DISCOVER RF19: SIX ROCK ACTS YOU SHOULD KNOW

PUBLISHED SUNDAY 3.3.2019

Fan of the sixstringed? Then, please do read on: Here we dive into the RF19 line-up and explore six awesome rock acts.

BRING ME THE HORIZON (UK)

 

Genre: Anthemic hybrid metal/rock/pop

  • Their name is from a “Pirates of the Caribbean” film
  • Rob Halford from Judas Priest is a fan
  • They have climbed Kilimanjaro to raise money for a hospital

ROLLING BLACKOUTS COASTAL FEVER (AU)

 

Genre: jangly indie rock

  • 3 guitarists
    3 songwriters
    3 vocalists
  • 2 brothers
    2 cousins
    1 flat mate
  • Enough with the counting

XENOBLIGHT (DK)


Genre: Blackened thrash metal

  • The name means a destructive force coming for your eardrums
    And it is!
  • They won the Danish version of W:O:A Metal Battle
    Came 4th in the international final
  • Marika Hyldmar is an expert growler

REBECCA LOU (DK)


Genre: Punkish rock’n’roll

  • In school they said that she was a loudmouth
  • In choir practice they said that she sang too loud
  • The solution? Form a rock’n’roll band

CRACK CLOUD (CA)

 

Genre: Danceable post-punk

  • They are musicians, film makers, artists and designers
  • Some are recovering addicts
    Others work with people with addiction
  • The band is the recovery programme

WHORES (US)

 

Genre: Sludgy noise rock

  • The trio is one of the most intense live bands out there
  • Their record company also owns the rights to Peppa Pig
  • The singer looks to Morrissey for lyrical inspiration
  • But he wants to be Tom Waits in 40 years