Hurts (MySpace, facebook, YouTube, Twitter) is a duo from Manchester comprising Theo Hutchcraft (vocals) and Adam Anderson (electronics, guitar). Formed in 2009, they were number four in BBC's Sound of 2010 list. They have released two singles from their forthcoming album called Happiness (RCA, September 2010) - video clips below.
(from Hurts MySpace)
Described as 1980s inspired electro-pop, their sound is rather more sophisticated, with a stylish look to go along with it.
clip for 'Wonderful Life'
clip for 'Better Than Love'
See also live performance on German 1LIVE.