Slaves bare all as they host life drawing listening party for new album

It's a listening party with a difference...

Slaves allowed a select group of fans to show off their artistic side last night as they posed for a life drawing class to promote their new album.

Ahead of releasing third record ‘Acts of Fear and Love’ next week, the punk duo hosted a listening party with a difference at Bethnal Green’s Working Mens Club.

Fans in attendance were given the opportunity to listen to the record before release, all while Laurie Vincent and Isaac Holman stripped down to their pants to become life models for the night.


Photos from the event show the duo channelling a variety of different poses while their fans portrayed the unfolding scene on their easels.

Check out a selection of photos from the event below.

Slaves pose in Bethnal Green

Slaves fans were invited to give their best artistic efforts…

Slaves give their verdict on the finished paintings…

The listening party comes ahead of the record hitting shelves next Friday.


Speaking to NME earlier this year, the duo explained how they’re aiming to win over a whole new legion of fans.

“It feels more precious than ever because it’s a shock to get here – you think: ‘This might be our last crack at it’,” said Laurie Vincent.

“Even though we know it won’t and we’ll keep going in some sense, people are always into a band’s first album and to get people to listen fresh on your third record without already going ‘I know Slaves. They just sound like that’, you’ve got to put out a pretty big statement to win over new people. So I think we’ve both had that in mind to make something special.”


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