The Clientele were formed in London in the summer of 1997 from a love of Surrealism, Galaxie 500, Paul Auster, Kafka, the Beatles, Cardinal, Felt, the Left Banke, Joseph Cornell, The Beach Boys and Arthur Lee's Love.
Lace wings / Saturday is their third single and is released on Motorwa Records in Japan this Summer. To celebrate the release of this single they will be playing the following show:
Thursday 4th November - 12 Bar - Denmark Street
The Clientele go into the studio in October to record their debut album. Another single is due on Elefant Records in Spain in the Autumn followed by a single on Pointy in the UK.
November 1997 - We Could Walk Together Fierce Panda records 2x7" 6 band compilation (UK)
June 1998 - What Goes Up / Five Day Morning Pointy Records 7" (UK)
March 1999 - Reflections After Jane / An Hour Before The Light Johnny Kane Records 7" (UK)
September 1999 - Lace wings / Saturday Motorway Records 7" (Japan)
November 1999 - (I want you) More Than Ever Elefant Records 7" (Spain)
Autumn 1999 - Reflections after Jane Elefant Records - track on compilation LP (Spain)
Winter 1999 - Bicycles Bloody Dolphin magazine - track on CD compilation (Japan)
December 1999 - I had to say this / Mondays Rain Pointy records 7" (UK)
Spring 2000 - The Clientele Album - Tracks T.B.C Pointy Records LP & CD (UK)
For more info e-mail the band