«They absolutely blow the roof off” BBC Introducing (Alan Raw)
»Great live set — a very promising future ahead." BBC Introducing (Christian Carlisle)
Combining the alternative groove of bands like Deftones with the raw aggression of Reuben.
“Their wrecking ball rhythms and fist-shaped choruses got the place moving, full of life — music that packed plenty of punch.” Manchester Rocks
“I’m in total agreement with the rest of the ‘hard to describe’ camp – but I’m going to have a go… Red Hot Chili Peppers – particularly the Flea bass tonking, mixed with the Roll part of Rock n. I’m going to stick some early B52s in for quirky reference, and the way complicated patterns and unobvious melodies gelled together reminded me of Frank Zappa and perhaps the amount of hours these guys must have poured into getting it just right – also very Zapparish. The vibe was funk, the energy was punk. of An air of Beastie Boys in the way they bounced vocals about.” – DragonDrop
“They are the audial ointment to the dryness you hadn't even realised was chafing.” Ben Sowden
Formed in 2016 they’re a grunge band from Leeds with enough 90's influence to fill a blockbuster whilst still keeping it fresh. Their debut EP existential vertigo is available for free download at thedampband.bandcamp.com
Their music features a unique fusing of alternative rock, grunge and folk influences, with bittersweet vocal arrangements and progressive compositions. Their eloquent live performances are augmented with guitar loops and occasionally also include a rotating line-up of collaborators drawn.
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