Playground Circus Rocks the Music Scene with Their Explosive Take on "Walking on Sunshine"

Releasing June 16, 2023


Music Career Made Simple

(London, UK) June 10, 2023 — Playground Circus, the high-energy London-based band known for their captivating pop punk and skate punk sound, is gearing up to release their highly anticipated rendition of the iconic hit song "Walking on Sunshine." Originally written by the legendary artist Kimberley Rew in 1983, Playground Circus infuses their unique style into the track, breathing new life into this beloved classic. The release is scheduled for June 16, 2023, and is set to rock music lovers around the world.

Since their formation in Greece in February 2014, Playground Circus has been making waves in the music industry. With their debut EP titled "The King Is Born," the band caught the attention of the influential LA music scene. Their exceptional talent landed them a prestigious four-week residency at the legendary Whisky A Go Go in March 2015. Following their extraordinary run at the Whisky A Go Go, the band made the bold decision to permanently relocate to London, UK, where they unleashed their first full-length album, "King For A Day." Since then, Playground Circus has been rocking stages across the country, constantly releasing fresh, exhilarating music to captivate their growing fan base.

Playground Circus has shared the stage with renowned artists such as Marky Ramone, Michale Graves, House Of Pain, Everlast, Bad Cop, Authority Zero, Barb Wire Dolls, Spoilers, and The ZipHeads. Drawing inspiration from influential bands like A New Found Glory, A Day To Remember, Sum 41, NOFX, Green Day, Bowling For Soup, Lit, Zebrahead, Goldfinger, Blink 182, Good Charlotte, Angels And Airwaves, Papa Roach, and Billy Talent, Playground Circus aims to solidify their place alongside these esteemed names in the industry.

Critics have been buzzing about Playground Circus:
"2022 found Playground Circus refreshed, with a brand new, innovative sound ready to unleash their artistic fury and take over the stages around the world."
- Scottish Music Network

"The band's latest single 'Tidal Wave' is three and a half minutes of searing, emotional pop-punk that effortlessly brings to mind bands like Angels and Airwaves or Good Charlotte."
- Rock 'N Load Magazine

"This London rock duo brings us three and a half minutes of classic pop-punk. If someone told you that this track came out in the mid-2000s, then you'd make absolutelyno question about it."

Don't miss out on the spectacular release of Playground Circus's version of "Walking on Sunshine" on June 16, 2023. Stay tuned for a thrilling musical journey that will transport you back to the early 20s US pop-punk and skate-punk scene. Secure your tickets now for an unforgettable experience.

Tour dates:

Date City Venue
June 20, 2023 Sheffield Record Junky
June 21, 2023 Newcastle The Little Buildings
June 22, 2023 Leeds The Fox And Newt
June 23, 2023 Manchester 33 Oldham Street
June 24, 2023 Colchester Three Wise Monkeys
September 19, 2023 Leicester Firebug


June 10, 2023 5:46am ET by Music Career Made Simple  

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