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Pa Omar Jack and Group Jeff Jell

The rising Gambian star of Mbalax music

Pabellon 314

Very good band from the basqueland, their style is crust & roll...

Paisley Riot

Paisley Riot are: Shane Morley - vocals & rhythm guitar Paul Holford - guitar & keyboards Stuart Davis - bass guitar Rob Palatina - drums Hailing from Wolverhampton and its surrounds, Paisley Riot formed in late 2004 with a collectiv ...


Pale have quickly established themselves as one of the area's most exciting and incendiary live acts. They have developed a unique and eclectic electric style drawing on influences from A to Z. Why Pale? Because they can, need to and want to. Its in ...

Paper Tigers

These boys weren't afraid to use an acoustic guitar and bare their souls with a heart felt ballad, plunge into a dark swirling epic or knock the roof off with a 4 minute pop song. They pushed their own unique style and played up their differences...i ...

Paprika Blues Band

Five piece Blues/Funk/Jazz band doing a mixture of covers and originals!


Hi, we are Paradoxic! We are a four piece band from Wolverhampton who love to play live music to brand new people, and we will enjoy whatever comes our way. Since we formed as a band we have played a lot of gigs, a few competitions and had grea ...


Paraletica are an old school thrash metal band

Parallel Blondie

There's the real thing, there are tribute bands, and then there is Parallel Blondie - Definately NOT just another tribute band. Five versatile and experienced professional musicians with a shared love of Debbie Harry and Blondie - a band as powerf ...

Parti Gungrog

Welsh Organic Folk Groove Jam - Currently making a name for themselves across Wales, Parti Gungrog bring new life and meaning to ancient songs. Sioned Camlin sets up the groove to spin her awesome tales of happiness and woe while the boys mess about ...


Partikel are three London based musicians all with very different musical backgrounds who have come together to make music mixing all of their favorite influences in a melodic, coherent and accurate way. The music puts an interesting twist on the sta ...

Partners in Crime

Partners in Crime are a lively and energetic four piece pop / rock covers / party band featuring stunning female vocals. All songs are played with an infectious enthusiasm and a passion for the music with a fantastic evening's entertainment guarantee ...

Pat Evans

Playing for a number of years Pat Evans has found his forte as a solo performer who specialises in presenting covers in unusual settings. The old soul number "Stand by Me" as bluegrass anyone? His catholic music tastes have influenced his playing so ...

Patrick Neate & Gemma Weekes

Poet, musician and singer Gemma Weekes has performed all over the UK and has collaborated with established names including the Black Eyed Peas, amongst others. An acclaimed writer, her debut novel, 'Love Me' received rave reviews in the Guardian ('a ...

Patsy Fuller & The Revelators

Patsy and her talented band bring together Jazz, Blues, and Gospel and are best described as soulful and spiritual, with a repertoire of music that ranges from Ellington to Miles.

Patsy Fullers Speakeasy Band

Patsy Fuller recently wowed Russian audiences when performing with legendary Oleg Kireyev at The Union of Composers' jazz Club in Moscow and had a record audience at Symphony Hall's Rush Hour Blues recently.

Patti Smith


Paul Aiden

Paul Aiden is an artist and songwriter based in London, working internationally across a range of genres - from EDM to folk, rock, R&B and pop. Originally signed as a recording artist with Universal Australia, the past years have seen him concent ...

Paul Brady

Paul Brady, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist is one of Ireland's most highly regarded and successful artists. He crosses musical boundaries again and again, incorporating folk, rock, blues traditional Irish & classic pop styles int ...

Paul Carrack

Having recently toured with The Eagles, legendary Sheffield-born singer/songwriter and former front man of Ace, Squeeze and Mike & The Mechanics - Paul Carrack-is back on tour promoting his acclaimed new album 'I know That Name' with soulful hits ...

Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott

formerly of The Beautiful South..

Paul Henshaw & The Scientific Simpletons

Acoustic Folk Punk, Songs about Life, Love and Hangovers - Music for smashing furniture to!

Paul Lamb & The Kingsnakes

Hailed as Europe's foremost blues harmonica exponent, Paul Lamb has won countless awards, sold record-breaking quantities of albums and performed the world over with his long-standing musical compatriots The Kingsnakes. "Better than the opposition fr ...

Paul Snook Band

With a bad ass guitar lickin' attitude. From funky blues, country blues and dirty blues, there is sure to be something for all blues fans...

Paul Steadman Band

Blues and Classic Rock

Paul Steel

"The debut from wunderkind Paul Steel is a veritable masterwork of pop brillance. Ten tracks that segue seamlessly to make one 27-minute song. April & I tells the tale of a boy, his imaginary friend, and the struggles of growing up. Playful melod ...

Paul Walker & Karen Ffeifer

Paul Walker and Karen Pfeiffer are a vocal and guitar duo whose onstage chemistry and vocal harmonies captivate audiences wherever they perform. Sharing vocal duties, they each have individual styles which combine to provide a unique and memorable ex ...

Paul Wallis & Sam Newth

PAUL WALLIS USES A UNIQUE STYLE USING LEFT HANDED VINTAGE FENDER STRATOCASTERS STRUNG RIGHT (UNSIDE DOWN!) Presently Paul Wallis is giging Electric/Acoustic Blues/Rock duo with Sam Newth. Professional from the age of 16, Paul moved to London in t ...

Paul Weller Style

All the hits from the Paul Weller catalogue

Paulus Schafer Trio

Regarded as Gypsy Jazz royalty, Paulus Schafer is known across the world as one of the most gifted guitarists of his generation. The Dutch Sinti Gypsy is one of a small handful of contemporary world class musicians bringing the musical style first pl ...

Pavel Haas Quartet

'Take note: this is one of the most polished and musically exciting young string quartets in the world today' - The Washington Post



Peace, who made an instant impact with their debut single 'Follow Baby' and the billboard announcement of signing to Columbia Records, return with 'EP DELICIOUS'. The heady mix of styles woven throughout Peace and this new EP has led to something new ...

Peaky Blinders

THE PEAKY BLINDERS are a collective of some of Birmingham's finest and most legendary musicians come together to celebrate the rootsy songs of ska, rocksteady and classic soul. Featuring members of UB40, Bently Rhythm Ace, Broadcast and many more, th ...

Pearl Jammer

Pearl Jammer are a Liverpool based Pearl Jam tribute band consisting of five friends who all share a genuine love and respect for one of the greatest and most influential American rock bands of all time. Driven by an attention to detail that is se ...

Peggy & PJ

Two principal and influential figures on the British folk-roots scene, who've seen action in Fairport Convention, Jethro Tull and many more, join forces to present favourite songs, familiar songs, tall tales, some nifty instrumentals and a few surpri ...

Peggy Seeger

In her 80th year, Peggy Seeger - folk queen, feminist icon, political activist, eco-warrior, muse & all-round LEGEND


Their music is full of heady, swirling melodies recalling the vintage harmonies of simon & garfunkel and the subliminal vocal wash of MBV, all of which combine to give them a unique, haunting and endearing sound.


5 piece Indie/Rock outfit from Shropshire performing crowd favourites from The Jam to The Killers. Original material from influences such as Editors, REM to name a few...


Avant free-noise from tour mates of Wolf Eyes

Penny Dreadful

Penny Dreadful is a four piece band that combines elements of punk, metal, goth and rock


Vocal sensations and winners of season 3 of NBC's The Sing-Off, Pentatonix are taking instrument-free music far beyond anyone's wildest expectations. Named after the world's most widely recognized five-note music scale, this quintet has transformed o ...

Peoples Republic Of Mercia

PRoM launch into 2007 with a growing reputation as one of the hottest rhythm and blues combos in the Midlands. Their high energy syle has invited comparisons with the classic 70s Canvey island sound pioneered by Dr Feelgood, and the edgy rock and ro ...

Percy Pursglove

Percy Pursglove has gained a reputation as one of Europe's top-flight jazz musicians. Percy has performed or recorded with a 'who's who' of jazz artists including: Evan Parker, Steve Swallow, Mark Dresser, Dan Weiss, Chris Potter, Django Bates, Bill ...

Perfect Strangers

If you are looking for a band that gets people singing, tapping their feet and dancing, a band that plays a mix of chart hits from the last 5 decades, then look no further. If you're looking for a band that entertain your guests from the first beat t ...

Pericopes + 1

Pericopes + 1 is a jazz project initiated by pianist Alessandro Sgobbio and saxophonist Emiliano Vernizzi. Brooklyn-based drummer Nick Wight became the "+ 1" in 2012, and the result is 'These Human Beings', released in February 2015 under the Alfa Mu ...

Permission To Rock

Awesome 5 piece rock covers,playing whitesnake,rainbow,ac/dc,bon jovi,free,deep purple,thunder,gun,black sabbath,etc

Perotá Chingó

None of this was planned... but a chance meeting, a hitch-hike trip and a viral video clip later, Lola Aguirre and Julia Ortiz found themselves fronting a band with fans already numbering hundreds of thousands. Since that seminal summer of 2011 Perot ...

Pete Boddice

The Guitar man from Wollaston, Pete is a veteran performer of Americana/Country/Blues, he is known widely in venues across the Midlands & beyond. Great evocative vocals and extremely accomplished guitar, Pete performs with some classic instrument ...

Pete Boddis

Multi-genre musician & songwriter from Stourbridge.

Pete Hyde & Friends

Pete Hyde is a singer/songwriter/guitarist with eclectic tastes.The friends line up can include members of The '44's, The Steve Gibbons band,Derek & The Checkmates, Maz Mitrenko, Trevor Burton, Phil from Quill, Tom Farnell. Anything from Dylan to ...

Pete Kelly

When performing solo, I perform a selection of my own work along with songs from a wide variety of my favourite writers, new and old. I try and leave people with some new memories but make sure they have a good sing along too. There's nothing worse t ...

Pete Kent

Pete Kent is a fingerstyle guitarist from Wolverhampton UK.Performing his own material and fingerstyle arrangements of well known artists' material. Pete has attracted an international fanbase via Myspace and Youtube

Pete Shirley

"From the Pits and Pot Banks of North Staffordshire and the rise and fall of it's green hills and valleys - names and places gone but not forgotten - this is the stuff that makes up my songs - then northwards, eastwards, coast to coast tumbling skies ...

Pete Wheatley

Pete is a superb electric & acoustic guitarist, currently working with Cracker & The Woodpeckers, The Starvin Rascals, Joe Public & his own band Stir Crazy, & often to be seen depping for many of the Midland's finest bands. Pete is ...

Pete Wylie & The Mighty WAH!

scouse legends, la

Pete Zimmer

Pete: I started my singing career in church choirs (it was better money than a paper round, and indoors too), before ditching the surplice and cassock for rock, blues and folk music in my early teens. I've been fortunate to work alongside some of th ...

Pete Zimmer Band

Bluesy, rocky, mellow and raucous AOR, played by some of the best musicians this side of spaghetti junction.

Peter Asher & Albert Lee

As one half of Peter & Gordon, Peter Asher's voice "literally soared through Carnegie Hall" (Fox News), while Albert Lee has been called "the ultimate virtuoso" by Eric Clapton. Working from their earliest days as musicians and performers with gr ...

Peter Donohoe

International Chair in pianoforte and winner of the 1982 International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow. Birmingham Conservatoire's Vice President Peter Donohoe is acclaimed as one of the foremost pianists of our time: for his musicianship, stylisti ...

Peter Gabriel


Peter Hammill

Peter Hammill was born in London in 1948. His career began as the singer and songwriter for Van Der Graaf Generator, the chaotic, scary and highly influential underground group of the Seventies. The adventurous attitude which they brought to their mu ...

Peter Hook & The Light

Band formed by Peter Hook of Joy Division & New Order.

Peter Jones

Peter is back with an even more rockier set than before. Guitar driven rock & pop from the last 3 decades from the likes of U2, Thin Lizzy, The Feeling, Boston, FYC, Glenn Campbell and many many more

Peter Murphy

Vocalist of rock group Bauhaus, Peter Murphy has released a number of solo albums enjoying critical acclaim and popularity. Thin, with prominent cheekbones, a rich Baritone voice, and a penchant for gloomy poetics, often called the "Godfather of Goth ...

Peter Tedstone & Modulator ESP

Peter Tedstone & Jez Creek (Modulator ESP) regularly perform solo live concerts around the UK and have played together several times. Peter & Jez perform solo sets and as a duo. Ambient soundscapes using analogue and digital synthesis, proces ...

Petter Eldhs Amok Amor

Amok Amor is a new quartet whose music ranges from the gentle to the urgent. It is led by Petter Eldh, bass player with Django Bates and Marius Neset. Petter's Amok Amor group is a quartet featuring the amazing American trumpeter Peter Evans, plu ...

Petty Scientist

Formed when Aaron (bass) met Gaz (guitar) in April 2005, then completed in September when Sara took the hot seat at the drums. All 3 sing, all 3 play and all 3 want to have some fun! Check out the link above for a couple of rough demos.

Petula Clark

In an incredible career spanning over seven decades Petula Clark is a true international superstar and legend. She is the best selling British female artist in recording history selling over 68 million records worldwide and to this day regularly t ...


Joe Littles new blues influenced band, Peyote - 'a four piece blues, rock'n'roll band formed late 2010 and influenced by a mutual love of Quentin Tarantino movies. It was an insatiable thirst for the style, energy and emotion of the music that caused ...


Phantom are a four piece rock band covering many artists such as iron maiden, thin lizzy,GnR,status quo, acdc.

Phantom Limb

Phantom Limb is a refreshing and timely reminder of what country and soul music can and should be. Yolanda (who toured with Massive Attack in 2008), Stew, Dan Brown, Dan Moore, Luke and Matt have settled into a stride that's yielded a critically accl ...


a rock band with a difference all family covering acdc journey led zeplin iron maiden thin lizzy status quo zz top the cult ozzy ozbourne def leppard matalica free bad company and many more


Pharaoh are a hard-edged punk/rock band, combining everything that seems lost in music at the moment. From actually singing, to guitar solo's the band take as much pride in the music as they do the energetic live show.


A 6 piece mainly covers band doing our versions of popular songs.

Phil Bates

Phil used to play guitar for ELO-II, and is now a favoured member of The Bev Bevan Band.

Phil Beer Trio

Phil Beer, best known for his multi-instrumental wizardry as one half of England's top acoustic / roots duo Show of Hands, is also touring with his own band, The Phil Beer Band.

Phil Lee

Phil Lee writes intelligent songs full of wit, humor and grace that blend sizzling Dylan-esque rock and roll, country and western, mid-sixties British Invasion and medicine show sounds that end up being utterly unique and sung in a voice that can sho ...

Phil Littler

Three piece original rock band from stoke playing all their own material from off their first album. Currently working on the new album BRAND soon to be released.Loads of guitar solos and very load a must to be seen live.

Phil Maddocks

Singer songwriter based in Congleton Cheshire. Heavily involved with the local roots and folk scene. Gigging regularly.

Phil Robson Organ Trio

From New York - Phil Robson and the fantastic Organ Trio! Phil Robson, an incredibly versatile and creative guitar player as well as composer, named Musician of the Year at 2009 Parliamentary Jazz Awards, nominated in three categories this year, incl ...

Phil Sayers Born To Boogie Band

Exciting and energetic 7 Piece Rhythm and Blues Band, with hints of funk, soul and ska. Four piece smoking brass section. Watch Phil Sayer and his band for a fantastic night of music. A must see for all music lovers.



Phoenix Rising

Phoenix Rising are a Wolverhampton based 4-piece rock band playing all original songs.

Phonic Rapture

Phonic Rapture : Touring the debut album "Dirty Dream of the Filthy Rich". "As an in-your-face rock outfit, Phonic Rapture are untouchable - the heavy hitting likes of F*cktoy, Jacknife and Run Like Hell marking them out as a world class proposition ...


PHOTO are a primal three piece making sexy rock music for all you beautiful, beautiful people. We chase the pop paradox - how to combine the Stooges' sleazy lust for noise with the pop sensibilities of a chart-bound Blondie; how to tap into the power ...


Phronesis is an a Scandinavian/British trio led by Danish bass player Jasper Hoiby and featuring the excellent British pianist Ivo Neame and Swedish drummer Anton Eger. This is a wonderfully interactive trio that is best heard in live performance; it ...

Physics House Band

The Physics House Band have toured and performed notable shows with Jaga Jazzist, Maps & Atlases, LITE, Alt-J, Bosnian Rainbows, Tera Melos, Zechs Marquise, Django Django, 65daysofstatic, Three Trapped Tigers, Mono + more.


Pickled Dick

Hailing from southern England, Pickled Dick is a 3 piece pop rock band with huge hooks, infectious melodies and intruiging lyrics. Their debut full-length 'Panda-moanium' was produced by Peter Miles (Captain Everything!, Howards Alias, King Blues) an ...

Piera Onacko Septet

As an active member of the thriving Birmingham jazz scene, Piera is involved with the Jazzlines Women in Jazz Programme, and has met with industry experts and leading female jazz musicians. While studying at the leading jazz course at Birmingham Cons ...

Pierce Pettis & Brian Houston

Pierce Pettis "Pettis offers sustenance for mind and spirit, packaged in an amiable, easily digestible musical form." - Dirty Linen. "Pierce Pettis doesn't write mere songs, he writes literature. End to end the songwriting is brilliant. His writing ...


Pigbag are a band from another era - remember 'Papa's Got A Brand New Pigbag'? - that have transformed themselves to freshen up the 2012 funk scene and have been blowing crowds away since their unforgettable performance the Mostly Jazz Funk & Sou ...


Think of all your fave 70's punk bands, The Ramones or Stiff little fingers, add more recent influences such as the Wildhearts or Green Day and pay some attention to melody and you're someway to getting to what Pigfish are about. In short , it's h ...

Pink Floid

Highlights of the current 2 hour plus show include: Dark Side Of The Moon, Time, Money, Any Colour You Like, Brain Damage, Eclipse. The Wall, Empty Spaces, Another Brick in the Wall, Is There Anybody Out There?, R ...

Pink Grease

Pink Grease = Attitude, Glamour, Love Death, Emotional decay, Sex, Madness 21st Century Electro Rock and Roll

Pink Spider

Pink Spider are a 4 piece Alt.metal/hardcore band based in the midlands, UK. The band have recently been seen supporting Dillinger Escape Plan, Poison The Well and Skindred

Pink Strip

Pink Strip are a girl fronted self styled pop-metal band......like marmite,love us or hate us you have to try us!

Pint Shot Riot

Having been described some lazy hack as 'bridging the gap between The Libertines and The Kaiser Chiefs', Pint Shot Riot make contemporary Indie guitar pop/rock. They draw from a wide pool of influences including Super Furry Animals, The Doors and The ...

Piskie Sits

Some info to wet your appetite ... Al Donlon - Keyboards, Vocals Craig Hale - Vocals, Guitar Nick Hawes - Guitars Christopher Lambert - Drums Mark Wilson - Bass, Vocals Wakefield's PISKIE SITS' racket is fuelled by a love of US slacker ...


Seen and heard on Kerrang! & Planet Rock. Seen live with The Temperance Movement, Reckless Love, The Union, Planet Rock Stock, The Treatment, Voodoo Six!


Pixies are an American alternative rock band formed in 1986 in Boston.


Placebo are an English alternative rock band, formed in 1992 by singer-guitarist Brian Molko and guitarist-bassist Stefan Olsdal.

Planet Of Women

God may have created man but the gods of rock created Planet of Women. Combining the power of AC/DC with the live show of Tina Turner's soul revue, their unique set up of three singers echoes the pop sensibilities of The Supremes but with the sound o ...

Planet Rock

Planet Rock UK are Britains premier Classic Rock Covers Band playing all the best rock anthems from 4 decades of music. Their set is often well over 2 hours long and always flows with ease from one song to the next. Led Zep, Sabbath, Hendrix, Cream ...

Plastic Pantomime

Boldly going where no covers band has gone before! Muse, Killers, Kings Of Leon, Spandau Ballet, Stereophonics, Radiohead, cliff Richard, T Rex, Blink 182, Bee Gees...the list goes on!


We are a bunch of (mostly) greyheads who have (mostly) spent the last 20 or so years out of the live music scene (and it shows!!!) but are back now without the egos. Our influences are fairly diverse, but we all have a common love of Rhythm and Blues ...


What happens when great music falls into the hands of talented idiots? You get the world's most musically challenged string trio - Pluck! Pluck is the group of three hilarious musicians who compete, ridicule, argue and seduce their way through Bach t ...


stone temple pilots tribute



Po' Girl

Po' Girl, music festival favorites, weave a blend of musical influences, sweetness, grit & soul. These urban troubadours pen harmony-drenched melodies you'll find yourself humming, winning over audiences across the globe with their passionate and ...


Poets of the Fall

Finnish alternative rockers

Polar Bear

Polar Bear, the group led by drummer Sebastian Rochford, return in the spring of 2014 with their fifth album. Broad in scope and potent in spirit, their new music is at once more spacious and more intense than their previous work. The first new recor ...

Polly and the Billets Doux

Known for their flawless and energy-filled live performances, the genre-defying quartet Polly and the Billets Doux boast a genius blend of Folk, Pop, Rock N' Roll, Soul, Country, Blues and even Gospel. Polly and the Billets Doux have been championed ...


Poltergeist are an instrumental dynamic power trio featuring original Echo & the Bunnymen members Will Sergeant on guitar, Les Pattinson on bass, and also Nick Kilroe on drums.


The best in Cowjazz & Celticana - 'Poobah: a title given to someone who exhibits an inflated self-regard' The Poobahs are a newly-formed band and have chosen their name with their collective tongue firmly in their cheek. They don't want to change ...

Pop Art

Pop Art are a Male/Female hi-tech duo & trio who are self contained with PA and Lighting.They sing and play live a broad range of music. They specialise in Entertainment for Weddings, Hotel Dinner Dance Parties and Corporate Functions.

Poppy & The Jezebels

Formed in early september 05, Poppy & The Jezebels are a kickass girlband producing velvetunderground-esque music, with sleazy guitars, keyboard and great lyrics. Mollie Kingsley - vocals Dominique Vine - piano Poppy Twist - drums Amber Br ...

Porcelain Doll

We are a female fronted Metal band in the thane of deftones and lacuna coil. Are music ranges from heavy to Incubus esque tracks. We are a very dedicated band that aim to creat great material and put on a memorable show every time. Our gigs are ...

Porchlight Smoker


Porcupine Tree

Porcupine Tree is unquestionably one of the most difficult-to-categorize and innovative bands working today. The music is breathtaking, ranging from psychedelic trip-hop to progressive metal, and a compendium of other sounds and genres in between. ...


Porpoise are a UK based band who formed around January 2007 when the bass player (Jon Behrendt), guitarist (Pete Stanley) & drummer (Gareth McCabe) disbanded their old band Dials. Realising they still wanted to make music more than anything else, ...

Presidents of the USA

Since the band's their split in December of 1997 fans have been sending letters and e-mails urging the band to reunite and asking why they broke up in the first place. Truth be told, their decision to disband came as a surprise to just about everyone ...

Pressure Pill

The current LIVE set list includes covers from bands such as - The Killers, Stereophonics, Kings of Leon, The Kooks, The Pigeon Detectives, Feeder, Foo Fighters, U2, Blondie, Nickelback,The Jam and many more. The present line up is the best yet re ...


Formed in 2011, Preston-Glasgow-Lowe is a new dynamic group consisting of three of Jazz's most creative young instrumentalists. Each is a technically fearsome player and there's always something to hook onto, whether David Preston's drifting harmo ...

Pretty Reckless

Their debut album 'Light Me Up', produced by Kato Khandwala (Blondie, My Chemical Romance, Paramore), debuted at #6 in the UK album charts, they've had two A-list records on Radio One ('Make Me Wanna Die' and 'Miss Nothing'), plus they opened the 4mu ...

Pride and Glory

Old school metal from the midlands


5 piece rock group from the West Midlands. Female fronted. All original material.

Pritty Green

We are a 5 piece band from the Midlands gigging around the UK, putting together our own style of mod/indie music and exciting live performances. We formed in the early part of 2009. We are progressing with our music in a forever changing industry, ke ...

Problem Solved

Independent British Rock Band


Hits from two of the world's biggest and best selling boy-bands of all time, Westlife and Take that

Project 7

Project-7 have always wanted to focus to be about the music and the temptation to popularise the sound to suit the 'in' fashion is kept at arms length. Although impossible to categorise, comparisons have been made ranging from post-rock favourites s ...

Project Valkyrie

Fused from a collection of musical elements that you would not usually associate with attacking riffs and dark melodies, Project Valkyrie is proving that you can have talent and still play metal. The band has its background in rock, punk and metal fr ...

Prole Position

Something different existentialist glam real heart from the soul.


up and coming redditch indie band


Manchester has a righteous tradition of insisting on being the UK musical capital. But even the most swaggering evangelist for the city would have to admit that the old place has been a bit quiet lately. So with the poise of anybody worthy of claimin ...

Prospect Lane

Digesting influences down the ages from Hendrix, Doors, Pink Floyd, Depeche Mode, U2, Smiths, Nirvana and all the usual indie suspects of the 90/00s, Prospect Lane spit them out sounding nothing like any in the process.


The beginings of PROSTHETICS started back in 2003, they have grasped a mature post-punk sound, influenced by a wide range of artists such as Mogwai, Interpol, Editors, Radiohead, The Cure, Bloc Party, Maximo Park and electronic artists such as Aphex ...

Proximity Effect

Proximity Effect are a B'ham based band. We are: Sam Bollands (Vocals), Matt Ager (Guitar), James McHugh (Bass Guitar), Rich Shakespeare (Drums). We play "Funk Rock" it's heavy riff driven songs with a good rhythm, think Grunge meets RATM, come see f ...

Psychedelic Filberts

John and Rick from Diesel Park West blowing the cobwebs off some classic and not so classic 60's tracks.


Psychemodo are a rock band from Birmingham, England who LOVE music. All sorts of music... that's what makes them different. They have such a joyful disregard for genre that their guitar-based rock can go from punk to funk to indie in a single song. A ...


3 piece band from bromsgrove described as having "lots of energy and are superbly tight" in the bromsgrove advertiser. experiment in every form of music ever.

PTR Williams

Decidedly un-mainstream Pete Williams plays original songs solo on acoustic & electric guitar. He uses 'PTR' to avoid confusion with the talented guy from Dexy's with the same name.

Public Image Ltd

Fronted by former Sex Pistol Johnny Rotton, PiL's music and vision earned them five UK Top 20 singles and five UK Top 20 albums. With a shifting line-up and unique sound, John Lydon guided the band from their debut album 'First Issue' in 1978 through ...


Pull Tiger Tail

Housemates of IT band the KLAXONS, Pull Tiger Tail are striding out on their own. Recently supported !!! at London's KOKO. NME Says "Pull Tiger Tail Roar with Potential" -NME "Bugger us if their melodic crash-bang-wallop pop isn't set to be the s ...

Pulled Apart By Horses

Sometimes it takes years for a band to hit upon a winning formula, but when Pulled Apart By Horses got together in an upstairs room of a Leeds pub back in late 2007, something clicked instantly. It's continued to click ever since, and has provided ut ...


English band formed in Sheffield in 1978. Fronted by Jarvis Cocker, Pulp attained global fame during the 1990s during the 'BritPop' era.

Punk Daddy

Ramones Tribute

Punk'd - the Spirit of 1977

PUNK'D - the Spirit of 1977 Although not based on any particular band of the punk era, Punk'd are an explosive "tribute" act who capture perfectly the very essence of punk itself. With their raw energy, attitude and, above all, their ability to a ...


Pure 6

A five-piece rock and pop covers band, playing all your favourite hits from the 50s right up to the present day. They cover everyone from Bryan Adams, U2, Simple Minds and Robbie Williams to Kaiser Chiefs, The Killers, Green Day and other such greats ...

Pure Love

Singer Frank Carter and guitarist Jim Carroll got together in New York having decided to form their perfect rock band. Both come from backgrounds in hardcore music - Carter was front man with the incendiary British band Gallows; Carroll played in US ...

Purple Stereo

Purple Stereo are indie/blues/rock n rollers from Walsall! Best described as a A love child of BRMC, Foo Fighters, Feeder, Oasis, Black Keys, Black Crowes with a sprinkle of Sabbath!! Brand new track 21st Century Revolution is now availble to stre ...

Push Play

Female fronted band playing west coast, blues, classic & southern rock covers - from Thin Lizzy to Eagles, Sheryl Crow to John Hiatt. Music for grown ups!


Birmingham six piece formed in 1997. Playing a fusion of rock and rap with a bit of laptop techno wizardry thrown in. Released single produced by Fuzz Townsend in 2000. No frills energetic live performances are a breath of fresh air in these days of ...

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