When you’re the kind who retains updated with Hottest 100 predictions, you’ll know that UK psych-pop quartet Glass Animals are in with a really actual likelihood to take out the highest spot this yr courtesy of their Dreamland hit ‘Warmth Waves’. Reddit sleuths have placed it at number one of their guesses, as have 100 Warm Tunas.
Effectively, now the band have raised the stakes a bit. Taking to the band’s official Fb web page yesterday, frontman Dave Bayley defined that within the “miraculous occasion” that ‘Warmth Waves’ comes out on high, he’ll get a tattoo within the form of Australia on the “high proper of [his] bum… the place you would possibly print the italicised initials of a lover”.
So…apparently the betting outlets have Warmth Waves tipped to do effectively within the triple j hottest 100. I’m unsure they’re…
Bayley went on to say that drummer Joe Seaward and guitarist Drew MacFarlane are on board too, however that bassist Ed Irwin-Singer reckons they’re all idiots and refuses to affix.
“Our love for Australia runs deep. It’s the place we had our first sold-out exhibits. it’s the place triple j gave us a few of our first airplay on the planet. it’s the place we needed to play gooey within the ding dong lounge for 20 minutes straight as a result of we didn’t have sufficient songs for a full set on our first tour,” Bayley mirrored.
“Australia has been extremely beneficiant to us…and now, if we come #1, we’ll proudly show our gratitude and have a good time by cementing our affection in your nation deep into the pores and skin of our butt cheeks.”
This yr’s Hottest 100 is about to happen later this month on Saturday, twenty third January.