THE NIGHT & DAY SHOWCASE
DEAD SLOW HOOT
Bittersweet, anthemic, melancholy alt rock made in Sheffield.
Dead Slow Hoot combine poetic lyricism with rich musical textures and sparse sonic landscapes to fill your ears with melancholy musings.
“Frontman Hugo Lynch delivers powerful, poignant vocals that culminate into an impressive mix of reverb drenched guitar riffs, dreamy melodies and energetic drums that will make the hairs on the back of your neck stand to attention and demand more.” English Rain Records
“Sounds like a haunting version of the Doctor Who theme if it were written by Danny Elfman and directed by Tim Burton as a glam rock opera.” Backseat Mafia
Hailing from Rochdale, Will Walton writes “happysadsongs,” blending glossy, upbeat pop instrumentals and melodies with melancholic and introspective lyrics.
After releasing a few demos in summer 2017, Will took to the studio and in April 2018, they self produced and released their debut EP, “selfhelpsongs,” backed by the lead single “Even When You’re Sinking.”
Over a year on, Will is gearing up to begin performing again with the release of a new single “Panic Panic,” due to release on May 24th.
Encompassing alternative, post-rock, pop and funk influences, Soma Sons are an ambitious four-piece with a broad musical spectrum. They combine pounding beats, hooky bass lines, glistening guitars and soaring vocals to produce a dynamic and exciting show.