Gretel Hänlyn unveils new single 'Wiggy'

Following on from a breakthrough year in 2022, which saw her deliver her highly-praised debut EP 'Slugeye', Gretel Hänlyn is back once again with another brand new single.

The new track 'Wiggy' marks her first piece of new material for 2023, and sees her continue her pursuit of bold and euphoric pop-rock anthems.

Speaking about the new offering, she said, “‘I’ve always thought it must be so nice to be a cat, to get massages and compliments and have a nice tail, nothing to do. So that’s pretty much what this song is about. I was inspired a lot by the smashing pumpkins / pixies and their punchy, kinda lazy, not-over thought bangers and knew I wanted to capture that sloppy charisma in this song before I even started writing it about my cat. I wasn’t very far into writing (I’d literally just laid down the baritone guitar/bass line and was getting into the drum sounds) when my mum sent me a photo of Wiggy lying on a bed being adorable and it just fit perfectly to the laid back nature of the song that was forming so I went with it.”

Have a listen to 'Wiggy' in the player below.

More News

SYML shares new single 'Believer'

With his highly-anticipated new album set to land early next month, SYML has now unveiled the next cut to be lifted from his forthcoming full-length... 3 weeks 5 days ago

Seafret return with new single 'See, I'm Sorry'

Following on from the release of their highly-praised EP 'Anywhere From Here' near the end of last year, Seafret are looking to kick off their 2023... 4 weeks 1 day ago

We Are Scientists deliver new single 'Settled Accounts'

With their highly-anticipated new album set to land in the coming weeks, We Are Scientists have now unveiled yet another cut lifted from their... 4 weeks 1 day ago

The Murder Capital deliver new single 'Return My Head'

With their eagerly-awaited new album set to land in the coming weeks, The Murder Capital have now dropped the next cut to be lifted from their... 1 month 8 hours ago

JW Francis unveils new single 'Going Home To A Party'

With his eagerly-awaited new album set to land later this month, JW Francis has now unveiled the next cut to be lifted from his forthcoming full-... 1 month 14 hours ago

The Hold Steady announce new album 'The Price Of Progress'

Following on from the release of their highly-praised 2021 LP 'Open Door Policy', The Hold Steady have now announced their plans for a new studio... 1 month 16 hours ago

Mac DeMarco announces new album 'Five Easy Hot Dogs'

Following on from the release of his highly-praised 2019 LP 'Here Comes The Cowboy', Mac DeMarco has now announced his plans for a new studio album,... 1 month 1 day ago

The Lemon Twigs return with new single 'Corner Of My Eye'

Following on from the release of their highly-praised 2020 LP 'Songs For The General Public', The Lemon Twigs have now returned to share a brand new... 1 month 1 day ago

De La Soul announce the arrival of their full catalogue on all streaming services

Despite being one of the most influential hip-hop groups of all time, De La Soul have previously struggled to release their back catalogue on... 1 month 2 days ago