A five piece band from Manchester. one of the most exciting and energetic live unsigned acts on the Manchester scene with influences ranging from Tool, Pearl Jam, Faith no more, Chameleons and John Levers Bushart there style is a mix of grunge, punk, metal with a bit a bit of Madchester thrown in. Nominated as a future classic band by Real Xs radio this is a band to watch and definitely one you won't forget. With new single Sandy Brown just released.
Hailing from the inter-connected worlds of Funk, Jazz and Hip-Hop, Heavy Lemo are a recently formed unit, and have just released their debut single, 'Mr Motion'. Consisting of members, Intricate rapper and mouthpiece James Lyons (vocals), Son of BBC Radio Legend Steve Barker, Max Barker (bass), Ivory virtuoso Misha Gray (keys), and the formidable Morgan Twins Andy (Guitar) and Chris (Drums). Their style lies within the stickiness of 70’s Jazz/Funk, whilst showcasing a lyricism that is both modern in delivery and message. Based in the North-West of England, Lyons and Barker, having met in Liverpool whilst both members of the Hip-Hop group The Fire Beneath The Sea, decided to join forces and draw from their individual influences to create something unusually fresh and vibrant. Combined with the Jazz Lord Misha Gray, and with the Super tight Morgan Twins thrown in, all bringing unique individual flavours to the palate, things just get a whole lot stickier!
''Manchester born and raised Carjack Mallone draw influences from the stripped down, big sounds of White Stripes to the aggression of early KoL. A three piece making a noise that will vibrate through the city once.''
Pollenating the airwaves since 2014 this manic 4 piece blast out a chaotic cacophony of funky fusion concepts. Drawing influences from the worlds of reggae, ska, punk, psychedelia, hip-hop, funk, and jazz. With no two songs sounding alike, their unwillingness to be pigeon holed drove them to coin a phrase to explain their sound 'devil reggae' . Always forging new ideas, whether on it or off it, this gang never forget about the beat with that all important groove is at the heart of every track.
Taking to the stage across the midlands and beyond, these four amigos have played alongside Big D and the Kids table, Popes of Chilitown, Wonk Unit, The Soap Girls, Allusondrugs, The Bad Flowers, Nosebleed, Captain Stingrays Groove Machine and many more! Gracing stages at Unreal Fest, Lichfield Fuse Festival, 02 Academy Birmingham, The Empire Coventry, Redrum, Cellar Bar, Sunflower Lounge, The Rainbow, Slade Rooms, The Roadhouse, The Victoria, The Gifford Arms, The Station, and The Guildhall to name but a few.
With new releases in the pipeline, this awesome foursome are heading back to the studio with big plans for their first full concept album release. Stay tuned for more of Polly and friends adventure.
Oxbloods come from the thriving city of Manchester, bringing a modern, vibrant blend of electric alternative rock with pop elements. Enticing a larger modern audience with a sound that’s refreshing and exciting whilst still being familiar to listeners. Oxbloods aim to write dynamically energetic and interesting music which is relatable to its listeners and aim for the tracks to transpire and create an atmosphere in a live situation.
Square Wild are 4 Manchester rockers who have smashed through the ' Manchester Band ' stereotype. This genre bending hard rocking foursome are out to change the minds of those around them, by challenging societal and social norms whilst being unapologetically themselves. Creating an eclectic mix of thought provoking and unique tunes with headbanging riffs, abstract stories, disgusting beats and soaring vocals, you're sure to be fist pumping your way through the set.
THE BIG PEACH
‘The Big Peach are five piece rock n roll band with sounds of the 60s/70s. Live they're even more irresistible than their recorded output, every song has a hook that'll be instantly familiar, but somehow they never feel like they're just rehashing someone else's ideas such is the clever way in which they walk that line. Their songs exude such a feel good vibe that it's impossible not to drag your weary feet on to the dancefloor and they turn it into their own party.
We are Wanderlust. The concept behind our songwriting is that the music acts as a mirror that allows you to discover something new about yourself. We are a 6 piece band that creates distinctive multi-layered textures, resulting in an overall alt-pop sound. Our band members are from all over the world, from Sydney, to London, to Greece. After our summer 2017 tour in Greece and the UK, we are now working towards our new music for 2019.
The Tinfoils are a three-piece garage-punk band, born in Yorkshire and made in Manchester. The band's sound is for fans of Arctic Monkeys, Cabbage, and Idles, and their frantic, energetic, riff-based tunes rage against zero-hours contracts, overdraft limits, private security contractors and the royal family - as well as having the odd song about dogging and thrush. Messy, in-your-face, and a bit ridiculous, The Tinfoils won't stop blasting out bangers until everyone's in their pants.
Alternative rock with heavy riffs and soaring vocals. Formed in mid 2017, this five piece began writing and creating songs which have been likened to a ‘Grungy version of Radiohead’. Having recently begun to gig in their hometown of Manchester, they are eagerly preparing for the release of their debut single, and EP
In Pink’s alternative music combines indie, rock, and jazz pop to bring you a show filled with energy and dancing. This new female fronted 5-piece band originates from South Manchester, taking influences from Wolf Alice, Florence & The Machine, Jimi Hendrix, Future Islands, and Everything But The Girl,
FALLING GHOST is the solo project of Manchester based
multi-instrumentalist and producer Daniel Sweeney; formerly
singer-songwriter with the band SYLVIA. With SYLVIA Daniel
recorded two albums, toured both the UK and Europe and
achieved national radio play (BBC Radio 2 and BBC 6 Music).
Their music was described as “Daring and Original” by Ivor
Novello winning producer Jon Cotton and as “absolutely
amazing...beautiful” by BBC Radio 2.
Since leaving SYLVIA Daniel spent all of 2017 writing, recording
and producing his first solo album. The finished album inhabits
a sound world similar to The XX, Prince, London Grammar,
M83, Burial and Radiohead, mixing electronic drums with
atmospheric textures, mesmeric production and heart rending
melodies. It was mastered by John Davies (The XX, Lana Del
So far FALLING GHOST has released one single from his new
album. The single ‘Be Careful What You Wish For’ was
described as “immensely brilliant...flawless” by For The Love Of
Bands Blog and as “an outstanding debut” by Seen London
Magazine. 2018 will see the release of more singles and also a
MAY THE NIGHT
May The Night (Bless You With Heavenly Dreams) are an instrumental post rock trio. Alongside post rock, their sound is influenced by grunge and metal and creates an introspective soundscape with a strong narrative and dramatic dynamic shifts. 'These guys are bringing something wholly new to the table' - Ninehertz
From the mystical depths of Manchester, a band has emerged ready to destroy your false sense of security. You thought that dirty, gritty, rock 'n' roll music had gone? They sneer at your misunderstanding of what is to come. They are HUNGDRAWN
we are a fast paced indie rock band from Manchester we are influenced by the likes of Arctic Monkeys, The Jam, Kings Of Leon, and the kinks.
THE MANC UNION
The Manc-Union are a 4 piece alternative hip hop collaborative from Inner City Manchester, formed early 2018 and Born from studio projects, they delivery a unique style hard not to enjoy.
Captain, three piece from Manchester who like to dance to music, like to have a good time and love to play a bit of jazz-infused indie rock. Come hang out! For fans of Pixies, BBNG and Tool.
Craig Lee is an acoustic singer/songwriter from Middleton, Manchester. He has been playing guitar for around 15 years and performing professionally for the last ten. Clever lyrics combined with a classic rock ‘n’ roll vocal makes Craig one to watch for the future.
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