As a huge fan of Empathy Test’s debut EP Losing Touch, released in February this year, I was pretty excited to hear the news this week that the duo had signed to Brooklyn label Stars & Letters. Not only that, but also the news that a follow-up, Throwing Stones is due for release in the summer: definitely a release to watch out for.

On an entirely personal and selfish level, I’m a humble man of humble means, and I do have to admit I got a bit of a kick out of seeing my own words staring back at me in the press quotes section of the artist page on the Stars & Letters web site.

But enough about me, why not listen to some Empathy Test while you’re here: