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The Bands I Need You To Stop Sleeping On...




So, I thought I'd do a list of the bands I need you to stop sleeping on, this follows on from yesterdays posts about the Notts bands you need to support, but because I did my Notts bands I thought it was only fair I do my favourite smaller bands that aren't from Notts, so here it goes! 

Note to readers - Please support your smaller bands, if you like a small band, tell the world about it. Don't be ashamed because they aren't a big band, they can't become a big band without your support. 

Note to bands - I love you, and if you're in one of the bands in this post, please check out the other bands if you don't know who they are, support your fellow small bands! Tell your fans about the small bands you love! 

Downcast - 

Downcast are from Bristol and they are such an incredible pop-punk band, the sheer talent in that band! I cannot recommend Downcast enough, I love this band so much and they deserve so much love and support. They have one of my favourite songs that's come out this year and that's Catharsis which I actually reviewed a few weeks ago! Honestly, stop sleeping on these guys and show them so much love and support because they're such a solid band! 

My top picks would be Catharsis and I'm Sorry, they have no bad songs but they're my top tracks so go and have a listen and show them some love and support! 


Seasonal - 

I have so much love for Seasonal and I have since I first worked with them. They're based in Guildford and they're so talented! They're again a pop-punk band and again, they have so much talent! They also seem like such lovely guys and they have so many bangers. If you like the same sort of music as I do, then you'll love them! They have one of my current favourite tracks which is Hayfever! This track came out last year but it's a right banger! Please go and show them some love and support! 

My top picks would be Hayfever and Happy, they don't have bad songs, but they're my favourite tracks by them! Again you can find a review of their latest EP on my blog from a couple of months ago! 


Four Thousand Miles - 

How could I not put my boys on here? We all know that Four Thousand Miles are a blog favourite and I would sell my soul for this band! I have so many emotions when it comes to this band, they are super lovely every time I've had a conversation with the band it's been a pleasure! I love them so much and they live 4000 miles from each other, there are members from the UK, France and America, and believe me, they're incredible! One of the best small bands I know, so please go and hype them up! 

My top picks... I mean they only have two tracks out currently but the third single is coming! So I guess my top picks are Reflections and Lonely, please go and hype them up! 


Holygood - 

Again, another favourite here on the blog! They are such a lovely band and I mean I've been supporting them for like 5 years (I think), I started loving them when they were Light You Up and honestly, they are such an incredible band! I cannot recommend them enough, they deserve to be one of the biggest bands in the scene. I cannot tell you how much I love them, because I can't put it into words, so please, go and listen to them and listen to their tracks, especially their latest single Better Off Before. Go hype up the lads! 

My top picks would be Better Off Before and Louder Than Words which coincidentally are their latest tracks, but yeah please go show them some love because they're insanely talented! 


Home Wrecked - 

Home Wrecked are from Sheffield and again pop-punk, but on the heavier side of pop-punk but man they are incredible! I love this band so much! I cannot even put it into words how great Home Wrecked are! They're super talented and they release banger after banger! If you want a solid pop-punk band comparable to the likes of The Story So Far and A Day To Remember, honestly, go check them out, because if you like your pop-punk you'll probably love them! 

My top picks would be What You Want, White Lightning and Back On The Grind they are my three favourite tracks and I did review White Lightning and What You Want and they're both some of my favourite tracks this year, so please go show them some love and support!  


Stay Free - 

I had to include Stay Free on here because they're an incredible band, they have so much talent and I think they're underrated and that you should stop sleeping on them! I am so thankful that this band exists and honestly, get on the hype because they deserve to be 1000000x bigger than they are! So please go show them some love, support them, appreciate their talent and just enjoy their music! 

Top picks (they only have three songs out) would be Don't Leave Me Now, Do You Know? and Holding Onto Youth.

Where To Find Stay Free: 

Twitter 

Nautical Mile - 

Nautical Mile aren't a band I've spoke about on my blog before, but I'm hoping in these weeks of daily posting I can change that. Nautical Mile are actually an Australian band. They're a pop-punk band based in Perth, and I absolutely adore them! They released an album back in October titled The Only Way Is Through, and they came up on my Discover Weekly on Spotify back in December, and since then I've loved them! They're incredible! So, please go and listen to them and hype them. 

Top picks would be Spin The Bottle (absolute tune!) and A Life Worth Dying For, but honestly you can't go wrong with anything you decide to listen to by them! 

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