After a busy summer performing at festivals across the UK, 5-piece alternative country band The Bondurants have announced details of their well anticipated debut album The Devil Above.
Consisting of Simon Pollard (guitar, vocals, songwriter), Matthew Lee (lead guitar), Liam Warner (drums), Ed Hicken (pedal steel, guitar) and David Robinson (bass), The Bondurants present a timeless 10-track album which draws inspiration from their key influences, Kings of Leon, Bruce Springsteen and Ryan Adams to name a few.
This inspirational album, scheduled to be released on October 9th 2017 is a true triumph, it has real strength and power in both music and verse. The Devil Above is 10 tracks of music that is the culminations of talent, blood, sweat and a few tears mixed with Heartland Rock / Alt Country. as we get closer to the release date, we hope to bring the music to you, maybe even an exclusive track to play, we will see, but this album has got it!
Written over the span of a year by lead singer Simon Pollard, and produced by Andy Hawkins (Maximo Park, The Pigeon Detectives), The Devil Above is an open reflection on his relationships, family, friends, aspirations, loves, losses, his next steps, opportunities and the potential of change in the future.
One would think when listening to their music that this band came from the Heartland of America, but these are some of the UK’s Favorite Sons, and word has it that this is only the beginning of what they have to offer. Hailing from Leeds, the 5-piece have gained a loyal fanbase over the span of their career and had the opportunity to perform at well recognized festivals including Reading and Leeds. Popular with BBC radio, The Bondurants have gained the support of BBC Introducing leading to airplay across all 39 BBC local radio stations.
The album is set to be released on October 9th 2017 via all digital platforms ahead of an album launch gig to be held on 15th October at Headrow House in Leeds. No stranger to live performances, the album release is promised to be followed by a UK tour starting in December 2017 and carrying on throughout 2018. For more information about The Bondurants and their upcoming UK tour, follow them on social media or visit their official website.
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