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29.11.2017

 

FIZZY BLOOD and WEIRDS to support SPRING KING on January/February 2018 UK Tour

 

Certainly not the case for FIZZY BLOOD having a rest. Leeds based high energy quintet are pleased to announce their support to Spring King on the first half of their February UK headline tour. CalvaLouise(Click here to check them out) will also join on all dates marked *.

2018
24th January – Reading, South Streets Art Centre
25th January – Milton Keynes, Craufurd Arms
26th January – Tunbridge Wells, Forum
27th January – Dover, Booking Hall
30th January – Bath, Moles
31st January – Guildford, Boileroom
1st February – St Albans, The Horn
2nd February – Cardiff, Clwb Ifor Bach
4th February – Swansea, Sin City
5th February – Southampton, The Loft*
6th February – Norwich Waterfront Studio*
7th  February – Nottingham Bodega*

 

Support on subsequent dates will come from fellow Leeds band WEIRDS.
2018
9th February – Stoke-On-Trent, Sugarmill*
10th February – Sheffield, The Harley*
11th February – Leeds, Brudenell Community Room*
13th February – York, The Crescent*
14th February – Edinburgh, Sneaky Pete’s*
15th February – Newcastle, Think Tank Underground*
16th February – Hull, Fruit*
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Fizzy Blood released their breakthrough EP Summer of Luv, which received KKKK from Kerrang!, and have achieved an impressive set of live performance. They are wrapping up their biggest year to date in the studio to work on new music. 2018 will see the band on their own UK headline tour in February. Click here for the details: Fizzy Blood Headline Tour

 

To find out more about Fizzy Blood, visit their sites using the links below;
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FIZZYBLOODMUSIC/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/fizzybloodband/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/FIZZYBLOODMUSIC/
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/fizzyblood
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/1b4CSS8iXMbRk0fQ5HxcKJ
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC81qGTbQMmfH6-C1fBZh7sg

 

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Weirds released their brilliantly ambitious debut album Swarmculture in May this year, which gained 4/5 from Upset. The band kick off a UK tour with Pulled Apart By Horses today. Click here the details: WEIRDS Nov/Dec Tour.
The band are currently working on new music for 2018, watch this space!

 

To find out more about Weirds, visit their sites using the links below;
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/weirdsband/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/weirdstagram/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/weirdsband
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/weirds
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/2lBeT2DTx7tg1GqZsbWYvy
Vevo: https://www.vevo.com/artist/weirds
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoMAWJKP3Y8w8Mjv4ajdOkA/videos

 

 

 

 



 

 

 

22.11.2017

SECRETS start UK/European headline tour 

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US post hardcore quartet Secrets set to start their UK and European tour today, and are joined by special guests Shields in UK and Our Hollow, Our Home in Europe. Also they will be supported by handful of quality bands locally.

Secrets were formed in 2011 and are based in San Diego, California. They have released 3 studio albums and have been boasting 200,000 monthly listeners on Spotify. The band have solidified their name Stateside, having toured alongside Asking Alexandria, Slaves, Ice Nine Kills and Blessthefall, as well as appearing on Vans Warped Tour. 

Set to be released in early 2018, the Californian band’s new album will be self-titled as the band press forward with a bigger and more mature sound. Earlier this month, the band released a music video for their new track ‘Five Years’ which features in the band’s forthcoming album.

 

Make sure to see Secrets live at one of the shows below!

Tour dates:
22/11/2017 – London UK, Boston Music Room*
23/11/2017 – Manchester UK, Satans Hollow*
24/11/2017 – Northampton UK, Roadmender*
25/11/2017 – Bridgend UK, Hobos*
26/11/2017 – Bristol UK, The Lanes*
27/11/2017 – Bournemouth UK, The Anvil*
28/11/2017 – Eindhoven NL, Dynamo**
29/11/2017 – Leipzig DE, Naumanns**
30/11/2017 – Berlin DE, Maze Club**
01/12/2017 – Wroclaw PL, DK Luksus**
02/12/2017 – Prague CZ, Klub 007**
03/12/2017 – Budapest HU, A38**
04/12/2017 – Vienna AT, Arena**
05/12/2017 – Munich DE, Backstage**
06/12/2017 – Milan IT, Circle Svolta**
07/12/2017 – Aarau CH, Kiff**
08/12/2017 – Tessenderlo BE, The Box**
09/12/2017 – Bochum DE, Matrix**
* with Shields
**with Our Hollow, Our Home

 

To find out more about Secrets, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: http://secretsofficial.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/secretsofficial/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/secretsofficial/
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/1TRVqozKc5Qk1cjwRdWBSl
Twitter: https://twitter.com/secretsofficial
YouTube: youtube.com/SecretsOfficial

 

 

 



 

 

 

 

20.11.2017

NORMANDIE release new video for ‘Pay For This’ and UK tour with Ryan Key (ex-Yellowcard) and Grumble Bee

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Swedish rock quartet Normandie have released the music video for their brand new single ‘Pay For This’, and to coincide with their forthcoming UK/European tour. ‘Pay For This’ is the first track to feature their new bassist Lucas Englund.


Normandie are returning to the road after a successful summer of festival appearances which include their Download Festival debut. Since the release of  their debut album ‘Inguz’, the band inked an US deal with InVogue Records to release the album, which made them twice in the US Billboard Charts.

Their forthcoming tour will be co-headlined by former Yellowcard frontman William Ryan Key. Both acts will perform headline-length sets and Normandie will close each show. Also they will be joined by solo sensation Grumble Bee.

Tour Dates:
28.11.2017 – Paris FR, Backstage (Tickets)
29.11.2017 – Antwerp BE, Kavka (Tickets)
30.11.2017 – Haarlem NL, Patronaat Z3 (Tickets)
02.12.2017 – Cologne DE, MTC (Tickets)
03.12.2017 – Hamburg DE, Headcrash (Tickets)
04.12.2017 – Berlin DE, Musik Und Frieden (Tickets)
06.12.2017 – Cardiff UK, Clwb Ifor Bach (Tickets)
07.12.2017 – London UK, Boston Music Room* (Tickets)
09.12.2017 – Southampton UK, Joiners (Tickets)
10.12.2017 – Nottingham UK, Bodega (Tickets)
11.12.2017 – Birmingham UK, O2 Academy 3 (Tickets)
13.12.2017 – Manchester UK, Sound Control (Tickets)
14.12.2017 – Glasgow UK, Attic (Tickets)
15.12.2017 – Newcastle UK, Think Tank (Tickets)
*Normandie & William Ryan Key only

 

To find out more about Normandie, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: https://www.normandieofficial.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/normandieofficial
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/normandieofficial/
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/1zsOttiR3VjZRnw4Iq8Zg6
Twitter: https://twitter.com/wearenormandie
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/WeAreNormandie

 

 

 

 



 

 

18.11.2017

The Trusted release new studio live video

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Southend four-piece alternative rock band The Trusted defiantly embrace the classic strictures of vocals, lead-guitar, bass and drums. And they craft a sound that reminds you of why you fell in love with garage guitar bands in the first place. Under the name of Indigo in early stage of their band life, they have performed frequently and been well known in local music scene. Since they became The Trusted and current lineup, the band is even more focused on their music.

“Boy” & “Cigarettes & Chandeliers” // Broom Cupboard Stories is a newly filmed studio live video, which is the Broom Cupboard Sessions’ Episode 4 and was released yesterday. The band perform their brand new single “Boy” and an unreleased song “Cigarettes & Chandeliers” as well as the boys talk about their future and their writing process.

 

Also you might like to check out their official music video for “Boy” which was released earlier this month.

 

The Trusted are going to play at Dublin Castle, Camden on 25th November. It’s gonna be a cracking one for sure! Click below to find out the event:
25/11/17 Dublin Castle, Camden (London)

 

To find out more about The Trusted, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: https://www.thetrusted.co.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/thetrusted
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thetrusted_/
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/thetrusted
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/08kAhC7OUPdnD0dGaX5OLG
Twitter: https://twitter.com/thetrustedband
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjSOEo_PmQYN3hATqawtkK

 

 

 

 



 

 

18.10.2017

Sad Blood release final single ‘Little Love Letters’

 

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UK emo band Sad Blood have released their final ever single, a fittingly anthemic ode called ‘Little Love Letters’. The band are to play their single release show and the final show tomorrow (19.10.17) at Birthdays, Dalston, London, with support from brand new garage punk band Pretty Pistol, as well as Guillotine, and Gender Roles.

In their short history, Sad Blood have played with Can’t Swim, The Early November, Wallflower and many more. Headed by George Phillips (who with Daniel Goldberg – drums, is in Fresh), the band recorded their debut EP in 2015 and in 2016 released the critically acclaimed ‘Legion of Gloom’.

The track is the band’s last hurrah, but expect exciting news of future developments very shortly.

For more information about Sad Blood:
Official Website: http://www.sadblood.co.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sadbloodband/
Twitter: http://twitter.com/sadbloodband
BandCamp: https://sadblood.bandcamp.com/
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/sadblood-music
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/5R2CWTyWWXNgXRAlNLFcE6
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSfFxJq-2WEbU6kykGZBrvg

 

 

 



 

 

 

PARTISAN release a new single to support CRISIS

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Manchester alternative indie band Partisan are officially releasing a single for the charity organisation CRISIS, and the track is also called “Crisis”. It is now available in all the usual digital distribution places. All the proceeds will go to the charity and the idea for them to do this was born from the Musicians Against Homelessness initiative.
As you are aware that homelessness is an increasing problem across the UK and the world, and something that is close to their hearts.

The band is planning to release their next single at the end of October. They have a few gigs to support this release as below.

partisan live dates



Death Blooms confirmed as guests on Insane Clown Posse’s UK Tour

death blooms (2)Rising metal band based in Liverpool and Manchester, Death Blooms have been confirmed as guests on legendary horrorcore duo Insane Clown Posse‘s UK tour this November with special guests Mushroomhead.
The band’s frontman Paul Barrow says about the announcement, “We are really honoured and excited to be a part of this tour, especially with two bands who epitomise the scene which we grew up in. It’s going to be amazing to be able to share the stage with them, and we can’t wait to get out there!”

Death Blooms released their blistering self titled debut EP in May this year and received critical acclaim from the press and music fans alike for their melodic hardcore metal fusion.
You can watch their latest music video for “Sick” here:

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Insane Clown Posse UK Tour Dates:
13th Nov – Leeds o2 Academy
14th Nov – Newcastle o2 Academy
15th Nov – Glasgow o2 ABC
16th Nov – Bristol o2 Academy
17th Nov – Manchester o2 Ritz
18th Nov – Birmingham o2 Institute
19th Nov – London o2 Forum Kentish Town

The tickets are available – Get Your Ticket here

To find out more about Death Blooms, visit their sites using the links below;
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dthblms/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/www.instagram.com/dthblms
Spotify: http://spoti.fi/2sK26Hb
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/dthblms
Twitter: https://twitter.com/dthblms
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLODM3NRHKx2i_qdykZsQsA
MIND: https://www.mind.org.uk

TOM LUMLEY announces addictive new single ‘Just Like The Light’ release and October UK tour

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Cambridge born singer songwriter Tom Lumley returns with stunning new single ‘Just Like The Light’, which is due to be released on 13th October 2017 followed by a 5-day long UK tour.

Lumley‘s new single is the next chapter for him, as he steps away from his debut EP ‘Dream City’ and looks forward to the next step in his career.

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In October, he sets off to “The Light Tour” with his full band, and will be supported by some of the most exciting bands in UK alternative rock scene today; Fire Lady Luck and Your Illuminations.
Dates: October 2017
17th – Portland Arms, Cambridge
18th – Surya, London
19th – SWX (Room 2), Bristol
20th – Jumping Jacks, Newcastle
21st – Fac 251, Manchester

‘Just Like The Light’ is about the type of people who are your friends until someone more popular shows up. It represents how easily certain people will stab you in the back for popularity.” – Tom Lumley

To find out more about Tom Lumley, visit their sites using the links below;
Facebook: www.facebook.com/TomLumleyMusic
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tomlumleymusicuk/
Twitter: www.twitter.com/TomLumleyMusic
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/tomlumleymusic
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3VVvWFYBMHzNSttNGsRdIm
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_i5qP98NgOPZ1YLNCW1o0A

Chay Snowdon set off for their first ever tour

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Modern indie rock’n’roll band, Chay Snowdon are very excited about their first ever tour in September. They have been very active in the south of England, and now a Plymouth based band they are ready to explore the country. Having released three singles, where you will find Chay’s authentic vocals with unique and catchy tunes, their music definitely needs to be heard by wider audience.
All  details about the tour can be found on their facebook page: Click Here

Chay Snowdon tour

Chay released the third single “Around The Sun” earlier this year, which currently seems to have become a cult anthem for the summer this year and so we would expect them to bring you some sunshine on their tour in September.

To find out more about Chay Snowdon, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: http://www.chaysnowdon.co.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/chaysnowdonmusic/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chaysnowdon/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/@snowdon_chay
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/chaysnowdon
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/6efJb9OIDhqr7gZkrVDFIP
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEyMHMKk9ZPVls-EXKQtI9Q

Fizzy Blood released new single “ADHD” followed by EP “Summer Of Luv”

FizzyBlood2016-www.stevenhaddock.co.uk-9.jpgThe rising Leeds band Fizzy Blood released new single “ADHD” on 21st August, just before the band’s performance on the hallowed grounds of Reading & Leeds Festivals this weekend. “ADHD” is the third single from their forthcoming EP “Summer Of Luv” due to be released on 1st September 2017. The EP follows colossal debut EP ​”Feast” (2015), which generated widespread praise and​ ​fuelled​ ​shows​ ​alongside​ Allusondrugs ,​ ​​The Virginmarys,​ ​​Max Raptor ​and​ ​​The Dead Kennedys.

“Being a band based in Leeds all you hear, all summer long is ‘Ahh so you are going to Leeds Festival, right?’ In Years previous we would have said with broken hearts a collective “no”. We’re all buzzing to now actually reply to those with ‘yeah, see you there!’ Without a doubt, it is our favourite festival in the UK, and it will be an exciting first for many of us to check out Reading festival too. We love mud so much!” – Benji Inkley (vocals/guitar)


SHOWS

25th​ ​Aug​ ​-​ ​Leeds​ ​Festival
26th​ ​Aug​ ​-​ ​234​ ​Festival, Brighton
27th​ ​Aug​ ​-​ ​Reading​ ​Festival
22nd​ ​Sep​ ​-​ ​Kamio,​ ​London​ ​(Phil​ ​Taggart’s​ ​Slacker​ ​Night)
23rd​ ​Sep​ ​-​ ​Reeperbahn​ ​Festival,​ ​Hamburg​ ​(GE)
11th​ ​Nov ​-​ ​​ ​Lenmania​ ​Festival,​ ​Tufnell​ ​Park​ ​Dome,​ ​London


“Summer Of Luv”
– 2nd single from EP “Summer Of Luv”


To find out more about Fizzy Blood, visit their sites using the links below;

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FIZZYBLOODMUSIC/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/fizzybloodband/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/FIZZYBLOODMUSIC/
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/fizzyblood
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/1b4CSS8iXMbRk0fQ5HxcKJ
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC81qGTbQMmfH6-C1fBZh7sg


InVisions
release their debut album “Never Nothing”

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Hailing from York, InVisions are a young metalcore band, and have a collective vision to create heavy-hitting, adrenaline-fuelled music that nodded to classic thrash, whilst retaining a fresh and modern sound. They breathe new life into British metalcore scene.

Their debut album “NEVER NOTHING” ​is produced by York’s metalcore dream team, brothers Sam and Joe Graves of Innersound Studios (Asking Alexandria, Eyes Set To Kill, Deaf Havana). The album was finally released today 18th August. The band’s latest single from the album is “Soul Seeker”, which showcases brimming energy alongside the band’s trademark guitar crunch and crowd-commanding pulse.

To find out more about InVisions, visit their sites using the links below;
Facebook: http://www.Facebook.com/InVisionsOfficial/
Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/invisions_offficial/
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/invisionstweets
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCWjyDfkDSqCWOSW8sxHCBOg/featured
Bandcamp: http://www.Invisionsofficial.bandcamp.com
Online Store: 
Buy ‘NEVER NOTHING’ – out now!
DIGITAL: http://hyperurl.co/iVNeverNothingHub
PHYSICAL: http://invisionsofficial.bigcartel.com 

Puppet Theory releasing their new single “I, The King”

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Hailing from Manchester, the indie alternative pop band Puppet Theory are going to release their new single “I, The King” on 1st July 2017. It is a fantastic timing for them to release this song as their uplifting new single will be the song you are happy to hear through the summer.

The band consists of four energetic lads play catchy, punchy pop songs that will get stuck in your head. Puppet Theory have the perfect blend of UK influences, consisting of 2 Mancunians, a Scouser and a Southerner whose energy, edginess and musical expertise work together to create an unforgettable set.

“I, The King” is available to pre-order now!


https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/i-the-king-single/id1245294103

To find out more about Puppet Theory, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: www.puppettheory.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wearepuppettheory/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/puppet_theory/
SoudCloud: soundcloud.com/puppet_theory
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/7G1RtjFVADpT6UjkIgnH0M
Twitter: twitter.com/puppet_theory
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7jB90YLQJxHx31yFmPpNuw

 MAYPINE releasing their EP “In The Back Of My Mind” in August

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Hailing from Brighton, MAYPINE was formed in mid 2016, and rapidly progressed through the Brighton scene, already establishing themselves as one of the most exciting new pop-punk bands in the UK.

The band spent the summer months in 2016 crafting their set and refining their live show in anticipation for their Winter UK tour. Following their single A Little Sooner which was released on 15th May, the quintet are ready to present their EP In The Back Of My Mind, due to be released on 4th August 2017.

To Support the release of their EP, alongside a UK tour with much revered Brit pop-punkers Better Than Never and Coast To Coast, this year is anticipated to be a very eventful one. Before the band fully take flight, catch MAYPINE live this August, at the below intimate venues:

MAYPINE – August tour:
Friday 04 – Hope & Ruin, Brighton*
Saturday 05 – Mulberry Tavern, Sheffield
Sunday 06 – Creepy Wee Pub, Dunfermline (Acoustic/afternoon set)
Sunday 06 – The Attic/The Garage, Glasgow***
Tuesday 08 – Retro Bar, Manchester***
Thursday 10 – The Shed, Leicester**
Friday 11 – The Thunderbolt, Bristol**
Saturday 12 – The Attic, Torquay**
Sunday 13 – The Joiners, Southampton**
Monday 14 – The Black Heart, Camden**
Tuesday 15 – The Attic, Ashford**
Wednesday 16th – TJ’s, Eastbourne*.
(*MAYPINE | **w/ Better Than Never | *** w/ Coast To Coast)

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To find out more about MAYPINE, visit their sites using the links below;

Official Website: https://www.maypineofficial.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MAYPINEUK/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/maypineuk/
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/5AwwX1P1Saf9dw2nq3oclb
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/maypineuk
Twitter: https://twitter.com/maypineuk
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCTaAoRCBltPzU_eigCSRhQw

Partisan to release their new single “Too Late” on 30th June 2017

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Formed in Manchester in 2013, Partisan are a Rock band who are committed to their cause. Their punchy, bold and unflinching anthems are taking authentic rock back into the mainstream, evidenced by their ever increasing fanbase.

Now Partisan return with ‘Too Late” a song that marks a change of direction.  Embracing a funkier sound, the single sees the band deliver a rallying cry against the backdrop of the UK’s general election. Lead vocalist Stuart Armstrong says “I wanted to write a song that encapsulated a sense of frustration among so many in the current political climate”.

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To find out more about Partisan, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: https://www.wearepartisan.rocks
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wearepartisan
Twitter: https://twitter.com/Wearepartisan
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/partisan77

Read our previous article featured Partisan“Two Lovers” review

JayCee to cerebrate their 2nd EP release

jaycee ep2 2Welsh alt-rock quartet JayCee announced releasing heir 2nd EP on 24th June 2017.
Almost a year go, the band released their self-titled debut EP, which showed their talent with plenty of originality.
You can read our review and interview here; JayCee debut EP – review / interview
Looking forward to finding out what the young band bring to us this time!
EP2 launch party will be on the release day 24th June in Swansea, Wales. Go and hear their new songs live!
Event page: JayCee EP2 Launch Party

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To find out more about JayCee, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: http://jayceeband.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/jayceeband
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jayceeband/
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/jayceeband
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/1wdf1znjngZYbB8slxqsCA
Twitter: https://twitter.com/JayCeeband
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMSh6jgMcZoiilOZ7XbtPHA

 

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