Through Hell & Kept Going [Import]
The success story of Liverpool-based five-piece Matchstickmen looks set to scale new highs as the band prepare themselves for an industrious 2012. Matchstickmen have achieved a strong presence in the Liverpool music scene. The first thing you notice at a Matchstickmen gig is the band's immense presence on stage. The second is how much they stand out from the crowd. The band's passion for music is clearly evident to all who hear their music or see them perform. The band energies their audience in a way that has so far greatly surpassed any of their rivals. Matchstickmen have played an array of prominent gigs including Carling supports, headline shows, festivals and have supported signed acts such as Detroit Social Club, Dust, Electric Six, The Quireboys, Skin and Taking Dawn. With standout tracks like the band's latest single, Dark Blue, which fuses gravely vocal work with arena ready rhythms, churning out a classic rock song in it's purest form and is attracting radio play far and wide. Dark Blue is available to purchase on iTunes. The music of Matchstickmen appeals to rock fans and non-rock fans alike and is an essential addition to any music lover's library.