I Was A Cub Scout are two 17-year old hardcore souls who are making a
big noise from dark corners of East Midlands. Their emo-tronica sound
only makes sense when you realise that William Bowerman and Todd
Marriott grew up listening as much to hardcore and trance as they did
Saves The Day and Jimmy East World. All that, and they’re
indie-Godfather Steve Lamacq’s top tip for 2007.

On I Was A Cub Scout’s MySpace page, there’s a peculiar posting by one of their fans. He complains that one of IWACS’s upcoming gigs is a 15+ affair. Then…

The world of emotronica has never been especially vocal about its love of wafer biscuits, but by Christ are I Was A Cub Scout hell-bent on putting that straight. Worried…

The juxtaposition of emo and synth-pop may sound like an abominable bastardisation of all that is right and just in this world, but amazingly, on this evidence, it would appear…