Marcus and Jamie make Majik. Which accurately describes a sound that is melodious and chill, layering loving, pensive lyrics over an atmosphere of broken beats.
But there's nothing chill about their approach. From sharing uni digs in Leeds to headlining gigs in Asia to catching the attention of radio DJ Vick Hope, who says of the duo: "Multi-instrumentalist Jamie is supremely deft, while Marcus delivers the most haunting vocals." We caught up with them ahead of their gig at The Social to talk origins, band practice and why streaming success is not enough.