Since appearing as a duo under the Le Boom name last summer and garnering 230,000 Spotify plays for their debut single, Christy Leech and Aimie Mallon have quickly become one of the most sought-after new acts in Irish music.
Their electronic house-pop is a rush, it starts dance parties. Between Leech’s falsetto and Mallon’s manic percussive energy, there’s an infectious buzz in their music. Last August, the band released their debut single ‘What We Do’ and in the intervening months (with only a remix in the meantime), they’ve done great things on live stages from Body & Soul to Electric Picnic and beyond at Latitude, Hard Working Class Heroes. Castlepalooza, Sea Sessions and Indiependence to name a few.
‘Don’t Need It Now’ is a live favourite from the past year. It’s a song that has that same melodic playfulness as their debut single with an added rhythmic toughness and swerve. The song comes with an extended club mix and an instrumental
In November, Le Boom play their first sold out headline show in Whelan’s Dublin on Friday 24th November (HMU for guestlist) and have many more gigs on the way in 2018.
Release date: 24 November 2017