With a jam packed venue and 3 awesome bands hitting the stage I couldn’t ask for anything more for a Monday night. First up Milestones a up and coming band from Manchester, UK formed in 2014. The fans seem to enjoy the vibe from the band and cheered as they played a 40 minute set. I certainly hope we hear more from this band. Next up an American pop punk emo style band from Chicago. Knuckle Puck formed back in 2010. Starting off with “Disdain” of their Copacetic album. The cheers and movement from the crowd show how much they enjoyed hearing them play. Next song “No Good” from The Weight that you Buried (EP) high energy with ripping riffs and aggressive lyrics great song. With a dozen songs Knuckle Puck ended the night with “Pretense”. Knuckle Puck have been touring for a good time now and if you go to Warp Tour most likely you will have a chance to see them. So with the crowd pumped up and ready to see Mayday Parade hit the stage, lights dim down as they walk onto the stage. Coming out strong with “Jamie all over” high energy great vocals crowds jumping and loving it. Next song “Black Cat” a great catchy song really digging this one and so is the crowd. Next “When I get home you’re so dead” a darker song but excellent vocal and guitar riffs. The set consist of 20 songs and ending it with “Oh Well, Oh Well” another great time with an awesome performance. Catch them on tour if you get a chance you won’t regret it.
MILESTONES Bio – Matt Clarke (Vocals), Drew Procter (Guitar), Mark Threlfall (Bass), Andy Makin (Drums), Eden Leviston (Guitar) – While introducing the world to a refreshing blend of alternative and pop punk sensibilities, the Manchester UK five-piece proves authenticity combined with hard work go hand in hand with achieving dreams and creating momentous milestones. Now, Milestones comes to Fearless Records ready to raise the bar even higher by setting yet another milestone. The group will release Equal Measures, produced by Phil Gornell (Bring Me The Horizon, All Time Low, Set Your Goals), on July 8, 2016, unleashing five tracks that all brilliantly showcase Clarke’s passionate, emotionally-drenched vocals and the band’s knack for crafting infectiously catchy melodies while wrapping them all around themes of self-recognition, acceptance, learning to love yourself and realizing when it’s time to move forward.
The Milestones http://www.milestonesofficial.com/
Knuckle Puck http://www.knucklepuckil.com/tour
Mayday Parade https://maydayparade.com/
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