Teenage Witch EP
|Release Type||New Release|
|Jacket Style||Direct To Board|
VMP Rising is our series where we highlight artists we think are going to be the Next Big Thing. Suzie McDermott, known as Suzi Wu is an unapologetically direct artist, as the lead-in vocals for the title track suggest: “Ashes to ashes/ Dust to dust/ The guys are fuckboys/ Girls are sluts.” At only 19 years old, Suzi Wu already has the attitude of a seasoned artist, and a sense of self-awareness that’s clearly reflected in her work. On her EP, Teenage Witch, Wu growls domineering lyrics in her slight Cockney accent over DIY hip-hop-esque backing tracks, giving her sound a surefire frankness. She navigates listeners through the choppiness of an emotional flood, and the inner paranoia that comes along with it. As for the name “Teenage Witch”, Wu was drawn to the cultural history and loade...