Artist info

Genre

Indie, Punk, Rock


Sounds like

The rumbling of a ripe wheely bin as it's being rolled out to the footpath.


band members

yells/gtr - Hunny Slums drums - Suzie Slums bass - Cool Eric


Influences

Bad Bangers, Tape/Off, THE WHATS, I Heart Hiroshima, Nirvana


Unearthed artists we like

Tape/Off, Marville, Screwjacks


Bio

Slumlawwd were an Australian rock band formed in Brisbane in 1989. From 1992 until their break-up in 2010 the line-up consisted of vocalist Bernard Fanning, guitarists Darren Middleton and Ian Haug, bass guitarist John Collins and drummer Jon Coghill. The group's third studio album Internationalist, peaked at No. 1 on the ARIA Albums Chart in September 1998. They followed with four more number-one studio albums in a row, Odyssey Number Five (September 2000), Vulture Street (July 2003), Dream Days at the Hotel Existence (June 2007) and Golden Rule (November 2009). Their Top Ten hit singles are "My Happiness" (2000), "(Baby I've Got You) On My Mind" (2003) and "Lost and Running" (2007). Slumlawwd earned a total of eighteen ARIA Awards making them the second most awarded band behind Silverchair. Ten Slumlawwd albums and DVDs were certified multiple-platinum status, with Odyssey Number Five – their most successful album – achieving eight times platinum certification for shipment of over 560,000 units.