Artist info

Genre

Indie, Rock


band members

Rhys Goodwin, Jamie Lightfoot, Robbie Lightfoot, Ché Webster, Hayden Smith


Influences

Sticky Fingers, Violent Soho, The Delta Riggs, DMA's, The Smith Street Band, SKEGGS, The Cure


Bio

The Rucksaks are four rough individuals making music in a scummy garage on the outskirts of Sydney's South.

The band consists of two brothers (lead guitar and bass), kind of like the Gallagher brothers from Oasis, but without Liam’s looks or Noel’s songwriting ability. A chocolate milk loving drummer with poor timing and a temperamental, typical front man who also plays guitar.

The Rucksaks are best described as “indie-rock” emmulating a blend of old school rock and new school indie vibes. Their influences are collectively drawn from The Cure, Sticky Fingers, DMA’s and many more. Their song vibes are typically fun and uplifting, commenting on typical social situations and life in general - the good, the bad and the ugly...

Review

Andy

05 Apr 2018

50

Review

Les Roberts

15 Jan 2018

50

great follow up single wil lbe catching these guys at the Rad Bar this wednesday 17/1/18

great follow up single wil lbe catching these guys at the Rad Bar this wednesday 17/1/18

Review

David James

20 Dec 2017

50

Great follow up tune to "Smokebomb". Can't wait to see what is coming in 2018.

Great follow up tune to "Smokebomb". Can't wait to see what is coming in 2018.