London, England, GBR

London based 4-piece Fiction make awkward and cerebral pop music, described by NME as a "Kraut tropicalia wonderland." Major support tours include Warpaint, Klaxons and The Mystery Jets. Album recorded with producers James Ford (SMD/Arctic Monkeys) & Ash Workman (Metronomy), due 2012 on Moshi Moshi.


Described as a "Kraut tropicalia wonderland” by NME, Fiction released their second single “Parakeets” in June on Off Modern Records.

"Big Things" was released in December on Hit Club Recordings (Is Tropical, Wolfgang) and was playlisted on XFM and 6 Music. The band supported Klaxons & Warpaint on their recent tours, and were main support to The Mystery Jets at their Shepherds Bush Empire NME Awards show in February.

Fiction are one of the bands to watch for 2012 - NME Magazine gave them a whole page "Radar - About To Break" feature , and "Big Things" was #3 in Artrockers tracks of the year: “…really quite a fucking exciting band.”

The band have just finished recording their debut album with producer James Ford (SMD / Arctic Monkeys) and Ash Workman (Metronomy), and have recently signed to Moshi Moshi/Co-op.



Parakeets - June 6th 2011 (Off Modern Recordings)
Big Things - 2010 (Hit Club)