Äôs Power Down Playlist on BBC Radio 1 and¬†FADER, who said¬†”“Underwaterfall,” is a precise exercise in tension and release: one moment, it’s sparse melody, the next it’s an immersive swarm of synths and layered vocals“. Listen to the track in full below:

[¬†Click here to listen to ‘Underwaterfall’¬†]

Bearcubs is the immersive, electronic project of 25-year old Jack Ritchie. He’s been putting out material¬†for the past 2 years, and has honed in on a distinctly unique blend of emotive electronic, future garage and lo-fi house music, which has seen him heavily championed across the radio airwaves, with ‘Chroma‘ added to the¬†BBC Radio 1¬†Introducing Playlist¬†and getting spun¬†by the likes of¬†Annie Mac,Zane Lowe,¬†Danny Howard¬†and¬†Monki. Further support has come from¬†FADER,¬†i-D,¬†Noisey,¬†Mixmag,¬†Majestic Casual,¬†The Line of Best Fit¬†and more.

Cementing their support, Majestic Casual are presenting the forthcoming run of live dates across the UK & Berlin, which sees Bearcubs headline the following dates:

20.03 – The Crofters Rights, Bristol

22.03 – Headrow House, Leeds

23.03 – The Garage (Attic Bar), Glasgow

24.03 – Mono, Brighton

28.03 – Birthdays, London

05.04 – Badehaus, Berlin

Also watch Bearcubs live in session for Majestic Casual here.

Stay tuned for more news and material to follow.

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