Rainstar : You're My Own
Rainstar release the first single off their epic debut album ' Ockhams Razor'. The incredible rock ballad ' You're my own' which is destined to be a classic U.K hit is officially out on 27 March 2006. The song and the b-side ' Holding up the sky' are currently receiving high rotation on the biggest Radio station in Malta ( Playlisted next to Madonna, James Blunt, hard Fi, Goldfrapp, Prince, The Darkness and more ) and the Portsmouth lads will soon be touring there on the XFM Malta summer tour. The single is being delivered to every major Radio station in the U.K at present. Rainstar are a six piece who hail from Portsmouth, England . They write songs that drive home a big, powerful sound, laced with soaring chorus's and memorable melodies all delivered with their distinct sound derived from the fields of rock, pop and indie. Lead singer Gary Anderson's vocals and lyrics convey Rainstar's passion for writing songs that appeal across the board whilst the rest of the band all contribute to each finished track. Ian Chisham provides piano and keyboards with Warren Bailey and Glen Carey adding lead, rhythm and acoustic guitars. Ed Bristow and Neil Curtis lay down the driving rhythm section playing bass guitar and drums respectively. The passion within Rainstar's songs really comes to fruition in their live performance leaving audiences on a high with their memorable hook-lines and inspired arrangements. "We are all passionate about writing songs that work well live on stage as well as on record. The diversity and quality of songs and the ease with which we all contribute to the finished product makes this such a great band to be part of" is the feeling from all of them. Rainstar's drummer Neil Curtis comments, "We're realistic enough to appreciate that no band can appeal to all, however, we've had such great feedback from everyone that has seen or heard us, that what works for the band obviously works for others too!"