Mowbird

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Mowbird - Alternative Punk Lo-Fi Surf Live Act in Wrexham

Mowbird Short Info

Mowbird are a slacker-pop quartet from Wrexham, North Wales.

Formed by Ben Sawin (vocals/guitar) and Mike Smith (bass) with the later additions of Suzanne Dempsey (organ/vocals) and Ben Valentine Trow (drums/vocals), they self recorded and self released four EPs (Excellent, OK / Ilk / We Sell Maternity Swimwear / The Quiet Despair Of The Starship Enterprise) before signing to Cardiff based Shape Records.

Debut album Islander was released in February 2014, preceded by single Happy Active Horse Organ which garnered radio play by Huw Stephens (Radio 1), Bethan Elfyn & Adam Walton (BBC Radio Wales) as well as Tom Ravenscroft & Marc Riley (6music), the latter for whom the band recorded a session.

Mowbird are a slacker-pop quartet from Wrexham, North Wales.

Formed by Ben Sawin (vocals/guitar) and Mike Smith (bass) with the later additions of Suzanne Dempsey (organ/vocals) and Ben Valentine Trow (drums/vocals), they self recorded and self released four EPs (Excellent, OK / Ilk / We Sell Maternity Swimwear / The Quiet Despair Of The Starship Enterprise) before signing to Cardiff based Shape Records.

Debut album Islander was released in February 2014, preceded by single Happy Active Horse Organ which garnered radio play by Huw Stephens (Radio 1), Bethan Elfyn & Adam Walton (BBC Radio Wales) as well as Tom Ravenscroft & Marc Riley (6...

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Past Gigs Mowbird

  • 05 | 2015 Machynlleth Machynlleth Comedy Festival
  • 04 | 2015 Central Station, Wrexham Focus Wales 2015
  • 04 | 2015 Bar Up, Halifax Headline Show
  • 04 | 2015 The Gate, Cardiff Wales Goes Pop!
  • 03 | 2015 The Firebug, Leicester Indie-Pop All Dayer

Discography Mowbird

  • 2014 Lady Lion (feat. Sweet Baboo) Single | Shape Records
  • 2014 Islander Album | Shape Records
  • 2013 Happy Active Horse Organ Single | Popty-Ping Records
  • 2012 We Sell Maternity Swimwear EP | Self Released
  • 2012 The Quiet Despair Of The Starship Enterprise EP | Self Released
  • 2011 Ilk EP | Self Released
  • 2010 Excellent, OK EP | Self Released

Media

  • Sound Mowbird - 'Lady Lion' ft. S...
  • Sound PING002 : Mowbird : Happy A...

Origin

  • Wrexham GB

Founded

  • 2010

Members

  • Ben Sawin Vocals/Guitar
  • Mike Smith Bass
  • Suzanne Dempsey Keys/Vocals
  • Ben Trow Drums/Vocals