Genre: Alt-Rock, Heavy Blues, Punk
Members: Alice Rain (Bass), Chris Britain (Drums), Vinny Piana (Guitar & Vocals)
“One of the things that makes rock ’n’ roll great is its little imperfections and riding on the edge of disaster, knowing full well that any second it could all just fall apart.” – Vinny Piana
In an East London gutter, something deep, primal and most definitely weird is stirring.
Boy From The Crowd Cocktail: take a pinch of heavy blues, mix with some edgy surf rock, shake (don’t stir) with a hefty dose of punk attitude and some good old-fashioned rock n roll swagger. Infuse with tension, blend with menace and you’re starting to get a flavour of the rich and potent firewater served up by Boy From The Crowd.
Boyfromthecrowd started in late 2014 as a duo and is now a 3 piece band signed to Public Pressure Records
“Boy From The Crowd has released a creative masterpiece.” LOUDER THAN WAR
“It’s loud, visceral and hits like a hammer. “Where the Bees Come to Die”, which has received rave reviews and, more importantly, attracted fans.” THE HUFFINGTON POST
“A great EP. The tone of the voice is the key factor here.” BLUNTIQ
“The amount of style, coolness and tripped-out, thrash-rock in is extraordinary” SLEEPING BAGS STUDIOS
“Sounds like an even more pissed off Joe Strummer.” ELLEN WOODS
“And the message here? Rock ‘n’ roll, when done right, is still as life-affirming as it ever was.” ABSOLUTE PUNK
Revelator (Single: Digital, 2015)
Where the bees come to die (EP: Vinyl, CD, Digital, 2016)
Johnny B. Goode (cover) (7” Lathe cut, 2016, ILM day special)
Videos (when we were still a duo)