Exclusive: Jake Bugg – Messed Up Kids

Published on 28 March 2014

[H]e’s the boy wonder with number ones, sold out tours, industry kudos and cries of “the next Bob Dylan” under his Saint Laurent belt, but Jake Bugg is taking superstardom in his stride.

“I sat around for a year writing songs, and then I got signed. I’ve never had a job, so I just hope I can give people something they enjoy listening to,” he says modestly. And it seems the formula is working, Jake’s momentum shows no signs of slowing down.

Earlier this week the 20-year-old released the official video for ‘Messed Up Kids’, and here’s what happened when he recorded the alternate version at Hunger HQ for Mighty Blighty.