O’CAPTAIN, MY CAPTAIN are a riff heavy two piece treading a fine line between the filthy and the melodic and not afraid to rock. A big sound from a small unit.
They’ve played at our place a few times now and are back to kick off their 2018 residency at The Tyne Bar with some very special guests, Ilser and Moonwreck.
ILSER: Debuting on the UK live circuit in 2014, the band has made waves on account of their explosive live performance, unique/brooding recorded content and strong work ethic.
Influenced by a range of artists, from cult luminaries Alice in Chains, Melvins, Soundgarden and Smashing Pumpkins to modern ensembles Band of Skulls, Joy Formidable, Alabama Shakes and The Dead Weather; ILSER’s sound is one which merges a penchant for confrontational riffs and ethereal
The band’s recorded output is available to stream and purchase via all popular digital services (Spotify, Deezer, Bandcamp, iTunes…)
MOONWRECK: “Glistening reverb-laden melodies with distinctive, haunting vocals. Think Wild Beasts go shoegaze” – Drowned in Sound