About The Artist
Catching Flies é─ý aka multi-instrumentalist, producer and DJ George King - is the very model of a modern musician. He blurs the boundaries between mainstream and underground, and between electronic and é─˛realé' music as easily as the biggest and the best. His music is a bass heavy yet melodic mesh of broody electronics and intricate rhythms, containing shades of everything from hip-hop to house, from soul to jazz.Catching Fliesé' debut album é─˛Silver Liningsé' was released in July 2019. It was hailed as é─˛a soundtrack to Summertimeé' by the 405 - and was awarded album of the month by Future Music who described it as é─˛a brilliantly eclectic recordé─Â a moving journey that will last long in the memory.é' Clash Magazine praised the LPé's é─˛killer beatsé' and é─˛artfully orchestrated introspection,é' whilst London In Stereo praised ité's é─˛exceptional production.é' Other press coverage for the album included The Guardian, Complex, Nowness, iD Magazine, Dazed & Confused, The Line of Best Fit and more. He has received radio support from the likes of Gilles Peterson, Annie Mac, Lauren Laverne, Mary Anne Hobbes & Huw Stephens. Artist support for é─˛Silver Liningsé' has come from the likes of Bonobo, Jungle, Loyle Carner, George Fitzgerald and Lane 8. He toured the album performing headline Live shows throughout the UK, Europe, Asia and North America, as well as DJ shows at Bonoboé's é─˛OUTLIERé' event series in Europe and North America.