Our iconic Earl Polo Shirt, which has been a hero piece for us since 1955, returned bigger and better than ever during Autumn/Winter 16! To celebrate this hero piece and give it the respect it deserves, we put together a photo shoot of bands & artists rocking the legendary Black Earl Polo Shirt in London.

Up next we invited Charlie and Alex aka April Towers, to iconic North London venue, The Finsbury, for an exclusive photo shoot and Q&A!

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Despite only forming in August 2013, Alex Noble (vocals, guitars & keyboards) and Charlie Burley (production, samples, guitars & keyboards) have been hotly tipped by tastemakers across the country including; Line of Best Fit, DIY Magazine, Clash, Gigwise, Huw Stephens and BBC Introducing’s Dean Jackson.

Having previously graced the stages of Dot to Dot, Tramlines, Lovebox and Ibiza, 2017 looks set to be an absolutely huge year for April Towers!

They have teamed up with PledgeMusic to create a campaign to help fund the mixing, mastering and promotion of their debut album. Giving supporters access to some pretty special items, including MP3 download links, signed vinyl and merchandise, lifetime passes for April Towers shows (excluding festivals) and even a signed bass guitar used in the recording of the album.

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A unique way of completing their debut and method that’s guaranteed to bring April Towers much closer to their fan base. The ability to engage with the duo and feel as if you’ve played a part in the album is a buzz for any true fan!

Get involved with their PLEDGE MUSIC CAMPAIGN, right HERE!

We caught up with Alex and Charlie for an exclusive Q&A, check it out below!

1. What does it mean to you to ‘Be An Original’? 

To ‘Be An Original’ to us has always been about thinking outside the box and daring to do something that defies expectation – whether that be in the realms of music, fashion or general life. Artistic creation is a gateway to doing something entirely unique, and for us that is an exciting prospect!

2. Tell us about your latest release? 

We are currently in the process of recording our debut album, which is set for release this year! We have really pushed ourselves to make the best possible record and we cannot wait for you all to hear it. Our first single ‘Tel Aviv’ will be appearing online in the coming weeks…

3. Who’s your top ICON and why?

For Alex, The Beatles have always been the backbone of his musical inspiration, and there has never been a more fitting application of the word ‘iconic’ than to those musicians. For me (Charlie), I am a Radiohead sycophant and have undoubtedly been majorly influenced by them, particularly in my formative years as a musician – the fusion of guitars with electronica is what April Towers are all about!

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Watch the video for their mega ‘Get Recovered’ single below!

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Facebook: facebook.com/apriltowersofficial
Twitter: twitter.com/april_towers
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