London Electronic duo, Wayward have received a multitude of coverage over the years, including Pitchfork, Mixmag and Noisey. They’ve clocked up over 6 million streams online, they’ve been supported on the airwaves by the likes of Annie Mac, Gilles Peterson, Monki, Moxie and Rob da Bank. The duo build on their impressive 2017 with their latest body of work, the Good Afternoon Mr Magpie EP. Lawrence Hayes and Louis Greenwood enjoyed a momentous 2017, with tracks such as ‘Transience’ and remixes by the likes of Man Power quickly etching their name into the scene’s collective consciousness. They also picked up a host of high-profile supporters as they went, with DJs as diverse as Dixon and Gilles Peterson supporting their music. The year saw the play shows with the likes of Chaos In The CBD, O’ Flynn, at festivals from Secret Garden Party to Bestival.
If 2017 was the warm up, 2018 looks set to be the year Wayward solidify their burgeoning reputation. ‘Good Afternoon Mr Magpie’ sees them return once more to the Silver Bear label, an imprint that’s housed some of their most prominent works to date.