The Van T's

Live Act Indie/Alternative Post-Grunge Alternative Rock Garage Rock Indie
The Van T's - Indie/Alternative Post-Grunge Alternative Rock Garage Rock Indie Live Act in Glasgow

The Van T's Short Info

Comprised of twin sisters Hannah and Chloe Van Thompson (guitar, vocals), Joanne Forbes (bass) and Shaun Hood (drums), 2017 was a breakout year for the band.
Premiere’s on the likes of Huw Stephens’ BBC Radio Introducing show, So Young, Dork, Upset, Noisey, The Quietus, The Line of Best Fit and Clash Magazine were all followed by support slots with Wolf Alice, Clean Cut Kid and a succession of dates with Sunflower Bean and The Jesus and Mary Chain.
The band had prominent placing across numerous festivals and showcases throughout the UK and featured heavily on the BBC coverage of Scotland’s newest and largest festival ‘TRNSMT’.
Following up from 2016's critically acclaimed 'A Coming of Age' EP the band released 'Fresh Meat' and BitterSweet' through Lab Records which had huge Spotify traction culminating in both tracks riding high in the viral charts.
The Van T’s hard work did not go unnoticed and they scooped the coveted ‘Best Live Act’ award at the 2017 Scottish Alternative Music Awards.

Comprised of twin sisters Hannah and Chloe Van Thompson (guitar, vocals), Joanne Forbes (bass) and Shaun Hood (drums), 2017 was a breakout year for the band.
Premiere’s on the likes of Huw Stephens’ BBC Radio Introducing show, So Young, Dork, Upset, Noisey, The Quietus, The Line of Best Fit and Clash Magazine were all followed by support slots with Wolf Alice, Clean Cut Kid and a succession of dates with Sunflower Bean and The Jesus and Mary Chain.
The band had prominent placing across numerous festivals and showcases throughout the UK and featured heavily on the BBC coverage of Scotland’s newest and largest festival ‘TRNSMT’.
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The Van T's on Tour

  • 01 | 02 | 2018 Edinburgh Sneaky Petes
  • 16 | 02 | 2018 Glasgow Stereo
  • 22 | 02 | 2018 Dunfermline PJ Molloys
  • 23 | 02 | 2018 Aberdeen Tunnells
  • 24 | 02 | 2018 Inverness Tooth & Claw
  • 25 | 02 | 2018 Dundee The Beat Generator
  • 02 | 03 | 2018 Dunfermline MacArts

Past Gigs The Van T's

  • 11 | 2017 Manchester Jimmy's
  • 11 | 2017 London The End Festival
  • 11 | 2017 Stockton on Tees Songs from Northern Britain Festival
  • 10 | 2017 London Club CloseUp @ Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen
  • 09 | 2017 Glasgow 02 ABC Supporting Jesus and The Mary Chain
  • 09 | 2017 Middlesburgh The Empire Supporting Jesus and The Mary Chain
  • 09 | 2017 Glasgow Glasgow University Freshers Party
  • 09 | 2017 Liverpool Popped Music Night @ The Magnet
  • 09 | 2017 Edinburgh Edinburgh University Freshers Party
  • 08 | 2017 Dundee Carnival 56 Festival
  • 08 | 2017 Kintyre Kintyre Songwriters Festival
  • 08 | 2017 Dumfries Stowed Out Festival
  • 08 | 2017 Arran Grinduro Festival
  • 08 | 2017 Dundee Fat Sam's Supporting Wolf Alice
  • 07 | 2017 Glasgow TRNSMT Festival
  • 06 | 2017 Perthshire Solus Festival
  • 06 | 2017 Inverness Northern Roots Festival
  • 05 | 2017 Brighton The Great Escape
  • 05 | 2017 London The Scala supporting Clean Cut Kid
  • 05 | 2017 London Tooting Tram
  • 04 | 2017 Amsterdam Paradiso supporting Jesus and The Mary Chain
  • 04 | 2017 Newcastle Meet The North
  • 04 | 2017 Newcastle Futuresounds Festival
  • 04 | 2017 Stockton Stockton Calling Festival

Discography The Van T's

  • 2017 Bittersweet Single | Lab Records
  • 2017 Fresh Meat Single | Lab Records
  • 2016 A Coming of Age EP | Bloc Music
  • 2016 Blood Orange Single | Bloc Music
  • 2016 Fun Garcon Single | Flying Vinyl

Media

  • Video The Van T's - Fresh Meat (O...
  • Video The Van T's - Bittersweet
  • Video Blood Orange

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Origin

  • Glasgow GB

Founded

  • 2015

Members

  • Hannah Van Thompson Guitar/Vox
  • Chloe Van Thompson Guitar/Vox
  • Joanne Forbes Bass/Vox
  • Shaun Hood Drums