Loka

Live Act Psychedelic Pop Rock Electro Melodic Garage Rock
Loka - Psychedelic Pop Rock Electro Melodic Garage Rock Live Act in Liverpool

Loka Short Info

Loka release their third album 'Northern Oscillations' in October 2017, featuring the critically acclaimed singles 'Herculaneum Rock' and 'Everything Exploded'. The album takes its influences from a range of diverse topics encompassing the positivity of family, friends, hope and love juxtaposed with the negativity of right wing politics, Brexit, bigotry, war and relationship breakdowns.

The band's first EP, 2003's 'Beginningless' was followed by their debut album 'Fire Shepherds' in 2006, both were released through Ninja Tune. Their second album 'Passing Place' also on Ninja Tune, was released in 2011, complimented by the renowned Beaumaris Seindorf Band. A radio session for Gilles Peterson's BBC Radio 1 show followed, along with a tour of Canada where the band played at the prestigious Guelph Jazz Festival, before performing a string of dates across Europe.

Northern Oscillations features Anthony Braithwaite and Jim Noir on vocal duties, and is released alongside new single 'Everything Exploded'.

Loka release their third album 'Northern Oscillations' in October 2017, featuring the critically acclaimed singles 'Herculaneum Rock' and 'Everything Exploded'. The album takes its influences from a range of diverse topics encompassing the positivity of family, friends, hope and love juxtaposed with the negativity of right wing politics, Brexit, bigotry, war and relationship breakdowns.

The band's first EP, 2003's 'Beginningless' was followed by their debut album 'Fire Shepherds' in 2006, both were released through Ninja Tune. Their second album 'Passing Place' also on Ninja Tune, was released in 2011, complimented by the renowned Beaumar...

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Past Gigs Loka

  • 11 | 2017 Bethesda Neuadd Ogwen
  • 10 | 2017 Manchester The Eagle Inn
  • 10 | 2017 Liverpool 81 Renshaw Street
  • 08 | 2017 Chelmsford Green Gathering Festival
  • 07 | 2017 Liverpool LIMF
  • 05 | 2017 Manchester Carlton Club
  • 04 | 2017 Bolton The Alma
  • 04 | 2017 Liverpool EBGBs
  • 04 | 2017 Liverpool Threshold Festival
  • 01 | 2017 Liverpool Violette Societa
  • 09 | 2016 Manchester The Castle Hotel
  • 09 | 2016 Ramsbottom Ramsbottom Festival
  • 05 | 2016 Manchester The Eagle Inn

Discography Loka

  • 2017 Everything Exploded Single | Deathly Records
  • 2017 Northern Oscillations Album | Deathly Records
  • 2016 Herculaneum Rock Single | Salvation Records
  • 2011 Temporary External EP | Ninja Tune
  • 2011 Passing Place Album | Ninja Tune
  • 2006 Fire Shepherds Album | Ninja Tune
  • 2003 Beginningless EP | Ninja Tune

Media

  • Video Loka - Everything Exploded ...
  • Video Loka - Herculaneum Rock (2016)
  • Video Loka - 'Safe Self Tester'

Origin

  • Liverpool GB

Founded

  • 2003

Members

  • Mark Kyriacou Keyboards
  • Tom Sumnall Bass
  • Ian Jones Drums
  • Stuart MacDonald Guitar

Downloads / Press Releases