Sorry Escalator

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Benjamin Straughair Hints of Jesus and Marychain/ Lemonheads blues distorted guitar melodies entwine around a Frank Black/Dinosaur Junior vocal hook. Beautifully crafted catchy and singable choral melodies are underpinned with anthemic fuzz riff choruses, great production and song construction shine with sweeping drum rolls and splashy cymbals over the classic shoegazey indie bassline, none of which detracts from the bands originality.
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//Syndicate V.M// Great shoegaze. ranks with the classics. It's not nu-gaze bs. Favorite track: Dionysus.
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    Debut self titled EP released in the summer of 2016. Includes insert of track listing but otherwise reverse artwork is blank.

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guitars and vox - ryan welsh, shaun lockwood
drums - sean graham
bass - penny dreadful
words - ryan welsh
music - sry esc
engineering - matthew brown
cover photo - shaun lockwood
recorded at jar mills studios, may 2016


released June 17, 2016



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Sorry Escalator Middlesbrough, UK

A noisy, poppy, gazey four piece based both in Middlesbrough and Leeds. Formed in 2012 as a solo project of guitarist Ryan Welsh the bands sound developed over the next four years with the additions of Sean Graham, Shaun Lockwood and Jamie Hogg, Sorry escalator released their debut EP in the summer of 2016. The band are now writing new music in order to release a full length LP. So come wander. ... more

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