ABOUT US

IN BRIEF:

Jamie Farrell - Singer & Rhythm Guitarist

Favourites:

Band/album: Linkin Park - Meteora

Book: I don’t even read unless I have to…?

Meal/Food: Pizza (with all the meat)

Movie: Avengers: Endgame

Notables:

Best holiday you’ve been on? The first time my son and I went camping to the Lake District (2016)

Dream job if not a musician? Actor

First ever gig? Alter Bridge at the o2 Academy (formerly known as the Carling Academy) in Newcastle, November 2005.

Morning person or night owl? Night Owl. I feel like I’ve robbed myself of the best part of the day if I go to bed before midnight.

Most valued possession? My Gretsch Streamliner

What 3 items other than food and water would you have on a desert island? A guitar, a mobile phone, and sun cream.

What do you do when you’re not playing music? Be a dad, watch films, set things on fire. 

Who would you want to play you in a movie? Jack Black. For every age of my life. I think JB at his current age playing teenage Jamie would be one of the funniest things ever.



IN BRIEF:

Matt Osbeldiston – Bass guitar

Favourites:

Band/album: Guns N Roses – Appetite for Destruction, Megadeth – Peace Sells… But Who’s Buying?

Book: The Lord of the Rings

Meal/Food: Tortillas/Fajitas

Movie: The Dark Knight trilogy

Notables:

Best holiday you’ve been on? NC500 in Scotland

Dream job if not a musician? Astronaut

First ever gig? Velvet Revolver at Newcastle in 2005

Morning person or night owl? Night owl that stays up until morning!

Most valued possession? My piano

What 3 items other than food and water would you have on a desert island? A piano, a guitar and a plane!

What do you do when you’re not playing music? I like reading books, drinking coffee, climbing mountains and hanging out with my niece and nephew

Who would you want to play you in a movie? Brad Pitt


IN BRIEF:

Joe Fletcher - Drums & occasional cowbell

Favourites:

Band/album: Alter Bridge - One Day Remains

Book: Does the Domino’s menu count?

Meal/Food: Parmo’s - Including burgers, wraps & pizza (Domino’s need to get on the Parmo pizza)

Movie: The Lord of The Rings trilogy

Notables:

Best holiday you’ve been on? Canada & the NC500 in Scotland because of the epic scenery & wildlife but also Turkey 2016 because of the fried chicken. Chris will back me up.

Dream job if not a musician? F1 driver

First ever gig? Children in Need concert 2002 at The Riverside Stadium - Busted, Liberty X and Sugababes

Morning person or night owl? As much as I appreciate a beautiful sunrise, going to bed when the sun is coming up does not help me experience them often

Most valued possession? My drums

What 3 items other than food and water would you have on a desert island? A copy of ‘How to Survive on a Desert Island’ by Jim Pipe, a knife and a roll of duct tape

What do you do when you’re not playing music? Photography, exploring new places, climbing hills and then when I’m too tired, watching far too many box sets in unhealthy periods of time

Who would you want to play you in a movie? Charlie Hunnam


IN BRIEF:

Chris Hill - Lead guitar

Favourites:

Band/album: Guns N Roses – Appetite for Destruction or Audioslave - Audioslave. Depends on my mood.

Book: ….?

Meal/Food: Pizza

Movie: Robin Hood Prince of Thieves

Notables:

Best holiday you’ve been on? Oh man that fried chicken in Turkey… America 2018 - got to see Buckcherry at the famous Whiskey-a-go-go on the Sunset Strip. And their Shake Shack has bacon bits on the cheesy fries

Dream job if not a musician? F1 driver

First ever gig? Velvet Revolver at Newcastle in 2005

Morning person or night owl? Night owl for sure. Gigs don’t tend to happen in the morning!

Most valued possession? Complete 24 box set

What 3 items other than food and water would you have on a desert island? A solar-powered DVD/TV combi (assuming there’s no power to this island), the complete 24 box set and sunscreen. I burn.

What do you do when you’re not playing music? Watch 24. I like to cook so I have something nice to eat while I’m watching 24

Who would you want to play you in a movie? Nic Cage just because Kiefer Sutherland seemed obvious and Nic Cage would get my characterisation so wrong it would be genius