Palma Violets are Sam Fryer, Chilli Jesson, Pete Mayhew & Will Doyle. ‘Best of Friends’ premiered on Radio 1 as Zane Lowe’s ‘Next Hype’, but was heard first by anyone who attended the raucous live shows at their Lambeth art studio/squat Studio 180 house parties. Bassist Chilli sings lead on this track. ‘Last of the Summer Wine’, which was recorded by Steve Mackey (Pulp), is sung by the band’s guitarist and co-frontman Sam.
Name: Palma Violets
Track name: Last of The Summer Wine
Home town: London
Who? The Likely Lads who look set to turn heads with debut album 180 which is out in February, and features this track.