Fresh off the back of a hectic summer touring schedule that included festival slots at Isle Of Wight, Sound City, Long Division, Live At Leeds and opening INMusicCroatia for Queens Of The Stone Age, Rival Bones are back with their bone-shattering stoner infused 2nd EP - Strangefruit.
This sophomore EP release has refined everything that made their debut an instant hit. Expanding on their hard rock style to include influences from stoner, classic and post punk while creating instant hits. The tracks; Beautiful/Dangerous, Tied So Tight & Hot Blooded, show a band progressing at a staggering rate on the international stage.
Making their debut back in 2015 with the release of ‘You Know Who You Are’ RIVAL BONES began to receive airplay from BBC Introducing, Planet Rock, Kerrang Radio, Team Rock, Amazing Radio and Real XS. The band who thrive in a live setting, hit the road, playing their brand of hard hitting, heavy rock to an ever growing, enthusiastic fan-base across the UK. Followed up by ‘Robot Girl’ and ‘Lost Along the Way’ in 2016, Rival Bones began to establish themselves as one of the hottest rock bands to emerge from the North West in the last decade.
In 2017, the band released their self-titled EP. In spite of fervent interest from various labels they decided to sign with Ayla Records and immediately headed off to represent the UK for Sound City at Zandari Festival in Seoul. Upon their return the band were invited to support Frank Turners' Mongol Horde, Electric Six, Dead and Fizzy Blood at their respective shows in Manchester and were booked to perform at Sound City Liverpool, Live at Leeds and The Alternative Escape, as well as Amplified Festival, Long Division,Isle of Wight and opening INMUSIC Festival for Queens Of The Stone Age.
With an ever-growing fan-base, an impressive repertoire and a strong-driven desire for musical progress Rival Bones have established themselves as one of the most captivating international rock bands around.