Artist info

Genre

Indie, Rock


band members

Jack Main, Riley Main, Michael Ryan, Ben Schier


Influences

Alt J, Death Cab For Cutie, Radiohead , Everything Everything


Bio

Formed in 2011 initially as a project between Monash University music students Jack Main, Ben Schier, Michael Ryan and Riley Main, Melbourne alt-rock band Acid Western has, in 3 years established a loyal following and a signature sound that has gone on to be featured and reviewed by such publications as AdamNOTeve, The Ripe., Tone Deaf and Where The White Boys Dance.

After releasing their debut single and video, “The Wait”, filmed by Dead End Media, the self-titled debut EP was launched to a capacity Ding Dong Lounge in March 2013. The group have gone on to support charting acts such as Sons of Rico, Mi-Sex and Georgia Fair, as well as a huge variety of local Melbourne acts such Woodey Pitney, The Quarters and Kashmere Club. The band has been working on a follow up release over the past year, and is excited to release the first single, ‘Oracle’, in anticipation of the official launch in March 2015.