Artist Alert: Arcade Hearts

Chalkpit-Arcade Hearts

Can you tell us who you are, where your from, and a little bit about the music you make?
We're Arcade Hearts a 4 piece Alternative-Indie-Pop band from Gosport (in-between Portsmouth and Southampton!)

Why did you decide to start making music?  
I think everyone has a slightly difference reason. But surely its got to come from hearing music that excites you?

Who are your biggest influences?
It can change from month to year, but; Fickle Friends, Foals, and 80s stuff

What has been your biggest highlight of this year as an Artist?
Playing a headline show at The Wedgewood Rooms. It was an insane response and reward for our efforts.

What do you think of your local music scene at the moment?
It's getting sooooo good, with new venues in Portsmouth and Southampton and more touring bands stopping by. So much available now!

Have you got any exciting plans you can tell us about going on in 2019?
New music, but its our best stuff we're being really critical about what we do.
We're doing it in a fun way though, we're making sure it's how we want it to sound and pushing ourselves to hit a higher standard all round.


Best cure for a hangover?
Original Lucazade, Pringles and TV with your eyes closed.

What new bands are you listening to at the moment?
Indoor Pets,  EasyLife & Coin

Dream gig?
Anything over 1000 capacity, we can really go some then.

Describe your sound in three words?
Unique, Eighties, Fresh (weird i know)