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Full-fat alt-rock from Pickering, North Yorkshire.
A three-piece band who blend the frequencies of 1990s Seattle rock with the energy and intensity of modern acts such as Kendrick Lamar.
Brace yourselves, HUNTER-GATHERER will carve out their name on your wall and leave you wanting more.
The band’s influences range from Soundgarden and The Red Hot Chilli Peppers, to Kendrick Lamar and Anderson Paak. With their single 'Head Down' prompting the co-sign of Jericho Keys of BBC Radio York and North Yorkshire, the band continues to build momentum after a string of successful singles in 2019. "Yet another blinder of a single from HUNTER-GATHERER. What a way to end the show!" - Jericho Keys.
Each song has its own spirit that is let to evolve. The HUNTER-GATHERER sound is a mixture of power, funk, and catchy melodies. Everyone brings something unique to the table, with each member equally sharing the songwriting process and bringing forward their sound to the table. Bron's intricate yet forceful rock beats, Sam's ripping yet melodic riffs and Kris' funk-rock low-end, coupled with strong vocal lines, harmonies and anthemic choruses to ice it all off. HUNTER-GATHERER bring it completely.
HUNTER-GATHERER have just released their latest single 'Run My Mind' which is a hard hitting, modern commentary that is as loud as the voices we need in the world today. Recorded at Young Thugs Studios in York, this song punches up and doesn't let you down.
See you at the next gig, it's going to get freaky!
Sam Womack // Kristian Ward // Bron Bury
Fulford Arms - York
New Adelphi Club - Hull
Verve - Leeds
Victoria Vaults - York
Apollo - Scarborough
West Street Live - Sheffield
Jaz Bar - Hull
Lending Rooms - Leeds
Indigo Alley - Scarborough
Staxtonbury Festival - Staxton
Headland Festival - Scarborough
Night & Day Cafe, Manchester
Cropton Beer Festival, Cropton
17/01/20 - Victoria Vaults, York
31/01/20 - Cafe Totem, Sheffield
08/02/20 - Fox & Newt, Leeds
28/02/20 - Victoria Vaults, York
29/02/20 - Adored Festival, Leeds
05/06/20 - Jimmy's, Manchester
"Hunter-Gatherer give a fantastic performance with their gripping alt-Rock music. Plenty of artistry and musicianship on show as you can feel the music blasting through the speakers. Loud enough to be heard right across the North Yorkshire Moors into the city they play next." Sam Lowe, Number 9
"We're hoping that Hunter-Gatherer comes out with more of their exclusive sound, but for now, we're perfectly content with having "Run My Mind" on repeat!" Buzz Music
"It’s a full on raucous thing this release from Hunter-Gatherer. It pulls no punches in the slightest. Right from the raw guitar intro you know what you’re in for, loud dirty guitar, and boy do you get that. "
Frank Roper - Local Sound Focus
"Amazing band. Amazing songs. Amazing musicians.
Saw them in Leeds tonight - fantastic gig. They went down a storm" - Lilj Thorn
"These tunes stuck in me head!!! amazingly catchy tunes and fine musicians!!! BRING ME MORE!!!!" - Scott Wardell
"Fantastic gig last night guys. For a three-piece you sure make one hell of a noise! Hopefully it won't be to long till I see you guys play again. All the best" - Mike Thorp
"I've seen Hunter-Gatherer many times, Fulford Arms in York, Staxtonbury Festival, The Lending Room in Leeds, the band is a solid rock/funk trio that never fails to deliver, if you haven't seen these guys then get to one of their gigs...Get Up, Get Out." - Simon Allen