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Introduce yourselves…

Well, errr, hello, I' [looks up shyly but with a twinkle in his eye] I'm Ed from CHILDCARE 

Describe your sound in five words...

groove based softcore psych pop

What inspired you to start a band?

Katie who I was nannying at the time told me I should start one


Rachmaninov, The Flava Babes, Talking Heads

Highlight of your career so far...

Meditating at our album playback event when the venue set on fire


Better haircut.

Best three new bands / tunes...

Holly Walker, Eliza Shaddad, Indoor Pets

Best band ever seen...

Ooh too hard but last year I saw Kendrick Lamar and LCD Soundsystem and they were both brilliant

Who are your Heroes and villains...

Heroes - sundried tomatoes. Villains - grass pollen

Karaoke song...

I've yet to ever do karaoke but probably some Oasis, maybe Wonderwall

Plans for 2019...

Tour lots including Scala in London and Reading and Leeds festivals, stop going to bad barbers.




16 Isle of Wight Festival


13 Hidden Herd Festival, Brighton

19 Latitude Festival, Suffolk


2 Neverworld, Kent

3 110 Above Festival, Leicester

4 Staycation, Godalming

23 Leeds Festival

25 Reading Festival


4 The Bullingdon, Oxford

5 The Horn, St. Albans

7 Heartbreakers, Southampton

9 The Junction, Plymouth

11 The Anvil, Bournemouth

12 The Forum, Tunbridge Wells

13 The Craufurd Arms, Milton Keynes

14 The Boileroom, Guildford

15 Esquires, Bedford

18 The Fighting Cocks, Kingston

19 Clwb lfor Bach, Cardiff

20 Moles Club, Bath


17 Scala, London