Jackal, Super Narcoman, Wheatbags Anonymous. Live at Brewers Bar. $5
Jackal, Threat.Meet.Protocol and Sterling Archer. Live at The Yot Club in Raglan. Friday 31st of October. FREE Gig.
Jackal, Desperate Models, Mud Shark and Vertigo. Live at UFO $10
Live at UFO Featuring: JACKAL / BRIDGE / THE LURCH / JACKS COLD SEAT / ZILCH Saturday 30th August / $10 entry / All Ages / Doors 8pm
Sounds Like: Queens of the Stone Age, Pink Floyd, Flaming Lips, Tool, Primus
Manager: Alyssa Bennett
Bio: Jackal formed in late 2006 when drummer Will McGrath, his brother Theo (guitar and vocals) and Alec Cummins (bassist) started writing and playing together. They set out to meld a raw punk/alternative sound, inspired by bands such as Dinosaur Jr, with a Black Sabbath-type hard rock vibe. They bega...See Full Bio
“For this record Jackal has developed a new direction, using acoustic guitars, keyboards and a drum machine to get a particular sound. Their sound veers towards alt-rock on Treehugger, while Hog-Tied further extends the band’s love of funk and metal. The final two tracks on the album, Below and Was Dreaming, are impressive – a pair of delicate acoustic ballads that are built up and fleshed out as they play through. This album should work to introduce new fans to their adventurous sound and emerging style.”