NEWS: SPRING OFFENSIVE ANNOUNCE NEW SINGLE & LONDON HEADLINE SHOW

Following the release of their critically acclaimed debut album Young Animal Hearts, Oxford five-piece Spring Offensive are gearing up for a festival-filled summer with the release of the video for their latest single Bodylifting. With the single set for release on the 12th of May on KARTEL, the band premiered the video on BBC Radio 1’s Review Show not too long ago. Directed by band members Matt Cooper (guitar) and Lucas Whitworth (vocals), it’s... Read More

NEWS: SPRING OFFENSIVE – WATCH THE VIDEO FOR NEW TRACK ‘HENGELO’

Have a look and listen to Spring Offensive’s next single ‘Hengelo’, here at Silent Radio. Based on the true story of Robin van Helsum (aka Forest Boy), Hengelo is about a young man who ran away to Berlin in order to escape mounting debt and a pregnant girlfriend in his Dutch hometown of Hengelo. When he arrived, he spontaneously invented a new identity, claiming to have lived in the woods with his father, who had just died. It’s... Read More

NEWS: SPRING OFFENSIVE – NEW VIDEO FOR ‘THE RIVER’

Spring Offensive have announced the completion of their debut album “Young Animal Hearts” and have released a brand new video for album track “The River”. Beautifully filmed and edited by Sam King, the video itself was produced and directed by Matt and Lucas from the band.  The video mirrors the dark mood of the song. The whole thing feels like a dream with each band member floating over the ground, almost drawn towards... Read More

NEWS: SPRING OFFENSIVE NEW SINGLE ‘SPEAK’ + VIDEO

Spring Offensive have released their new single ‘Speak’ as a free download. DOWNLOAD IT FREE HERE. ‘Speak’ is accompanied by a live performance video, filmed in the black stone and cavernous setting of one of the UK’s few rackets courts. The location has a nuclear shelter feel to it, rather than a sports court. It was directed by Spring Offensive’s long-term collaborator Sam King. Self produced and mixed by... Read More

VIDEO: SPRING OFFENSIVE – ‘NO ASSETS’

Oxford five-piece Spring Offensive put time and consideration into everything; from unique shows in churches, museums, art galleries and WWII bunkers, to self-directed music videos and hand-printed releases. BBC Introducing in Oxford’s Band of the Year for 2012 Spring Offensive release a new self-directed video for “No Assets”.  Recorded and mixed by David Pye in a house in deepest Wiltshire.  Read More

NEWS: SPRING OFFENSIVE – NEW VIDEO/SINGLE ‘NOT DROWNING BUT WAVING’

In addition to their exceptional self-directed video portraying one man’s struggle with guilt, Oxford’s SPRING OFFENSIVE share a slightly darker side to their songwriting prowess with brand new single ‘Not Drowning But Waving’. The dynamic quintet confirm its physical availability will be on very limited edition 7” vinyl with download code in bespoke packaging assembled by the band themselves. This will only be available on their merch table... Read More

NEWS: SPRING OFFENSIVE – SELF RELEASED SINGLE + LIVE DATES

Following their triumphant European tour last October and the success of their sold-out single ‘A Stutter and a Start’, Oxford’s SPRING OFFENSIVE now return to the limelight with their brand new anthem of dissatisfaction, ‘Worry Fill My Heart’. Vocalist Lucas Whitworth explains, “It’s a reaction to that feeling of impotence when confronted with a difficult choice. So many of our friends, family and people we meet are stuck in this terrible... Read More