vulture party

disquieting ALT POP for the socially conscious

the latest


new release! – afterlife

a whole year since our last release (entirely due to the pandemic), we’re delighted to bring you ‘afterlife’ via last night from glasgow, an electro-poppy number about a light-hearted and playful contemplation of a life after death.

get it here on bandcamp

stream it here on your service of choice


the third single from our debut album is ‘fear for my child’, available via last night from glasgow on all the usual platforms. b-side ‘survivor (with scars)’ is available from our bandcamp page

due to covid-19, there’s no video with adam stafford this time, but there are plans to work together again at some point in the post-covid future

buy vinyl / buy cd

our debut album is available from last night from glasgow and bandcamp

also available to download and stream from the usual platforms

“curiously dazzling content that few can match.” – small music scene (full review)


our second single, ‘sun dance’ is out now

available on limited edition blue-sky cassette (with b-side, ‘a sunny disposition’) and download from our bandcamp page

also available to stream from the usual platforms

we worked with adam stafford again on the video – check it out below

well worth your attention . . . vulture party are one to watch

scots whay hae


stunning new music

razur cuts magazine


beautiful songs, lyrics and vibes

lisa may young, radio presenter, k107fm

ones to watch, for sure

is this music?


october 2021 – supporting adam stafford, location and date tbc and all dependent on the level of covid restrictions. will probably be in falkirk.

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news archive


the response to our debut single, new humans, has been beak-warming. the track has been aired on radio wigwam, cumbernauld fm, lp radio, radio matlock, lonely oak radio, k107 fm, regal radio, camglen radio (daytime playlist no less), and stirling city radio.

we’ve also received reviews by scots whay hae, is this music? and the write angle, were featured as video of the week on jockrock, song of the week on manic pop thrills and included on up and coming edinburgh’s playlist (with no-one gets persecuted in space).

in the lead up to the end of the decade, ‘new humans’ was listed as one of scots whay hae’s tracks of the year.


debut single out now

buy from bandcamp here or stream from the usual platforms

check out the video on our youtube channel, directed by adam stafford

praise for ‘new humans’:

marries ominous synths and electronic beats with haunting vocals and organic instrumental melodies

manic pop thrills

gets right to the core of electronic music

the write angle


francis mcfaul, former guitarist with cliff richard