Wide Eyed Boy met while studying at Liverpool's internationally renowned institute for performing arts, LIPA, in a city rich in music history and influence. They name The 1975, The Strokes, and Arctic Monkeys as some of the influences that contribute to their New Wave/Indie-pop sound. The 4 piece take their adopted home’s heritage seriously, from the internationalist culture of the city, to its inevitable musical lineage.
Female fronted BANG BANG ROMEO fuse atmospheric soundscapes and powerful, soulful vocal hooks to take a listener on a dark and emotive journey. Drawing on a wide range of infuences, from Jefferson Airplane to Fleetwood Mac, BANG BANG ROMEO introduced a modern twist on 60s inspired indie rock, with the character of a dark film score.
In just a fortnight our PEERLESS Pick of the Week, Hak Baker, will be headlining Birthdays in Dalston so we thought we'd give you an insight into this singer/songwriter who has been winning over the UK since the release of his single '7AM' last month. You can check out Hak Baker's '7AM' here.