Hands Off Gretel

Live Act Alternative Post-Grunge Post-Punk Rock Garage Rock
Hands Off Gretel - Alternative Post-Grunge Post-Punk Rock Garage Rock Live Act in Barnsley

Hands Off Gretel Short Info

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.

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.

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Hands Off Gretel on Tour

  • 27 | 09 | 2018 Manchester Sonder
  • 28 | 09 | 2018 London Camden Rocks Presents
  • 29 | 09 | 2018 Bradford
  • 05 | 10 | 2018 Skegness The Great British Alternative Festival
  • 11 | 10 | 2018 Wolverhampton The Giffard Arms
  • 12 | 10 | 2018 Peterborough The Met Lounge
  • 13 | 10 | 2018 Birmingham Wagon and Horses
  • 25 | 10 | 2018 Halifax The Lantern
  • 26 | 10 | 2018 Newcastle The Globe
  • 27 | 10 | 2018 Edinburgh The Wee Red Bar
  • 28 | 10 | 2018 Glasgow Audio
  • 20 | 11 | 2018 Bristol Louisiana
  • 21 | 11 | 2018 London Hoxton Square B&K
  • 24 | 11 | 2018 Manchester Club Academy
  • 24 | 11 | 2018 Leeds Brudenell Social Club
  • 28 | 11 | 2018 Glasgow Stereo
  • 27 | 12 | 2018 Barnsley Old School House Venue

Past Gigs Hands Off Gretel

  • 09 | 2018 York The Fulford Arms
  • 09 | 2018 Leicester The Musician
  • 09 | 2018 Leek Foxlowe Arts Centre
  • 09 | 2018 Cardiff Clwb Ifor Bach
  • 10 | 2017 Whitby Whitby Goth Weekend
  • 08 | 2017 Blackpool Rebellion Festival
  • 06 | 2017 Firebug Leicester
  • 06 | 2017 York Fulford Arms
  • 06 | 2017 London Camden Rocks
  • 05 | 2017 Morecombe Nice n Sleazy Festival
  • 05 | 2017 Southampton Stag & Hounds
  • 05 | 2017 Guildford Boiler Room
  • 04 | 2017 Edinburgh Girls to the Front Festival
  • 04 | 2017 Aberdeen Girls to the Front Festival
  • 04 | 2017 Nottingham The Maze
  • 04 | 2017 Bristol Stag & Hounds
  • 04 | 2017 Cardiff Clwb Ifor Bach
  • 04 | 2017 Barnsley The Old School Venue
  • 03 | 2017 Glasgow Audio
  • 02 | 2017 Leeds Brudenell Social Club
  • 02 | 2017 London Proud Camden
  • 02 | 2017 Birmingham The Flapper
  • 12 | 2016 Nottingham Chamelon Arts Cafe
  • 12 | 2016 Scunthorpe Lincoln Imp
  • 12 | 2016 London The Monarch
  • 12 | 2016 Manchester Rebellion
  • 11 | 2016 Bristol Mothers Ruin
  • 11 | 2016 South Wales Brain Freeze Festival
  • 11 | 2016 Birmingham Rainbow Venue
  • 11 | 2016 Sheffield Mulberry Tavern
  • 11 | 2016 London Surya
  • 10 | 2016 Leicester Sound House
  • 10 | 2016 York Fulford Arms
  • 10 | 2016 Burnley Sanctuary Bar
  • 10 | 2016 Huddersfield The Parish
  • 10 | 2016 Newcastle Trillians
  • 08 | 2016 Brixton London
  • 08 | 2016 South Wales Kaya Festival
  • 08 | 2016 Blackpool Rebellion Festival
  • 07 | 2016 London Unicorn Camden
  • 06 | 2016 Spalding The Black Swan
  • 06 | 2016 Barnsley Live in Barnsley
  • 06 | 2016 Huddersfield Parish Venue
  • 06 | 2016 London Camden Rocks Festival
  • 06 | 2016 Isle of Wight Isle of Wight Festival
  • 05 | 2016 Liverpool Liverpool Tattoo Convention
  • 04 | 2016 Whitby Whitby Goth Weekend

Discography Hands Off Gretel

  • 2016 Burn The Beauty Queen Album | Self Release
  • 2016 My Size Single | Self Release
  • 2015 Be Mine EP | Self Release

Media

  • Video Hands Off Gretel - Kiss Me ...
  • Video Hands Off Gretel - Full Liv...
  • Video Hands Off Gretel - World Ag...
  • Video One Eyed Girl (Official Vid...
  • Video My Size (OFFICIAL VIDEO) - ...
  • Video Hands Off Gretel - My Size ...
  • Video Hands Off Gretel - Eating S...
  • Video Queen Universe - Hands Off ...

Fan Radar

15,971 Fans
1,330,759 Views
35,280 Plays
2,406 Follower

Origin

  • Barnsley GB

Founded

  • 2015

Members

  • Lauren Tate Vocals/ Guitar
  • Sean McAvinue Lead Guitar
  • Sam Hobbins Drums

Downloads / Press Releases