Matching witty, tongue-in-cheek lyrics to jagged guitars, GRAVVES are noise merchants bar none. They occupy a space where punk fury, alt-rock hugeness and truly infectious songs coexist. Blasts of vicious feedback live alongside a swagger ladened with naggingly catchy hooks.
This Spring will see the emerging trio from North Wales release their new EP Oh, The Joy through Loner Noise Records on the 27th April. The EP is loud, infectious and downright cataclysmic – The 6 songs of Oh, The Joy showcases a band taking aim at bigger things.
Oh, The Joy is available to pre-order now: http://www.gravves.com/
“We’re super excited for people to finally hear the new songs we’ve been working on.” said bassist Adam Hughes. “The EP took us a bit longer than it should of to finish, but we couldn’t be happier with the outcome. We are now just looking ahead to losing our voices and breaking our bodies on the road.”
Lead single, ‘Power Bomb Baby’ was released on the 8th March and picked up a whole host of airplay, including support from Alex Baker at Kerrang! Radio and Adam Walton at BBC Radio Wales.
Oh, The Joy was recorded, mixed and mastered by Michael Whalley (Brock n Broll Recordings).
In support of the new record, GRAVVES will take to the road, including appearances at Wrong Festival, Sound City and Focus Wales. Live Dates below:
28 APR 2018 – Liverpool UK, Wrong Festival
06 MAY 2018 – Liverpool UK, Sound City
10 MAY 2018 – Wrexham UK, Focus Wales Festival
11 MAY 2018 – Preston UK, The Ferret
12 MAY 2018 – Wrexham UK, Focus Wales Festival
26 MAY 2018 – Llanidloes UK, Kingsfest
27 MAY 2018 – Birmingham UK, Die Das Der
Oh, The Joy follows the bands 2017 debut EP Rattle, also released through Liverpool-based Loner Noise Records. Singles ‘Tribes’ and ‘My Pet Rihanna’ received widespread airplay by the likes of BBC Radio 6, BBC Radio Wales, Amazing Radio and Kerrang! Radio. The release also received numerous gleaming reviews online, being described as “a bratty, scuzzy brand of balls-out grunge rock, bursting with snarling punk attitude.”
Oh, The Joy will be available on CD and Digital Download from the 27th April 2018