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Dolores Forever is the dynamic musical duo comprising of close friends Hannah Wilson, hailing from Yorkshire, and Julia Fabrin, originally from Copenhagen. Their fateful encounter at a London house party led to a shared mission: to explore their profound admiration for music icons like Stevie Nicks and Max Martin while embracing a wide range of influences. Their collaboration has resulted in a unique sound that effortlessly blends elements of indie pop, dreamy melodies, and infectious hooks.
Their latest EP, produced and mixed by Grammy Award winner Ben Allen, known for his work with Gnarls Barkley, Animal Collective, MIA, and Big Moon, showcases Dolores Forever’s impressive musical prowess. The EP has been making waves in the industry, earning them well-deserved recognition and opening doors to exciting opportunities.
Dolores Forever’s remarkable journey includes being named as Sunday Mirror’s Rising Star, sharing the spotlight with renowned artists like Harry Styles, Lizzo, Katherine Ryan, and Rita Ora. Their infectious single, “When I Say So”, was selected as Record of the Week on P4 in Denmark, a major radio station in the country. The track also received support from notable figures such as Matt Wilkinson on Apple 1 and Travis Mills, who added it to his playlist on Apple Music.
The duo has been gaining traction internationally, particularly in Germany, with their music being featured on esteemed platforms like Flux FM and ByteFm. Their songs have found a home on influential playlists, including those of DLF Kultur, Hertz, UNiCC, and VRT Radio 1. They have also received praise from Luxembourg’s Radio 100,7 and Radio Radar in Portugal, which featured them in an interview.
Media outlets have taken notice of Dolores Forever’s undeniable talent, with Rolling Stone naming them among the UK’s ones to watch for 2023. The Sun’s Fabulous Magazine described their sound as a fusion of Fleetwood Mac and Haim, promising an emotionally powerful summer filled with anthems. NME acknowledged their dreamy indie style, crafting festival-ready hits, while Rolling Stone highlighted their irresistible indie pop infused with surreal lyrics and infectious hooks. Even legendary musician Elton John expressed his admiration, vowing to play their music extensively in the future. Music Week praised Dolores Forever’s tracks as nothing short of perfect pop bangers, solidifying their place in the music industry.
Dolores Forever’s radio presence has been expanding steadily, with their music earning airplay on national stations across Europe, including Spain, Sweden, Portugal, and Germany. Their songs have climbed the charts and gained recognition, notably “Conversations With Strangers”, which ascended to the A-List on Berlin’s Flux FM. Additionally, their tracks have found a home on popular streaming playlists on Spotify and Apple Music.
The live stage is where Dolores Forever truly shines, captivating audiences with their electrifying performances. They have graced esteemed venues such as Lafayette London, the Roundhouse, and Omeara, while also making appearances at prominent festivals like Glastonbury, Reading & Leeds, The Great Escape, Latitude, and Boardmasters.
With a strong and growing fan base, Dolores Forever’s music has resonated particularly with females under 24, although their appeal extends to a wider demographic. Their sound draws comparisons to acts like Haim, Wet Leg, Self Esteem, and Big Moon, further solidifying their place within the contemporary music scene.
As Dolores Forever continues to push boundaries and create captivating music, their journey is set to captivate listeners worldwide, establishing them as a force to be reckoned with in the realm of indie pop.
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2023 'Ones To Watch' Lists
NME, Apple, The Independent, Daily Star, Rolling Stone
Over 60 plays at BBC Radio 1 for the band last 12 months including Dean & Vicky, Jack Saunders (next wave), Clara Amfo, Gemma Bradley, Radio 1 Introducing RotW, Nels Hylton, Jo Wiley on Radio 2, Emily Pilbeam on BBC Introducing x2, Apple: Matt Wilkinson, Travis Mills, Elton John, Jon Kennedy X-Posure, "Conversations With Strangers" has moved up to the A List on Berlin’s Flux FM, Broad spread of national radio spot plays across Europe in Spain, Sweden, Portugal, Germany Airplay top 20 on "Party In My Mind" (Denmark), "When I Say So" is the song of the week or “hit tip” on the music show of DR P4 (the largest radio in Denmark)
2023: Abby McCarthy - Ones to Watch @ Lafayette London (Sold Out), Spacey Jane UK Tour inc London Roundhouse (Sold Out), Omeara, London Headline (Sold Out), DIY Stage, The Great Escape, Brighton, Latitude, Boardmasters, Bastille, Ludlow Castle, Leopallooza (embargoed), Neighbourhood Weekender w/ Pulp, Warrington, Live at Leeds w/ Two Door Cinema Club, Ludlow Castle w/ Bastille (embargoed), OTHR Festival
2022: BBC Introducing, Reading & Leeds Festival, Glastonbury Festival