New Music

New Music: Tempesst

Aussie/American combo who sound like Father John Misty just started his own psychedelic-slacker garage-band…

Tempesst is made-up of twin brothers Toma & Andrea Banjanin plus Jesse Hutchence and Eric Weber (more from this chap later). Recently they’ve been collecting plaudits from NME, Noisey & DIY faster than you can say “sonic hypnoticism of their sunny grooves”. That was Noisey BTW when they premièred “Tidal Wave”, you can ride that particular track below…

We reckon there’s some cool Artic Monkey’s vibes in there too…

Anyway, it’s not been all plain sailing, there’s been some challenging moments too, but the band started picking up speed at the back end of last year when they supported Albert Hammond Junior. Sounds like the master plan is coming together? Turns out there isn’t one. When we spoke to Eric before the band’s NME Awards gig at the legendary 100 Club, he confessed, “It’s all just happened really. We’ve all played in loads of different bands – but this one just took-off! Sebright Arms was like our second gig in London and it was packed out, so we love it here.” It also turns out we’ve hung out with Eric’s brother in New York last year too – terrifying small world!

Tempesst - Live Shot - 2016

The band have announced a headline show organised by renowned taste-makers Communion Music on Tuesday 17th May at Sebright Arms.

tempesst sebright arms

Until then check out the video for “Too Slow” that appeared in January – enjoy the grooves…

You can check out all Tempesst’s upcoming shows at www.ticketweb.co.uk/tempesst but to be sure you never miss a gig; download the TicketWeb App now and make Tempesst one of your favourite artists!

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