Trunky Juno spells the hard words for you in ‘Oxford English Dictionary’
After delighting so many with his impressive ‘Good Dog’ EP in September last year, which later found support from Jack Saunders (BBC Radio 1) and Zane Lowe (Apple Music 1), as well as being curated on Spotify playlists like ‘Fresh Finds’, ‘Melomania’ and ‘Garden Indie’, rising artist Trunky Juno returns to deliver his first piece of new material for 2022, the vibrant new single ‘Oxford English Dictionary ‘.
Continuing its journey into the rich and dizzying realm of psych-pop sound, “Oxford English Dictionary” offers another wonderfully infectious delight from the Newcastle native. Brimming with fresh, sunny textures, stunning atmosphere and his own captivating voice at the helm, he’s embarking on the next phase of his career with one of his most adorable offerings to date.
Speaking about the new offer, he said: “I still have trouble spelling Mississippi, but I managed to write a fun song. It’s a catchy Alt-Pop that will confidently bring you back to the Trunky Superstore for more Trunky. Oxford English Dictionary was one of those pieces that sounded great as soon as I demoed it, a lot of those parts made it into the final version because they’re so full of that initial inspirational feeling.
Behind an established mustache and deadpan inclinations, independent Northeastern maverick Trunky Juno resides in his own sphere of quirky art. Known for his masterful lyricism, distorted sounds and bold ideas, the Durham native brings a playful disposition to the alternative music scene, turning the mundane into something entertaining. Now supported by a diverse and relatable repertoire, Trunky Juno’s wacky universe begins its glorious expansion.
The initial dream was to be a Backstreet Boy, a far cry from his current musical position. However, in some metaphysical way, we can all agree that Trunky Juno is their unofficial sixth member. Truly a do-it-all musician, he’s a well-known name in his region who cut his teeth in many jazz, punk and indie bands. Elsewhere inspired by the ’90s slacker rock of Weezer and Beck, as well as the psychedelic tendencies of The Flaming Lips and quirky offerings from Mac Demarco, Trunky Juno finds no better way to pass her time than telling idiosyncratic stories. of our society and pop culture. engulfing it, covering every corner of our soundscape.
Outside of his attributions to the alternative music scene, Trunky Juno is an avid admirer of all forms of creativity, often finding beauty in the abstract, whether it’s his deep-rooted love of professional wrestling, horror movies 80s or sculpting expressions in plasticine on hard. boiled eggs. He says, “I always wonder what it would be like to hear music without knowing anything about it, and that’s what I love about other art forms. I like the fact that I don’t know anything about them and can just appreciate them in a more abstract way without thinking about the grainy details.
Trunky Juno’s new single “Oxford English Dictionary” will be available to stream from the 29the June 2022 via Silent Kid Records.
29e July 2022 – Belladrum Tartan Heart Festival – Inverness, Scotland
15e October 2022 – Live At Leeds Festival – Leeds, England