Founded in 2012, Amsterdams Naive Set makes melodic, no-frills guitar pop. The band came together around ashared love for the pop classics of the Beatles, the Beach Boys, the Velvets, the Modern Lovers, and the like.Their first record, 2014s Reclining Nude, was a collection of short songs, rich with four-part harmonies. Theband returned in 2015 with a fuller sound on the LP Dragon, mixed by Jason Quever (Papercuts). The recordwas described as "sparkling" in a four-star rating by the Volkskrant. Their performance at Noorderslag in 2016was "the highlight of the festival" according to KindaMuzik.Naive Set has shared the stage with like-minded bands such as Chain & the Gang, White Fence, Crystal Stilts,Ultimate Painting and Nap Eyes. Theyll return with a new album in 2017, recorded in London by James Hoareof Ultimate Painting. While, in the past theyve been described as "charmingly naive", these new recordings mayreveal a less innocent Set.