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Fontaines D.C. Brings The Broody Magic Of 70s Post-Punk In “Chequeless Reckless”

Like modern Joy Division.

Photo Ste Murray

Irish quintet Fontaines D.C. makes dark and melancholic post-punk music that feels visceral and raw to its core. If you are a fan of 70s post-punk and love the gut-wrenching beats of Joy Division, then Fontaines D.C. is a must-have on your playlist. This quintet bring the classic elements of post-punk, but hybridizes with contemporary new wave and dark pop mojo. Check out their video below:

In the past six months, Fontaines D.C. have been making waves on BBC radio and Irish press for their latest two double A-side singles “Libery Belle” and “Hurricane Laughter.” They’re now adding more coal to the fire with “Chequeless Reckless,” which brings back the zeal of 70s music scene. Fontaines D.C. are about to hit the stages again in a few days:

2/10 – Dolan’s Warehouse (Limerick, Ireland)

2/11 – The Olympia (Dublin, Ireland)

2/21 – Roisin Dubh (Galway, Ireland)

2/23 – Mike The Pies (Listowel, Ireland)

3/2 – Mason’s Loft (Derry, Ireland)

3/3 – The Button Factory (Dublin, Ireland)

3/7 – The Victoria (London, UK)

3/30 – Garbo’s (Castlebar, Ireland)

5/4 – Les Nuits 2018 (Brussels, Belgium)

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