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This is a list of all the bands listed starting with O.


Oasis cover/tribute band.


Obsidian Rain

Born out of 80's rock and in the twilight of the millennium, under the influence of numerous bands such as Skid Row and Motley Crue! Obsidian rain was born. A volcanic explosion of old school rock and metal mixed with the elixir of modern day guitar ...


Metal band signed to casket music playing original metal and Classic metal covers when required


Octane OK

Octane Ok are a three piece rock band from Birmingham, mixing hard hitting music with the catchy melodiesto match! Made up of Paul on lead vocals and guitar, Craig on bass and Tom on drums, the boys cite Foo Fighters, Paraore and Yellowcard as infl ...

Octavia Sperati

A metal band from Bergen, Norway, is certainly no rarety - but the female sixpiece OCTAVIA is something unique indeed. The dark empire of OCTAVIA is founded on doomish metal with heavy riffs and a massive, atmospheric expression - and the urge to co ...


ODi is an Irish female singer songwriter born in Dublin and brought up in Wexford in the south east of Ireland. She is now based in Leeds UK frequently returnig to her home country to perform. She was raised on a diet of music, listening to and be ...

Of Kings And Captains

Of kings and Captains are a four piece pop rock group fresh off the block from sunny Stourbridge in the west midlands with an unprecedented passion for music. The band comprises of four close friends acquired over the years; Luke wassell on Lead ...

Officer Tokyo

After recently taking time out to write some new material and bring their newest member up to speed, Officer Tokyo are now set on taking the world by storm! By using catchy hooks and bouncy melodies, this band really are bringing an underground flavo ...


A prog/rock band from Birmingham, UK.

Ola Onabule

Ola Onabule's voice is unmistakably gentle and wistful, haunting and heartbreaking. Uniquely reminiscent of the great Soul and Jazz artists of the 1960s and 70s, this is music with lyrical sensibility and poetic tone.

Old Hannah

The Irish Times called Old Hannah "a sublime band who straddle folk, country, roots, bluegrass, and more...". Old Hannah are a band from the west of Ireland who've spun their love of all things folk, country and traditional into a sound that's at onc ...

Old Ions

Old Ions are a four piece band all hailing from the South of Birmingham. The band are - Luke Round - Vocals/Guitar Kevin Round - Guitar Jody Kililea - Bass Guitar Paul Bagley - Drums With influences as diverse as The Libertines through to ...

Old School Tie

Formed in late 2003 from the ashes of a blues cover band. Old School Tie have aimed to push the boundaries of the instrumental audio experience. With sets incorporating many varieties of styles, dynamics and themes, Old School Tie offer a refreshing ...

Oliver Tompsett

Whatsonstage.com award-nominee Oliver Tompsett has quickly become a rising star of Musical Theatre with lead roles in London's West End and a vast array of television appearances including the Royal Variety Show...twice! Well-known for his portray ...

Olivia Newton-John

Olivia shot to fame in 1978 when she starred alongside John Travolta in "Grease". The film's best-selling soundtrack featured the duets "You're The One That I Want" and "Summer Nights," with Travolta, as well as her mega-hit, "Hopelessly Devoted To Y ...

Ollie Austin and his All Star Band

Ollie Austin's full six piece line up, performing country music songs and popular up tempo numbers, duets and harmonies that have been selling out theatres throughout the UK.

Omnia Opera

Omnia Opera are an Psychedelic Acid Punk Prog Space Rock band!! who have been around for over 25 years on and off. Omnia Opera play their own brand of psychedelic rock music calling it 'Plasma Rock' a mix of influences including acid rock, punky ana ...


On A Shoestring

On A Shoestring are driven by the blues, playing informal gigs at clubs around the Worcestershire area of England after forming in 2005. The band met by literally hearing each other at High School and then jamming over since covered songs such as Pr ...

On the Rocks

An experienced Jazz band playing a number of genres and incorporating artists from across the country. On the Rocks have played to a variety of audiences at many different venues including Weddings, Partys, Corporate Hospitality Events and much more.

Once More Into The Bleach

Great Blondie tribute now in their 11th year! Now known as Europe's best and only blondie tribute to be endorsed by the real Blondie themselves.

One Man Down

ONE MAN DOWN are an eclectic band from Birmingham who are very hard to class by genre. We are a unique and exciting band with strong writing skills linked to the past and definitely moving into the future of British independent music. You won't hear ...

One Million Suns

One Million Suns are a 4-piece alternative rock band from the West Midlands, described as having a "broodingly, melodic sound which works perfectly with their well constructed material and intelligent, heartfelt lyrics." Reviewed by Brumlive.com as ...

One Notch Up

One Notch Up, a British hard rock three-piece band, formed in Birmingham, in January 2011.

One Spontaneous Thing

e're One Spontaneous Thing. We're a Leicester-based band. We play music. To be a little more specific, we play grunge/punk crossover stuff with a little acoustic-ness thrown in for good measure. Dan (bass) Liz (vocals) and Phill (guitar), those ar ...


new fresh an stright out of the practice room!! played on BBC Intouduceing an where recentley up for best of myspace.. being compared to jamie t/alex turner in the same breath!! with a catchy upbeat live performance to make you wanna put your pint do ...


Oneyesblue, recently described as "The sweethearts of the rodeo", provide a piece of jangly yet powerful Bluegrass indie-pop. All of which is driven by sea shanty-esque verses and powerful 4-part vocal harmony chorus'.

Only Moses

Only Moses - The Full Band With Only One Member All the way from the west coast of Cornwall, this amazingly talented One Man Band really must be seen to be believed. By simultaneously playing drums, bass, guitars and vocals he produces the sound ...


Onslaught was formed in 1983 by Bristol punk rockers Nige Rockett (guitar) and Steve Grice (drums), who worked together at a local printing company. Joined by Jase Pope (vocals) and Paul Hill (bass), the band began rehearsals, creating tunes in a sty ...

Open to Fire

5 piece Alternative Rock from Birmingham, UK. See also: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Open-To-Fire/80294193673?ref=ts


Project led by Birmingham based saxophonist and composer Chris Young, which brings together some of Birmingham's finest improvisers and explores a suite of original music that has been composed over the last year.​


Orgatronics is the brainchild of Sam Bell and Rich Arthurs who wanted to fuse traditional flamenco and latin instruments and techniques with state of the art electronica and a pop music sensibilty which results in a mutant, ambient latin pop that blu ...

Original High Five

For about six years Original High Five has been bringing their energetic mix of ska punk and reggae to the Swedish scene. The band was formed 2008 with ska music as their major influence. Since then they have experimented with many different styles a ...

Orla Gartland

Orla Gartland is a 17 year old, singer/songwriter from Dublin, Ireland. Known for her brilliantly original quirky folk pop, bursting with personality and catchy melodies. These songs all tied together by her distinctive, celtic-infused vocal and trad ...

Orphan Colours

The London based 5 piece contains members of Ahab and Noah & The Whale and met due to their firm involvement with the London Alt.County scene.


Orphans are a two piece outfit from The West Midlands. Formed in late 2002, Orphans play angry rock and melancholy guitar pop for the Maudlin Masses. They are currently recording songs for their first, self financed album entitled, Random Act ...

Osaka Monaurail

This year Osaka Monaurail will celebrate thier 17th year in the business. The funk-i-est band that Japan has to offer has one mission- to play just - plain - funk. Leader Nakata often says in interviews "we've been working very hard for 15 years onl ...

Otava Yo

Steaming out of St Petersburg in white vests, peasant dress, and ushankas on head with ear-flaps akimbo, Otava Yo bring the abandoned traditions of Russian folksong to the 21st century. They offer a glimpse into life in an old Russian village, replet ...

Otis Mack & The Tubby Bluesters

A 4 piece band specialising in high octane classic covers of R&B,Rock'n'Roll and Soul numbers with a touch of Blues.They are the House Band opening up for the main artists at the famous Tubby Blues Club.They also perform in various Clubs and Pubs ...


Although everybody seems to have a different account of who came first in the world of New York/New Jersey area thrash metal, it seems certain that New Jersey's Overkill have stayed around the longest, and have never let their fans down by remaining ...


The pioneers of Birmingham Beer-Metal. Stoner-Metal gets a dose of heaviness, and is force fed a brew of Thrash and Southern-Rock until it throws up on your shoes.



Walsall-based band formed from the ruins of BackBeat -into an even older ruin, Owamya play a range of hits from the 1960's all the way up to 1961. Doyens of beer festivals & pubs, a splendid time is guaranteed for all ! (all except music lovers, ...


Intensive, confrontational, raw and uncompromising


Formed in 2006, Oxzide are a 4-piece, female fronted, classic rock powerhouse from the West Midlands who have been stunning audiences across the UK with their powerful sound and stage show. The band, in their time, have gone from strength to strength ...


Take me to Brazil! Brazilian carnival music and dance.

Oz McGowan & Lee Rogers

A keyboard/guitar duo recognised as one of the best acoustic acts around. Their eclectic mix of music and huge range of musical styles never disappoint.

Ozric Tentacles

Ozric Tentacles are, simply put, legends of the UK underground. One of the most influential bands to emerge from the UK's festival scene, the Ozrics layer ambient and ethereal landscapes with freeform dub trips, incredible rave grooves and psych ...


Ozzmosis - The Ultimate Ozzy Tribute. Ozzmosis are more than a pure tribute band - they represent a total commitment to the music and performance of Ozzy Osbourne. The band, all hardened Ozzy fans, are dedicated to putting on the best Ozzy show ima ...

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