Emerging alt-rock band Sleeptape’s track ‘Benefit’ is our debut of the week
FFO: Lower Than Atlantis, Biffy Clyro and The Lafontaines
Geordie four-piece Sleeptape are one of the most exciting new bands emerging from the city’s music scene. The North-East is bursting with talented guitar bands at the moment, but Sleeptape are breaking through the ranks and demanding to be heard.
Manufacturing their own unique take on immense alternative rock their hazy debut single ‘Benefit’ displays their immense dream-pop inspired sound in high definition. The track excels utilising reverb-laden guitars, followed by strong, foot-stomping drum hooks, the track definitely gets you moving. Taking inspiration from the summery anthems and style of Biffy Clyro and Lower than Atlantis.
With their first show of 2018 at Head of Steam in Newcastle selling out and slots at festivals now being booked, it will be exciting to see Sleeptape’s next step.