foo fighters, stone temple pilots, soundgarden, 80's rock and metal
Martin Blackledge - drums, vocals, keys, arrangements, lyrics guest guitarist/bassist - Leigh White
Faith no More, Soundgarden, Alice In Chains, 80's new wave and rock
Armchair Soldiers are based in Melbourne and now only consists of one main songwriter, Martin B.
The band was formerly known as Year Zero who were are a solid, progressive rock band that gigged around Melbourne briefly in the noughties.
Martin is the main songwriter and hails from the UK enjoying moderate exposure with Human Crisis (later Stone) gigging across the UK with the band for around 6 years before emigrating to Australia.
Drawing influences from the likes of Stone Temple Pilots, Soundgarden and Faith No More, Year Zero originally produced a demo available on myspace at this link www.myspace.com/yearzerooz