Eyre Llew are an atmospheric ambient-rock trio from Nottingham UK who have been getting out there in front of audiences, touring worldwide since their sold out debut show in May 2015. Having formed in August 2014 they have embarked upon a series of stunning live shows which have seen them gather momentum and an ever increasing number of devoted fans. In the first two years of existence they released nine singles in digital format before recording, producing and self-releasing the critically acclaimed album Atelo which features the songs Havoc, Edca and Atelo. The album is currently available on limited release CD and Vinyl formats whilst all of their catalogue can be found digitally everywhere through website - eyrellew.com
They independently launched Atelo on Thursday 19th October 2017 with a sell out show at the 550 capacity Glee Club, Nottingham (pictured). Their hometown’s city council callied them "One of the Nottingham's most exciting prospects in years” two days after the show they went out touring around Europe for a month long tour. with a UK fanbase back home buzzing with support behind them. After a show in Estonia they were told that their debut album reached #24 in Drowned in Sound's Top 100 albums of 2017. Countless reviews came in from other internationally respected music outlets like; Kerrang, BBC Introducing, Louder Than War, God is in the TV Zine, Getintothis, GoldFlakePaint among others with Gigwise saying they are "Arguably one of the most exciting bands in the UK right now."
The start of 2018 kickstarted Eyre Llew with nominations and shortlists for three Unsigned Music Awards at The Great Escape Festival in Best Rock Act, Best Record and Best Music Video categories. Eyre Llew have already been featured multiple times on BBC Radio 1, BBC Introducing, Kerrang! and a number of film/TV syncs including; Jonny Owen's 'Don't Take Me Home' documentary. This year is sure to be the one that takes the trio to the next level with some label interest behind the scenes along with plenty more touring and release plans across multiple continents. Previously championed by The 405 and Fred Perry Subculture as well as being labelled by Drowned in Sound as "ones to watch”.
By the end of this year they would have performed over 180 shows over 20+ countries and completed several tours around the UK, Europe and Asia since selling out their first ever show back in 2015 with Russian band, Pinkshinyultrablast (Club AC30 records). Returning from their European tour over the winter of 2017 they carry on to work at new material between shows. The trio road tested some during their UK tour through May with South Korean band 'In The Endless Zanhyang We Are' as part of an international tour exchange. After more festival appearances over the summer, they will be heading out for a 3+ month long string of showcases, festivals and gigs over multiple countries in Asia and Europe starting September 2018.
By December 2018, Eyre Llew will have made UK festival appearances at; Y Not, Liverpool Sound City, The Great Escape, Alternative Escape, Dot to Dot, Focus Wales, Outlines, 2Q, Handmade, Perth Music Expo, Ritual Union, 110 Above, Beat The Streets, Splendour, Riverside, Waterfront, Farmfest, A Carefully Planned, Hockley Hustle, Karma Fest and Rockaway Beach and International festival appearances at; Beastie Rock (Taiwan), Music Matters Live (Singapore), Seazone Music & Conference (Poland), Zandari Festa (South Korea), Sum Festival (Jeju, South Korea), SpaceFest (Poland), Freilich Open Arts (Austria), POFF Shorts (Estonia) with many more to be announced.
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"Eyre Llew... deal a sonorous, moodswing, ambient that is clouds of dark guitar noise and rumbling soundtrack drums. It’s powerful and arresting and fills the room with billowing clouds of melancholic beauty.... a surprise joy. Sigur Ros meets Mogwai slow-core and really pleasant stuff too.” - Louder Than War
"This is Leo by Eyre Llew... It's wicked!" - Daniel P Carter, BBC Radio 1.
"Just brilliant" - Dean Jackson, BBC Introducing, East Midlands.
Now sometimes a band comes along and just stops me in my tracks, hits me between the eyes like a musical bullet, stopping me dead and leaving me thinking how the hell are this band not absolutely enormous!? They have rendered me absolutely breathless. This is a beautiful band called EYRE LLEW... - Alex Baker, Kerrang!
"...a leftfield extravaganza of the highest quality..." - Drowned In Sound (début show review)
"One of Nottingham's most exciting prospects in years" - Nottingham City Council
"...emotionally charged, atmospheric ambient soundscapes. Incredible ambient post-rock" - Fred Perry Subculture.
"Eyre Llew are probably unlike any other band you've ever heard before - a truly beautiful experience that tugs you away from your own troubles and worries." - New Roots (March 2015)
"Our highlight of The Great Escape Festival  has to be the intense and ethereal Eyre Llew." - Outpost PR
"Mastercraft musicianship" - QRO Magazine
"Positively wonderful" - The 405
"Arguably one of the most exciting bands in the UK right now." - Gigwise
"Time to get down to the serious stuff and tell you about Nottingham’s best new band in years Eyre Llew" - Neon Filler (live review)
"A very special listening experience...EYRE LLEW could be your new favourite band" - LeftLion Magazine
"This isn’t run-of-the-mill music...It is fantastic" - Nottingham Post
"They've become the most talked about new band in the city...they're a revelation standing out like sore thumbs amongst the has-beens and never-will-bes." - Drowned in Sound (Splendour Festival review)
"EYRE LLEW are sure to set the bar high" - One Record Magazine
"A formidably accomplished performance" - God Is In The TV Zine
"One of the most highly rated new bands on the Nottingham scene" - Nottingham Live
"Absolutely stunning" - NUSIC
"Outstanding track! Not to be missed" - Arctic Drones
"One of the most epic pieces of music these ears have been accustomed to" - Drowned in Sound
"Just wonderful" - Behance
"Sent shivers down my spine." - Subba Cultcha
"Beautiful ambient builds and large swooping and sculpted soundscapes. They were a welcome change from the intensity of the other stages." - Yeah Buddy DIY
"(Eyre Llew)...wowed the crowds into silence with their beautiful sounds." - NUSIC (live review)
"Rescue Rooms is busy and you can tell why - Eyre Llew are destined for good things." - Subba-Cultcha.com (Dot to Dot '16 live review)
Eyre Llew are an atmospheric ambient-rock trio from Nottingham UK who have been getting out there in front of audiences, touring worldwide since their sold out debut show in May 2015. Having formed in August 2014 they have embarked upon a series of stunning live shows which have seen them gather momentum and an ever increasing number of devoted fans. In the first two years of existence they released nine singles in digital format before recording, producing and self-releasing the critically acclaimed album Atelo which features the songs Havoc, Edca and Atelo. The album is currently available on limited release CD and Vinyl formats whilst a...