VIDEO PREMIERE: Thumper - The Loser

VIDEO PREMIERE: Thumper - The Loser
Credit: Nicholas ODonnell

Today THUMPER unveiled the video for the brand new single 'The Loser'. This follows the success of the rereleased Ad Nauseam, picking up support from BBC6, US Radio and playlisting on Spotify and Apple Music.

This highly anticipated single is a fresh start, kicking off an extensive UK tour and the build-up to their debut album.

Lead singer, Oisin, says that: "'The Loser' is presented as a love song but is howled by an unreliable narrator. A fishing-for-compliments style tirade of non-sequiturs, each verse is bursting at the seams with faux self-depreciation. The song races along at breakneck speed, each section pushing past the crescendo of the last. As the final chorus blasts through your speakers, the saccharine melody reveals a pathetic character that has spent the whole song talking about themselves."

Watch the video for 'The Loser' - BELOW:

A mainstay of THUMPER's live set for years, this long requested studio version of The Loser comes in the lead up to THUMPER's UK tour. With packed houses for shows in Liverpool, Wales, Blackpool, and Manchester last weekend, this October is ramping up for their debut album dropping early 2022.

TOUR DATES
Tuesday, October 12th - Sneaky Petes, Edinburgh
Wednesday, October 13th - The Hug & Pink, Glasgow
Friday, October 15th - Head of Steam, Newcastle
Saturday, October 16th - Live at Leeds Festival
Tuesday, October 19th - Fulford Arms, York
Wednesday, October 20th - The Adelphi, Hull
Thursday, October 21st - Sidney & Matilda, Sheffield
Friday, October 22nd - Firebug, Leicester
Saturday, October 23rd - The Crofters Rights, Bristol
Sunday, October 24th - The Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham
Wednesday, October 27th - The Prince Albert, Brighton
Thursday, October 28th - The Windmill, London
Friday, October 29th - Voodoo Daddys, Norwich
Saturday, October 30th - The Crauford Arms, Milton Keynes

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