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One of the most exciting and talked about acts to emerge in recent years, Wille & The Bandits have a sound which seems to amalgamate the best elements of music from every era. Imagine dusting off your old vinyl and blasting it out in your new spaceship.

Essentially Wille and the Bandits is a classic blues rock three piece much in the vain of Cream or The Jimi Hendrix experience. But in a similar way to how these bands pushed the  genre  in  their  time,  Wille  and  the  Bandits  try  to  take  their  sound  beyond  what  is expected of such a traditional line up.

The use of more bizarre instrumentation and eclectic influences in the song writing often pushes  them  more  into  a  world  music  or  progressive category.  Having  toured  with artists  such  as  Deep  Purple  through  to  the  John  Butler  trio  and  played  major  festivals across Europe, the band seem to leave an equally astounding impression on audiences of all ages and musical backgrounds with their energetic and soulful performances.

They have received great critical acclaim, being voted in the top ten must see bands at Glastonbury  2014  by  BBC  Radio  1  and  reaching  number  2  in  the  UK  blues  chart  with their  first  single  on  downloads  alone.  Now  touring  their  third  independently  released studio album Wille and the Bandits fan base, repertoire of sounds, styles and innovation seems to be growing at an exponential rate.

The band are praised in the press for their albums; bursting at the seams with textures, originality  and  soul.  Rock  legends  such  as  Ian  Paice,  Joe  Bonamassa  and  Francis Rossi  have  also  praised  the  band’s  musicianship  and  their  unique  edge  to  Rock  and Blues.

‘Howling, cinematic psychoblues … breathtaking‘

‘These boys can groove and sing like whiskey angels and it doesn’t take long to realise why they belong on the festival circuit.‘

‘This incredibly talented band excels in playing not just one or two musical styles but in fact focus on several genres to an extremely high quality.‘

‘If Cream had spent more time on a beach in Newquay they might have sounded like this.‘