D/R/U/G/S Announces Debut EP
D/R/U/G/S - the increasingly hyped electro project of artist Callum Wright - has announced the release of a debut EP, Love / Lust.
It'll be released on May 9 through new Moshi Moshi imprint Tender Age, and will be available as a download or on 12" vinyl. The three track EP is released just as festival season starts picking up speed, with D/R/U/G/S so far confirmed to play Bestival, London's Camden Crawl and Stag & Dagger, Brighton's Great Escape, and Manchester's Sounds From The Other City, among others.
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