DJs and Bands at the Oakford Social Club
March 25, 2009
12.04.09 | Oakford Social Club | 53 Blagrave Street | Reading | Djs from 4 and Bands from 7pm | Free!
Leeds based experimental rock band return after there storming show last October. Last time the band played they were touring their critical acclaimed debut album White Fields and Open Devices (produced John Congleton - Modest Mouse, Explosions In The Sky).
Last year also saw them featured in music publications Rock Sound, NME and Artrocker, record live session’s BBC Raw Talent, XFM, release their debut ‘White Fields and Open Devices’ to critical acclaim (8/10 - NME, 8/10 - Drowned In Sound, 8/10 - Rock Sound, 4/6 -Time Out, Gigwise 4/5 and “both thrilling and thought-provoking in equal measure” – BBC) and concluded with them performing on the BBC Introducing stage at Bestival Festival.
They now bring their energetic live show back to Reading for your enjoyment.
Relentless gigging over 2 years, across the country, has allowed the band to perfect their live performance and gain a core of loyal fans.
Along their travels they have picked up support slots with great bands including iForward Russia!, Good Shoes, This Town Needs Guns and Cats & Cats & Cats.
The band have been featured on Tom Robinson's BBC 6Music show and their music has been described as like Sigur Ros on a quirky pop binge.
A new three piece based band which feature a former members of the much missed The Carter Manoeuvre. Their mix laptop beats, acoustic guitars and a heartfelt vocal.
Plus our Djs Mark is egg and Plundercats will be playing an eclectic mix of songs from the afternoon till late to help heal any sore heads from the night before.