Artist info

Genre

Punk, Rock


Sounds like

Nirvana, Dinosaur Jr., Smashing Pumpkins, Weezer, Dear Seattle, Waax, Violent Soho


band members

Joel Lopez - Vocals, Guitar Kieran O'grady - Bass Nochi Wakeford - Drums


Influences

Nirvana, Smashing Pumpkins, Alice in Chains, Weezer, Soundgarden, Waax, Violent Soho, Beatles


Unearthed artists we like

WAAX, Dear Seattle, Highline


Bio

Sling is an alt rock/grunge 3 piece band based in the southern suburbs of Sydney, who have been jamming and performing together since early 2018. With influences ranging from Dinosaur Jr, Nirvana to Black Sabbath, Sling takes on a modern approach to heavy music. Since their inception they have made a reputation for putting on high energy performances inspired by the alternative rock movement of the early 90s. Members include Kieran O’Grady (Bass), Nochi Wakeford (Drums) and Joel Lopez (Guitar/Vocals). Sling is currently working on recording their debut EP.

Review

Review by Tom Forrest Tom Forrest

11 Jan 2021

Triple J
35

Takes you a place in the past! Great tune! Love the raw and hard hitting vocals!

Takes you a place in the past! Great tune! Love the raw and hard hitting vocals!

Review

Review by Nkechi Anele Nkechi Anele

20 Aug 2020

Triple J
30

FAT FAT FATTY FAT BASS and super 90s rough round the edges vibes. Weirdly brings to mind the desire to go to the milkbar for a frosty fruit.

FAT FAT FATTY FAT BASS and super 90s rough round the edges vibes. Weirdly brings to mind the desire to go to the milkbar for a frosty fruit.

Review

Review by Declan Byrne Declan Byrne

14 Aug 2020

Triple J
30

it's raw and passionate and still charms you without needing the bells and whistles.

it's raw and passionate and still charms you without needing the bells and whistles.