The Unit Ama on Sunday 28th October 2018
THE UNIT AMA
A rare chance to see Newcastle legends The Unit Ama, touring the UK for the first time in a decade.
The Unit Ama make music that explodes outward: dense but soothing metronomic pulses morph into a wild fracturing of the traditional rock trio, taking the possibilities of what can be done with guitar, bass, drums and vocals into the stratosphere. Whereas others have sought to push the limits of rock music by intense complication and trickery, The Unit Ama's approach is natural, human, shamanic even. This is not anthemic, easy listening, but something far more challenging and ultimately, rewarding. (Gringo Records).
Who said you need guitars to rock? We bring you Kendo Nagasaki: Two drummers, one trombone and a shitload of fucks given...
Declared by Bandcamp's chief writer Joe Muggs as his new favourite band, based on a single live rehearsal recording, Kendo Nagasaki take trace elements of krautrock, free jazz and
tribal minimalism and blast them through a Marshall stack turned up to 11. The live experience is king - no posed band photos, no overdubs or studio trickery on recordings; just an in-the-moment, as-it-happens slab of Grade A skronk. If the Butthole Surfers had a brass section...
Plus more TBC...
Music Genres: Alternative, Rock, Rock & Roll
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