Artist info

Genre

Pop, Punk, Rock


Sounds like

Bodyjar, One Dollar Short, MxPx, slick shoes


band members

Carl Jackson- Vox & Guitar Lachlan Jackson- Guitar Leigh Thompson- Drums Alistair Elkins- Bass


Influences

Weezer, NOFX, Frenzal Rhomb, Cake, Blink 182


Gig

Wishful Thinking

Strong impact coarse language and/or themes

27 Aug

The Leadbeater

Melbourne, 3121

1 Church St, Richmond VIC 3121

7:30pm

Gig

Wishful Thinking

Strong impact coarse language and/or themes

28 Aug

Rhino Room

Adelaide, 5000

1/131 Pirie Street Adelaide

7:30pm

Gig

Wishful Thinking

Strong impact coarse language and/or themes

3 Sep

Manning Bar

Sydney, 2050

Manning House, Manning Rd, Camperdown NSW 2050

8:00pm

Bio

Wishful Thinking (or Wishful) are an Australian four-piece pop-punk band that write "happy songs" about "sad things.
 The line-up includes brothers Carl and Lachie Jackson on vox and guitars, Alistair Elkins on bass and Leigh Thompson on drums. 
 Wishful Thinking has played with many Australian and international acts such as Millencolin, MXPX, Anberlin, Area 7, Antiskeptic, The Getaway Plan and Relient K .

Wishful Thinking embark on the "One More Time Tour" across the East coast of Australia in June 2021.

https://youtu.be/wJbcYM1WJ4g

Review

Review by Dave Ruby Howe Dave Ruby Howe

08 Jun 2021

Triple J
40

Absolutely cheering for the melodic moments that punctuate this skate punk clinic from Wishful Thinking.

Absolutely cheering for the melodic moments that punctuate this skate punk clinic from Wishful Thinking.

Review

Review by Declan Byrne Declan Byrne

31 May 2021

Triple J
40

listening to this on a monday only heightened the emotional connection. get me to friday!

listening to this on a monday only heightened the emotional connection. get me to friday!

Review

Review by Dave Ruby Howe Dave Ruby Howe

25 May 2020

Triple J
40

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater ain't getting remade without this on the OST.

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater ain't getting remade without this on the OST.