Category : Introducing

Introducing #10 – Forest Fires

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. When we formed everything happened quite quickly in terms of writing and recording so there was a 3 week period where we had the songs, but no name and as such…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #9 – The British IBM

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. We’re named after a line of dialogue from the BBC film Micro Men. It’s a dramatisation of the rivalry between Acorn and Sinclair in the eighties and how the founders; Clive…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #8 – Mutiny on the Bounty

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. Nicolas (Guitar) : This is probably the question we’re getting asked the most since we formed the band. The “Mutiny on the Bounty” was a mutiny aboard the British Royal Navy ship…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #7 – Skies Fell

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. David : The name, Skies Fell, is a very subtle reference to a film but it’s really just something that we all liked the tone of. A sort of post-apocalyptic vibe. Where…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #6 – Astralnaut

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. It was a matter of great debate in the band for a long time, which I suppose served us well because there was a mystery involved among our friends and people…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #5 – Miccoli

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. Sorry! nothing interesting to tell here; it’s our surname (which is Italian). ▶ When did the band form and how long did it take to find the bands own sound?  We formed…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #4 – Sweet Taste

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. I (Niall) met Chris (Guitar) in 2009, after having met on a N.I music forum. He brought his acoustic guitar to my then girlfriend’s house and we spent an afternoon playing…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #3 – Rupert Stroud

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. I’m Rupert Stroud. I’m an Alternative acoustic singer / songwriter from West Yorkshire. ▶ When did the band form and how long did it take to find the bands own sound?  I…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #2 – Dylan Mondegreen

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. Mondegreen means misheard lyrics, and well, a Dylan mondegreen refers to misheard Bob Dylan lyrics. It wasn’t my intention that people should believe it’s a person’s name, but it seems like…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #1 – The Ready Stance

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. Every sport has a ready stance, or ready position. We liked the name and the idea of being able to use classic imagery of boxers, wrestlers, etc However, it’s so difficult…

November 19, 2012