Gaunt Story

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Gaunt Story Short Info

Gaunt Story create spellbinding music that has a twilit autumn feel that is at once deceptively simple and densely mysterious. Gaunt Story are spending 2016 promoting their new album 'Nothing Holds You Like A Song' by playing as many festivals and shows as possible.

As the moniker of Singer/Songwriter Rob Ashworth, Gaunt Story plays like a musical memoir. The third release by Ashworth (and the first international release under fledgling label Leise Laute Records), ‘Nothing Holds You Like A Song’ offers glimpses into the varying vicissitudes that plague the human condition — as harrowing as it is heartfelt.

At best, ‘Nothing Holds You Like A Song’ is an anchor that will keep you steady when you’re on the verge of drifting into nothingness upon the sea of life. At worst, it’s an anchor that will drag you down further into the depths of that same sea. As with most things in life, whether such an anchor is your deliverance or your destruction is all a matter of perspective. One thing that’s undeniable, however, is the talent of Rob Ashworth, a modern storyteller with tales as gripping as they are gaunt.

Gaunt Story create spellbinding music that has a twilit autumn feel that is at once deceptively simple and densely mysterious. Gaunt Story are spending 2016 promoting their new album 'Nothing Holds You Like A Song' by playing as many festivals and shows as possible.

As the moniker of Singer/Songwriter Rob Ashworth, Gaunt Story plays like a musical memoir. The third release by Ashworth (and the first international release under fledgling label Leise Laute Records), ‘Nothing Holds You Like A Song’ offers glimpses into the varying vicissitudes that plague the human condition — as harrowing as it is heartfelt.

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Past Gigs Gaunt Story

  • 02 | 2016 12 Bar, Colne w/Fruitless Forest
  • 02 | 2016 The Ferret, Preston BBC Introducing
  • 10 | 2015 NQ, Manchester A Carefully Planned Festival #5

Discography Gaunt Story

  • 2015 Nothing Holds You Like A Song Album | Leise Laute Records
  • 2013 Companion Waves Album | White Label Music
  • 2008 This Gaunt Story Album | Ocarina Records

Media

  • Video Gaunt Story - Forest of the...

Origin

  • Burnley GB

Founded

  • 2008

Members

  • Rob Ashworth Vocals/Guitar
  • Dave Kostilek Bass
  • Jake Sainty Drums
  • James Burton Bass VI