October Drift @ The Louisiana, Bristol, United Kingdom

Agressive Management presents:

October Drift

The Louisiana, Bristol, United Kingdom

Sunday 30 April  7:30 PM
£7adv   Entry Requirements: 16+ (under 18s must be accompanied by an adult)

Aggressive Management Present
OCTOBER DRIFT
live at The Louisiana, Bristol

Special guests KONG

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  • October Drift
    October Drift

    OCTOBER DRIFT

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6RqvJKgYYmk

    "...a muscular slug of sugar-coated power rock”- Q Magazine

    “A flourishing reputation for live shows” - The Independent

    Rising newcomers October Drift have gained a strong word-of-mouth following since exploding onto the music scene at the start of 2015.

    Despite the early success of their incendiary debut singles – receiving support from Steve Lamacq, John Kennedy and Q magazine to name but a few - and string of sold-out gigs, this band still remain something of an enigma.

    October Drift’s music is similarly ambiguous, characterised by their signature wall of sound guitars, soaring, ponderous vocals and driving, urgent drums.

    The band have gained a reputation for delivering blistering, high-energy live shows. Indeed, their first tour sold out before even releasing their first single, such is the buzz around their live performances.

    With a strong DIY ethos, the band record everything themselves in their own studio and even hand-make much of their own merchandise. This organic approach led them to a complete shun of social media throughout 2015.

    But that’s all set to change as the band’s word-of-mouth following continues to grow and the music press begin to take notice of October Drift’s melancholic growl.

    RECENT FESTIVALS
    - BBC 6 Music Festival – Brighton
    - Dot to Dot Festival – Bristol
    - Dot to Dot Festival – Manchester
    - Tramlines Festival – Sheffield
    - Camden Rocks Festival – London
    - Nozstock Festival – Hidden Valley
    - Always The Sun Festival – Guildford
    - Southsea Festival – Portsmouth
    - Twisterella Festival – Middlesbrough
    - What Became Of Us Festival – Oxford
    - What Became Of Us Festival – Leicester
    - Kaya Festival – South Wales

    UPCOMING FESTIVALS IN 2017
    The Great Escape Festival - Brighton
    Deer Shed Festival - North Yorkshire
    Tramlines Festival - Sheffield
    2Q Festival - Derby
    Stockton Calling Festival - Stockton
    BlackThorn Festival - Manchester
    Live At Leeds Festival - Leeds
    more tbc

    “A distinct lack of social media presence made sure early cuts were shrouded in a sense of mystique, serving only to heighten the growing buzz” - Line of Best Fit

    "Brooding, personally-etched songwriting" - CLASH

    "Blending meloncholic drone with visceral garage-punk, October Drift are a band you're going to absolutely love" - Gigwise

    https://soundcloud.com/octoberdrift/cherry-red

    Website - http://www.octoberdrift.co.uk
    Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/octoberdrift/
    Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/octoberdrift
    YouTube - http://www.youtube.com/octoberdrift

    October Drift booking agent - Steve Zapp at I.T.B

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