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Living is the forthcoming EP from two of Australia’s brightest young talents, multi-instrumental duo, Oh Pep! The EP features a mix of reworked visions and new releases and is released August 21st through Star House Collective. The Race is the first single to be taken from the EP.
The sometimes foot-stomping, somewhat heart-breaking, multi-award-winning original contemporary folk Melbourne duo Oh Pep!, release their Living EP on August 21st through Star House Collective. Comprising of two of Australia’s brightest young talents Olivia ‘Liv’ Hally and Pepita ‘Pep’ Emmerichs, Living EP features a mix of reworked visions and new releases. The Race is the first single to be taken from the EP.
Not even 23 years old, Oh Pep! have been awarded Young Folk Performer of the Year 2014 and nominated for Best Folk Roots Album by The Age Music Victoria. They have released two EPs to date and gained rapid momentum, touring Australia, the USA and Europe. Amongst others, they’ve been invited to play at The Woodford Folk Festival, Port Fairy Folk Festival the National Folk Festival in Canberra, and Folk Alliance International, Kansas City.
Oh Pep! embark on another great adventure this September with their first North American tour which will see them perform at the Americana conference in Nashville, CMJ in NYC & an array of shows across Canada and the U.S.
‘It won’t be too long before fans of the likes of Lucius, Andrew Bird and Lake Street Dive start to take notice.‘
-Line of Best Fit
‘If Sylvan Esso and First Aid Kit had a musical lovechild, the result would be Oh Pep!’
‘They are progressive string musicians, using their somewhat traditional instruments in unconventional and inventive ways to create a sound that is at once familiar and brand new.’
– Bridget Kearney, Lake Street Dive (USA)
‘The musical appeal and artistic integrity of this band is unique and outstanding.’
– Una McAlinden, President of Folk Alliance Australia
‘(…) In my opinion, Melbourne should be holding this band aloft and saying “This is how you create emotionally powerful music.” It’s just sublime.’
– Les Thomas, Unpaved Music Blog