WELL LOOK-A-HERE...that pesky Terrapin continues to show up in the most unexpected places. Turtles go well with wine, it seems!


And in "case" you didn't know, the released version of Terrapin can be found on The Chivalry EP on iTunes and other outlets as well as from

Vance Joy, Little Comets, La Roux, Clean Bandit and Marsicans all playlisted the same week? Who'd have thunk it, eh?


Many thanks to Radio Hud for choosing Terrapin as their Local Pick Of The Week. File next to Radio 1...

It's September 5th, it's out, it's proud!


The Chivalry EP:

  1. Chivalry

  2. Terrapin

  3. MJ

  4. Scuba (remastered bonus track)

  5. EightForty (remastered bonus track)

Grab it digitally:



Or get it cheaper here with exclusive piano version of Terrapin, also available on shiny new CD*:



* "compact disc"




Jen Long and Ally McRae gave 'Terrapin' a ride on the luscious airwaves of BBC Radio 1 Introducing.


One love (split into half).


Listen here (Skip to 1hr 42mins)



Hey, the response to 'Terrapin' has been amazing so far. Big marsi-thanks to everyone who has listened or got involved! Here is a selection of kind words about our hard-shelled friend:


 A terrific burst of guitar pop, angular and utterly singalongable.

-Bang the Drum  Full review


A festival and summer song, vibrant and alive with a day-glow finish.

-Music and Other Thingz  Full review


The best song we’ve heard about a terrapin in a long time.

-Substance is Meaningless  Full review


Instantly think of summertime.

-Music Beards  Full review

Terrapin had its first radio outing last night on BBC Introducing West Yorkshire!!

Opening track of the show, if you want to have an ear listen.


Big love to Alan Raw and the team. We love you Alan. 


Terrapin will be released on Thursday, 1st May

James and Cale recorded a piano version of our next single Terrapin, released on May 1st.


Recorded and filmed by James Brander and Elliot Roper.


Watch it here

We're terra-bly excited to announce that our next single, Terrapin, will be released on 1 May 2014.


Usual iTunes, Amazon shizzle but we'll also be giving it away as a free download for a short time over on Marsicans Bandcamp page.


To get your hands on it first, you can sign up to the mailing list!

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