Occoeur is a fresh original melodic rock/alternative band from Birmingham, described in the Ryan's Gig Guide as 'real top female fronted rock with metal balls attached.' [RGG 2013].
Fronted by a soaring female vocalist and an explosive backline, they produce a show that is entertaining both visually and musically.
'If you can imagine Amy Lee, Tarja Turunen and Kobra Paige combining their voices and wrapping them into a frontwoman...then you have what we're experiencing.' [SixStopMusic 2013].
Their songs are packed with hard hitting riffs complimented by catchy vocal hooks and their show is crafted to entertain audiences of all aspects.
Formed in 2012 by Alex Slawinski (Vocals) and Luke Challender (Lead Guitar) and later joined by Joe Challender(Bass), Al Wilce (Rhythm) and Neil Meadows (Drums).
Occoeur placed Second in the Live Band Of The Year Competition 2012. Their debut album 'Taking Over' was launched on iTunes and similar digital music sites in September 2012. The have also featured at Glastonbudget Music Festival and released their debut music video which can be viewed at www.occoeur.com.