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Pale Waves have hit BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge for a brand-new performance.
The Manchester gang played through their own track Clean (taken from this year’s third album Unwanted) as well as a cover of Dove Cameron’s massive single Boyfriend, for which they cranked up the guitars and really brought the cool…
Watch Pale Waves cover Boyfriend below:
And see them perform Clean:
In our 4/5 review of Unwanted back in August, we said that the album “is an important record for Pale Waves”, with the band surely set to “win people over”: “They’re doing what they love for the good of others and making hugely enjoyable music in the process. You don’t get more real than that.”
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