Artist info

Genre

Pop, Rock


Sounds like

The Living End, Nirvana, Silverchair


band members

Anthony Ross - Lead Roller! Joel Brokate - Block of Wood with 6 strings tied on with powerchords!, Fernando Castaneda - Chief Smasher of the Circular Pig Skins,StJohn Simpson - Low Sounding Wood with 4 strings super glued on!


Influences

Freedom, Rock n Roll, repression


Website

www.lieutenantjam.com

Bio

Lieutenant Jam are bringing the Rock N Roll Party to the world in 2014
The Glastonbury 2013 rockers are ready to rock the world from festival to festival, town to town, house party to house party.

Lieutenant Jam consists of Anthony Ross on lead vocals, Joel Melbourne on lead guitar, SaintJohn Simpson on Bass and Fernando Castaneda on drums.

The band has played over 60 shows since 2012. They have performed at Glastonbury 2013, St.Kilda Festival 2014, Sydney Rd St Festival 2014, Darebin Music Feast 2012 and created 4 music festivals entitled 'House Party on Wheels' over 2 years with 25-40 bands playing at each.

'Jealousy is Dumb but I Want You in My Bed' will be the first single of three released by Lieutenant Jam in 2014, recorded by their close friend and sound engineer Nigel from Fedora Productions. The song's film clip will be made in London by Tom McMahon who has worked on videos with Ghetts, Young O & Scorcher, Robin Thicke and Pharrell to name a few and close friend Ben Van Leeuwman. After the release of their first album 'When I Say Jump' in 2012, the band has focused on time in the studio, song writing ,touring and on their live set.

The singles will celebrate the band's 2 year anniversary. The 3 upcoming tracks feature special guests from the bands Vision St, Avantair, Slowjaxx and His Cosmik Love Orkestra and Damn That River with a horn section, harmonicas and backing vocals.

The band's has progressed from it's indie rock origins to a louder rock sound replicating a mix of The Arctic Monkeys, Brian Jonestown Massacre, The Libertines and the Rolling Stones. The band has grown in support over the last two years and is ready to push on in 2014.

The singles and promotional campaign will be launched with a national and short UK tour middle/late 2014

Lieutenant Jam have played at establishments such as The Espy, Ding Dong Lounge, The Vineyard, Revolver, The Workers Club, 303, Pony, The Toff, The Tote, The Brunswick Hotel, The Reverence. They have also toured Hobart, Adelaide and the UK.

They have featured on indie100.com, Triple R 3RRR FM, Inpress, Beat Magazine and high figures on tripleJ Unearthed and Reverb Nation.

From 2014 the band plan to feature on Pitchfork, 6 Music, Triple J and tour world renowned music festivals year after year.

Weblinks:
Official Website: www.lieutenantjam.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/lieutenantjam
Twitter: https://twitter.com/LieutenantJam
Soundcloud www.soundcloud.com/lieutenantjam
House Party on Wheels: www.housepartyonwheels.com