Chasing Shadows

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Chasing Shadows - Indie Pop Britpop Rock Indie Live Act in North Wales

Chasing Shadows Short Info

Chasing Shadows are a four piece pop rock band based in North Wales. Influenced by their favourite bands (such as The Stereophonics, Foo Fighters and Green Day) Chasing Shadows aim to create an upbeat and exciting sound with catchy melodies. The four members of the band are Sam Roberts (guitar and vocals), Ben Etchells-Rimmer (guitar and backing vocals), Russ Pearson (bass and backing vocals) and Chris Leonard (drums).

The band have played at The Compass, The Live Rooms, Alexanders (Chester), and headlined the DolDrum Escape project in Dolegllau all with great feedback. As well as a large number of hugely success pub and club gigs across North Wales, Chasing Shadows have played at the O2 Academy in Liverpool (for Noel Gallaghers High Flying Birds Official Aftershow Party) and were the warm up act at Venue Cymru's 'Orme Suite' for 'James' and 'The Specials' gig's there in 2016. Since then the band have played at Chester Live Festival, as well as Formby Festival to over 7,000 people.

In June (2016) Chasing Shadows made it to London for the final round of 'Rock the House' 2016, where they finished as Runner Up.

Pretty Thing, released in December 2015, currently has over 2,000 views across The Vevo Network (both on their main site and YouTube). It was also chosen by Adam Walton to feature on his BBC Introducing show.

In 2016 Chasing Shadows released there debut LP 'Alive in Wonderland'. The LP features the singles, Pretty Thing, Crawling Back to Me, Burn and Paint Me Red. The track 'Broken', taken from the LP, recieved it's first air play from Lisa Gwilym (sitting in for Bethan Elfyn) on BBC Radio Wales in January 2017.

Warning Signs is the new single taken from their new EP, seeing a return to their rockier roots, with the track receiving regular placement on IndiMusic TV, and a review in Music Connection magazing in America, where the band were described as a 'promising bunch'.

Chasing Shadows are a four piece pop rock band based in North Wales. Influenced by their favourite bands (such as The Stereophonics, Foo Fighters and Green Day) Chasing Shadows aim to create an upbeat and exciting sound with catchy melodies. The four members of the band are Sam Roberts (guitar and vocals), Ben Etchells-Rimmer (guitar and backing vocals), Russ Pearson (bass and backing vocals) and Chris Leonard (drums).

The band have played at The Compass, The Live Rooms, Alexanders (Chester), and headlined the DolDrum Escape project in Dolegllau all with great feedback. As well as a large number of hugely success pub and club gigs acro...

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Chasing Shadows on Tour

  • 24 | 11 | 2017 Prestatyn Bar 236

Past Gigs Chasing Shadows

  • 11 | 2017 Rhyl The Cob and Pen
  • 11 | 2017 Rhyl The Pot
  • 02 | 2017 Manchester Gullivers NQ (Support for Coquin Migale)
  • 10 | 2016 Llandudno Venue Cymru (Orme Suite)
  • 08 | 2016 Chester The Live Rooms (Support for The Kut)
  • 08 | 2016 Birmingham The Roadhouse (Support for Slam Cartel)
  • 06 | 2016 London The Beford (Rock the House Finalists)
  • 06 | 2016 Llanberis Dragonboat Festival
  • 05 | 2016 Llandudno Venue Cymru (Orme Suite)
  • 04 | 2016 Liverpool O2 Academy (Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds Official Aftershow Party)
  • 01 | 2016 Chester The Live Rooms (Support for FRONTEERS)
  • 12 | 2015 Rhyl Pretty Thing Single Launch @ The Millbank
  • 11 | 2015 Chester Rival Bones (Support)
  • 11 | 2015 Dolegllau DolDrum Escape Project
  • 09 | 2015 Chester Alexanders
  • 08 | 2015 Chester Big Sunday Rock Show

Discography Chasing Shadows

  • 2017 Storytellers EP |
  • 2016 Alive In Wonderland EP |
  • 2016 Paint Me Red Single |
  • 2016 Crawling Back To Me Single |
  • 2015 Pretty Thing Single |
  • 2015 Burn Single |

Media

  • Video Chasing Shadows - Warning S...
  • Video Chasing Shadows - Life
  • Video Chasing Shadows - Paint Me Red
  • Video Chasing Shadows - Pretty Thing
  • Sound Alive in Wonderland
  • Video Chasing Shadows - Crawling ...

Fan Radar

1,877 Fans
4,614 Views
1,167 Plays
556 Follower

Origin

  • North Wales GB

Founded

  • 2014

Members

  • Sam Roberts Vocals/Guitar
  • Ben Etchells-Rimmer Vocals/Guitar
  • Russ Pearson Vocals/Bass
  • Chris Leonard Drums

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