Bad Touch have been making a joyous rock ‘n roll noise for the past six years – in which time the Norfolk five-piece have released two full-length albums; toured with the likes of The Quireboys, Jared James Nichols, and The Kentucky Headhunters; and played festivals like Hard Rock Hell and Download.
As the band embark on their co-headlining ‘Planet Rock Roadstars’ tour with Broken Witt Rebels, Bad Touch guitarist Daniel Seekings talks starting out in pubs, latest album ‘Truth Be Told’, cover versions, and why hitting the road is what it’s all about.
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Broken Witt Rebels, fresh off winning ‘Best Rock Act’ at the Unsigned Music Awards, are about to raise their profile even further with support slots on two upcoming tours swinging through London.
The band, who released their latest single ‘Georgia Pine’ last month, join King King at Islington Assembly Hall on 29 November and Joanne Shaw Taylor at Shepherd’s Bush Empire on 27 January 2017.
Tickets are available now.
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Danny Core knows what he wants.
“We want to be the best band in the world,” declares the Broken Witt Rebels frontman. “There’s no point trying for second best.”
He’s not arrogant, just confident that the band he formed with childhood friend Luke Davis is destined for greatness. With their third EP, the excellent ‘Georgia Pine’, they’re certainly well on their way – and already a world away from teaching themselves to play the Argos guitars they’d saved up to buy as teenagers.
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Broken Witt Rebels | Water Rats | 2 April 2016
Photo credit: John Bull
Danny Core barely stands still. He prowls the stage, sizing up the audience. He shakes a raised hand, like a preacher from the Deep South, for emphasis. He falls to his knees. He drops into the crowd to kiss someone on the head. He plants his lips on bass player Luke Davis. And all the while, the dynamic Broken Witt Rebels frontman throws just as much energy at his gargled-with-gravel vocals, tearing through one dirty blues-rock anthem after another.
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Broken Witt Rebels storm into 2016 with a new EP and a series of live dates.
The band, who release the five track ‘Georgia Pine’ in April, play London Water Rats on 2 April 2016. They return to the capital a little over a month later (at Shepherd’s Bush Empire on 8 May) as the main support on Brantley Gilbert’s UK tour.
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