Hands Off Gretel
GB Barnsley – Alternative / Post-Grunge / Post-Punk / Rock / Garage Rock
Hands Off Gretel
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38.7 K
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Soundcloud: 38.7 K Music Plays
1.49 M
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Unplugged Yes
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Members 4
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Gig History
27 Dec / 2018 Old School House Venue Barnsley
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Self Release
Edit-artist-releases-release-placeholder Burn The Beauty Queen Album 2016
Edit-artist-releases-release-placeholder My Size Single 2016
Edit-artist-releases-release-placeholder Be Mine EP 2015
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Hands Off Gretel channel the best of old skool riot grrrl vwith grunge/pop rock to make a sound that is identifiably and unquestionably now.

The band features Lauren Tate (lead vocals, Guitar), Becky Baldwin (Bass guitar, backing vocals), Sean Bon (lead guitar) and Sam Hobbins (Drums).

The band have played over 100 shows, including major festivals, such as Download, Isle of Wight, Rebellion, Camden Rocks Loud Women Festival, Liverpool Sound City and Live at Leeds Fringe. They have also toured Europe, selling out shows in Germany this summer and have played 5 ‘Camden Rocks Presents’ headline London shows in London.

"Undoubtedly on the *Best New Bands of 2019* radar (of the discerning), get your ears on Hands Off Gretel." ZineUk
Louder Than War cited them as ‘the best alternative rock band to come out of the UK in years’. Tracks from the band’s debut album in 2016, 'Burn The Beauty Queen', were played on Kerrang Radio, Team Rock Radio, BBC Introducing Sheffield, The Rodney Bingenheimer show,
Airplay support - Wyatt Wendells Planet Rock, Johnny Doom; Kerrang! Radio; Christian Carlisle, Adam Winch-Furness, BBC Intro Sheffield; Team Rock Radio; Amazing Radio/ Rodney Bingenheimer, on the Roq, USA, Mike Rogers, InterFM897, Japan.