After last year’s conviction of former frontman Ian Watkins on child sex offences, the remaining members of Lostprophets have formed a new band with Geoff Rickly, previously of Thursday. Their new sound is said to have a New Wave feel, harkening back to the days of The Cure and New Order.

Working through Rickly’s label Collect Records, the new project is too early in its development to announce release dates, but early work – according to Rickly – is looking like it could ‘blow people’s minds’.

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