Captain WilberforceRank #32 Leeds, UK Pop / powerpop / alt guitar pop
Members: Simon Bristoll
Sounds Like: Jellyfish, Elliott Smith, Jon Brion, Squeeze Official, Elvis Costello
Label: Blue Tuxedo
Bio: “If you were to splice the DNA of Squeeze with that of the Guillemots, Burt Bacharach and Lennon and McCartney, this is what you'd likely get, a melody drenched album of superbly arranged intelligent grown up pop, rippling with quality songs that wear their 80s influences without shame but also s... See Full BioMore Info
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Mar 22Chemic Tavern
Leeds, LEEDS, UK | 8:00pmChemic TavernThu Mar 22, 2012 8:00pm
Leeds, LEEDS, UK
Acoustic set. Support before and after from open mic artists.
Oct 20The New Conservatory
Leeds, UK | 7:30pmThe New ConservatoryThu Oct 20, 2011 7:30pm
Acoustic Solo set, playing songs from the new album and perhaps a few more obscure ones from the back catalogue.
Sep 1The Well (formerly Jose…
Leeds, YOR, UK | 8:00pmThe Well (formerly Joseph...Thu Sep 01, 2011 8:00pm
Leeds, YOR, UK
Album launch gig
Aug 19Sunflower Lounge
Birmingham, UK | 8:00pmSunflower LoungeFri Aug 19, 2011 8:00pm
Album Launch Gig
May 18Cavern Club
Liverpool, UK | 6:00pmCavern ClubWed May 18, 2011 6:00pm
IPO festival - free entry. On stage 8:00
Spirits Of Another Day
Dropping by a spinning your fine work ! Always digging it...... Peace !
The Mad Pride
Amazing vocals, harmonies, lyrics and instrumentation. The songwriting here is superb. I can't wait to dedicate more time to this! Thank you for sharing your music! :) Rowan
Sills & Smith
Hooks you could hang your hat on. This music is instantly memorable, incredibly catchy. Frank Smith
The Fort Wayne Project
My kind of music!
Nuclear Dance Scene
These tunes got my foot tapping very catchy :)
make 2013 a break out year!
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