King Harvest & The Weight

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King Harvest & The Weight Short Info

Infused with an undercurrent of '70s cool; tumultuous riffs and a feverish energy, Ben Adey - singer, songwriter and bassist with King Harvest & The Weight - describes debut album Maps as “a high energy, good times record. It covers so many bases, it plays like the greatest lost mixtape – a dashboard discovery for a hot summer's day!”

With sensibilities hailing from a pre-punk era where songwriting reigned supreme, KH&TW take seemingly disparate elements of '60s pop and '70s rock, and neatly package them into concise, brawny morsels of garage-rock fire. Ben continues: “We unashamedly wanted to echo those beautiful, bygone days, when young people would lie back and breathe-in albums like Jailbreak, Physical Graffiti, and A Day at the Races.”

But despite being drenched in musical history, KH&TW’s effortlessly infectious melodies and sun dappled hooks soar into uplifting pop choruses that wear their influences on their sleeves, without being a reference catalog’

MAPS will be released on 20th June 2016 via Harbour Song Records and SRD.

Infused with an undercurrent of '70s cool; tumultuous riffs and a feverish energy, Ben Adey - singer, songwriter and bassist with King Harvest & The Weight - describes debut album Maps as “a high energy, good times record. It covers so many bases, it plays like the greatest lost mixtape – a dashboard discovery for a hot summer's day!”

With sensibilities hailing from a pre-punk era where songwriting reigned supreme, KH&TW take seemingly disparate elements of '60s pop and '70s rock, and neatly package them into concise, brawny morsels of garage-rock fire. Ben continues: “We unashamedly wanted to echo those beautiful, bygone days, when young...

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Past Gigs King Harvest & The Weight

  • 07 | 2016 Roisin Dubh, Galway, Ireland
  • 07 | 2016 Pine Lodge, Cork, Ireland
  • 06 | 2016 Sin E, Dublin, Ireland
  • 06 | 2016 Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 06 | 2016 Glad Cafe, Glasgow, Scotland
  • 06 | 2016 The Castle Hotel, Oldham Street, Manchester
  • 06 | 2016 Trades Club, Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire Maps album launch
  • 06 | 2016 Aces & Eights, Tufnell Park, NW5, London

Discography King Harvest & The Weight

  • 2016 Maps Album | Harbour Song

Media

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  • Sound Unstuck
  • Sound While I'm High

Origin

  • Halifax GB

Founded

  • 2016

Members

  • Ben Adey Bass, vocals
  • Justin Edley Drummer
  • Olly Smith Guitar, vocals