Dork Radio
Now playing:
In the mag...
Featuring Maggie Rogers, Sundara Karma, Kurt Vile and more.
Order a copy
November 2018
Reading & Leeds

DMA's offer Reading half an hour of acoustic guitars, tambourines and 90s-indebted tunes

The pop by for an afternoon set on the Radio 1 Stage.
Published: 3:57 pm, August 27, 2018Words: Dillon Eastoe. Photos: Corinne Cumming.

DMA's bring their Aussie interpretation of Britpop to the BBC Radio 1 Stage for half an hour of acoustic guitars, tambourines and 90s-indebted tunes. As the band open with ‘Too Soon’ a legion of bucket hats bob their way into the front of the tent and get to work shouting along to the band’s rabble-rousing songs.

‘The one from FIFA’ aka ‘Play It Out’ goes down a treat among the more casual listeners, while debut single ‘Delete’ delights the diehards at the barrier. Theirs is a well-trodden sound, but they’re clearly doing something right.

DMA's offer Reading half an hour of acoustic guitars, tambourines and 90s-indebted tunes
DMA's offer Reading half an hour of acoustic guitars, tambourines and 90s-indebted tunes
DMA's offer Reading half an hour of acoustic guitars, tambourines and 90s-indebted tunes
DMA's offer Reading half an hour of acoustic guitars, tambourines and 90s-indebted tunes
DMA's offer Reading half an hour of acoustic guitars, tambourines and 90s-indebted tunes
DMA's offer Reading half an hour of acoustic guitars, tambourines and 90s-indebted tunes
DMA's offer Reading half an hour of acoustic guitars, tambourines and 90s-indebted tunes
DMA's offer Reading half an hour of acoustic guitars, tambourines and 90s-indebted tunes
DMA's offer Reading half an hour of acoustic guitars, tambourines and 90s-indebted tunes
DMA's offer Reading half an hour of acoustic guitars, tambourines and 90s-indebted tunes

Give all this a try

Like this? Subscribe to Dork and get every issue delivered direct to your door anywhere on the planet.
CONTACT PRIVACY ADVERTISE

© 2018 The Bunker Publishing