Alphawaves are a powerful rock and roll band formed in London that mixes loud guitars with catchy melodies. With influences like Led Zeppelin, Oasis, Beatles, Nirvana, Motorhead, Jimi Hendrix, The Rolling Stones, The Who, David Bowie, U2, Guns and Roses, and many more, they want to bring back rock and roll where it belongs, with their very own original songs, that the band have been hard working on since 2016. www.facebook.com/alphawavesofficial
Steve Knight's audience and reputation grows and grows throughout the UK. His songs vibrate with acoustic guitars and heart wrenching lyrics that will pierce your soul and harmonies that melt you like chocolate. Steve will be performing this headline show in support of a new release - and with his full backing band. https://www.facebook.com/knightmusiclondon
Completely & Utterly are an alternative/indie band from SW London with post punk, trip hop and psychedelic influences. Their debut 'Scratch Tracks' EP is available now on Soundcloud. https://www.facebook.com/completelyutterly
Kolo are three chaps called Jon, Steve and Dani. Originally born as a three piece in Exeter in 2006 when Jon Burnell wrote a bunch of songs about “all the tramps and slightly weird people who come into the record shop”, the band played some 200 gigs before being offered a support slot with American band 3 Doors Down after a phone call while Jon was quite literally cleaning toilets. They went on to perform at the O2 academies throughout the UK including the O2 in London. Kolo recorded their debut EP with British producer Sean Genockey at the legendary Rockfield Studios in Wales with the EP being mixed by the incredible producer Kirk Kelsey before embarking on a combined excellent adventure and bogus journey across the US, and shifting some 4000 copies, playing with bands including Mr Hudson, The Rifles and Infadels. They were also personally invited by Embrace to perform with Scouting for Girls at the very stylish Proud Galleries in London. In March 2014 the boys flew out to Nashville TN to record their debut album with Chris Henderson from American rock band 3 Doors Down who personally invited KOLO to record their album at his very own studio. ‘Do You Want To Rule The World’ was released worldwide on May 3rd and was followed by a UK and European tour including a hugely successful tour of Spain and several festival appearances throughout the UK. Influenced by the storytelling of great British bands such as The Smiths, The Jam, and Stereophonics, and sporting a rather large rock sound, the boys look forward to sweating/dancing/puking all over stages across their new London home. https://www.facebook.com/koloband
Ben Monteith started busking the streets of his home town, Glasgow, and gained traction with his music career, as his music went viral. As in independent musician who has become popular singing his own songs and a variety of covers, he has had over 100,000,000 collective views on Facebook, and over 550,000 Facebook followers. His music made it into the iTunes charts in the UK, USA, Canada, and Australia with his last two album releases (reaching #9 in the alternative UK chart/ #47 in the main chart). His debut shows last year in Glasgow sold-out and act as a prelude to his first UK tour in June 2018 – including this debut show in London at the O2 Academy Islington.
Lid is an exciting young new artist from Camden Town who’s urban grooves are wrapped around great rhymes and assured songwriting.
London based hard rockers Superfecta returned in 2017 with a new line up and single “Mannequin”. The track received rave reviews and often featured in the top 100 rock tracks of 2017!
The new line up of Danun Todd ( guitars), Rob Negrini ( vocals), Matt Vella ( drums) and Carl “Costa” Highman is delivering a sound which has it’s roots in grunge and classic rock but with a vibrant and fresh modern alternative twist. The remainder of 2017 was spent gigging, recording, songwriting and indulging in the London nightlife.
The band release their new single and video “The Abyss” in Feb 2018 in the build up to an album release late May 2018.
If you’re a fan of Soundgarden, Foo Fighters, Stone Temple Pilots, Black Stone Cherry, Alice in Chains and the like, Superfecta may just be the band to add to your playlist.
Based in New York City, singer-songwriter and producer Ryan Jacob Doyle is best known as lead singer in The Doyle Brothers. Leading up to this engagement, Doyle was front man for the band More Than Me, which in 2010 was named the Ambassador of Rock at the Hard Rock Cafe International Battle of Bands. After winning this worldwide competition, Doyle opened for Sir Paul McCartney at the Main Stage of the Hard Rock Calling Festival. Since then, Doyle’s photographed image has been used in the global advertising campaign for the Hard Rock Rising contest from 2011-2013, and is currently still in use in select markets.
Having composed for and collaborated with major international networks, Doyle penned (with often collaborator and More Than Me Bandmate, Joe Nicastro) the winning Rock-Category hit, “Unconditional Truth,” for the VH1 Save The Music Foundation’s SongOfTheYear.com competition in 2008.
Currently, Doyle is finishing production on his studio album RYNO: The Pervade, which merges traditional pop songwriting sensibilities with adventurous exploration in different sonic mediums. The first song released was ‘Stars In The Sky’ in February 2016, shortly followed up with a Multilingual Lyric Video which ended up catching viral traction in Europe. The video trended #1 in Denmark and Finland and in the top 5 in Sweden and Norway on the YouTube Trending charts. Doyle tours throughout the US both as a solo act and with The Doyle Brothers.