COLLEGE RADIO presents…
@ Record Junkee, Sheffield
£6 adv / 7:30pm
Friday 20th April
— /// Billy Bibby & The Wry Smiles ///
BILLY BIBBY & THE WRY SMILES are an unsigned, four-piece alt-rock ensemble from North Wales/Chester UK. Since playing their first full band gig in November of 2015, the band have tallied well over 100 gigs and festivals in 50+ UK cities, and release da début EP and four singles, including the most recent releases͚ Always Something͛ and͚ Hamburg͛. Hard work is paying off in the form a growing, grassroots fan base, as well as music industry recognition with two grant wins from Horizons/BBC Launchpad and Arts Council of Wales toward new music development and touring. Billy Bibby & The Wry Smiles have caught the attention of numerous tastemakers such as Adam Walton of BBC Introducing, Janice Long and Eleri Siôn of BBC Radio Wales, Tim Cocker of Virgin Radio UK, Jim Gellatly of Amazing Radio, Radio X, NME, and over 100 radio and media outlets in the UK and abroad. Summer 2017 found the band bonding with festivalgoers across the UK, performing buzzworthy sets at FOCUS Wales, Dot to Dot Bristol, headlining The Crystal Stage at Tramlines (Sheffield), gracing Kendal Calling's Calling Out Stage, and Victorious Festival (Portsmouth).
— /// Sundance///
Sundance is an indie rock quartet from Barnsley with a growing reputation on the Sheffield scene.
— /// Keyframe ///
Keyframe are a new indie/alternative rock band from Sheffield who have introduced themselves to the Sheffield circuit this year with a support slot at the legendary Leadmill.
— £6 adv / £8 otd
Tunes throughout the night from:
Arcade Fire / Foals / Tame Impala / Brand New / LCD Soundsystem / The Killers / Gorillaz / Wolf Alice / Oasis / Manchester Orchestra / The Black Keys / MGMT / The Cure / U2 / HAIM / Kings of Leon / The Strokes / Yeah Yeah Yeahs / Death Cab For Cutie / The National and many many more…