The Watchmakers

Live Act Alternative Indie space rock Psychedelic
The Watchmakers - Alternative Indie space rock Psychedelic Live Act in Manchester

The Watchmakers Short Info

A fusion of shimmering, mind expanding aural surrealism and neo-psych grooves.

“Imagine if Noel Gallagher’s solo record had actually been willing to cut loose and explore its boundaries, and you might be arriving somewhere near to their sound” - (Drowned In Sound)

"Putting the strut back into psych" NME

“One of the juiciest psych-rock delights you could pluck from the music playing fields of the UK right now” - (Louder Than War review of Before Questions Became)

“The visceral charge of BRMC and the psychedelic adventure of Primal Scream” - (Manchester Evening News)

“Paint It Black/Tomorrow Never Knows meets Kasabian, with an added swagger and an energy all of its own. It’s a real dark, twisted, psychedelic rocker with a groove to move the listener” - (Louder Than War review of Waves)

A fusion of shimmering, mind expanding aural surrealism and neo-psych grooves.

“Imagine if Noel Gallagher’s solo record had actually been willing to cut loose and explore its boundaries, and you might be arriving somewhere near to their sound” - (Drowned In Sound)

"Putting the strut back into psych" NME

“One of the juiciest psych-rock delights you could pluck from the music playing fields of the UK right now” - (Louder Than War review of Before Questions Became)

“The visceral charge of BRMC and the psychedelic adventure of Primal Scream” - (Manchester Evening News)

“Paint It Black/Tomorrow Never Knows meets Kasabian, with an ad...

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Past Gigs The Watchmakers

  • 03 | 2015 Manchester Cosmosis Festival
  • 02 | 2015 Lennon's, Southampton Club Psychedelia
  • 02 | 2015 The Garage, London Club The Mammoth
  • 12 | 2014 Preston Antics with 'Blossoms'
  • 11 | 2014 Night and Day Cafe, Manchester Manchester Psych Fest 2
  • 10 | 2014 The Castle, Manchester Nightmare On Oldham Street
  • 10 | 2014 Gullivers, Manchester Psychotic Reaction Festival
  • 10 | 2014 Purple Turtle, Camden, London Cherry Cola
  • 08 | 2014 Night and Day Cafe, Manchester With The Voyeurs
  • 06 | 2014 Night and Day, Manchester Headline Show
  • 05 | 2014 The Queen Of Hoxton, London This Feeling
  • 05 | 2014 The Ruby Lounge, Manchester This Feeling Headline Show
  • 04 | 2014 Dry Bar, Manchester Late Sessions
  • 03 | 2014 Kraak, Manchester With Dark Bells
  • 03 | 2014 Preston With The Lucid Dream
  • 02 | 2014 The Ruby Lounge, Manchester BBC Introducing Night
  • 02 | 2014 Manchester Academy 3 With Black Onassis
  • 09 | 2013 Band On The Wall, Manchester With The Pretty Things

Discography The Watchmakers

  • 2014 The Watchmakers E.P EP | Box Bedroom Rebel Records
  • 2014 Illumination Single | Loaded Soul Records
  • 2014 To Be Part Of You Single | Blak Hands Records

Media

  • Sound To Be Part Of You
  • Video THE WATCHMAKERS - BEFORE QU...
  • Video THE WATCHMAKERS - ILLUMINATION
  • Video THE WATCHMAKERS - WAVES (DEMO)
  • Video THE WATCHMAKERS - THE 7TH ...
  • Video The Watchmakers - Carpe Diem

Fan Radar

2,031 Fans
16,341 Plays
2,280 Follower

Origin

  • Manchester GB

Founded

  • 2013

Members

  • Rich Maitland Vox and Guitar
  • Ian Maitland Drums
  • Adam Lewis Guitar
  • Andy Lewis Bass

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