The worlds of British rock and Americana colliding into a perfect indie debut.
“Feral indie rock thrills” – Radio X
“Unique chemistry between the two both in terms of songwriting prowess and their prolific live performance” – Clash
“Without doubt, one of the best live bands out there” – XS Noise
Off the back of their debut offering ‘Wake In Fright’, London four piece band ‘Desert Planes’ have picked up ears with their unique blend of indie/ Americana rock. With a new single about to be released, produced by Rich Turvey (blossoms, the coral, clean cut kid) at Liverpool’s parr street studios and spending 2016 honking in their live performance support he likes of Spector, kyko and johnny lloyd, Desert Planes are an upcoming band with a live show not to be missed.
THE LONG KNIVES
They draw influence from 70’s punk, 80’s hardcore and 90’s alternative rock. Song subjects include trench warfare, extensive record collections, the crimes of Charles Manson and the plight of Native Americans. For fans of The Replacements, Public Image Limited, Wire and Husker Du.
Described to have the vocal range of Marvin Gaye and the musicality of Harry Nilsson, Thom’s catchy music has taken on many different forms, but there is always an underlying tone of romance with colourful splashes of nostalgia running throughout well-crafted melodies and insightful lyrics; the music will catch your imagination.