November 2016

Rock / Alternative

Partisan


Partisan are a rock band formed in Manchester, UK, early 2013. As the name implies they are passionate about their cause, which is to inject some authentic rock into the limelight, as serious contenders to pick up the music scene with punchy, bold and unflinching rock anthems!

The band's members are Stuart Armstrong (lead vocals and guitar), Dan Albon (bass guitar) and Rob Jones (drums). Founding member Stuart Armstrong (lead vocals and guitar) left his previous band Six10Repeater, that disbanded in 2012 but returned to the scene with Partisan working on new material with a his rock edge and progression from Six10.

They have achieved numerous accolades including being awarded as 'Best Unsigned Band' by XFM in 2009, two tracks, Hearts and Nails and Today Somehow featured Pro Evolution Soccer, supported prominent bands such as Nine Black Alps, Baby Shambles, Status Quo and The Damned as well as being reviewed by influential peers within the industry, Mark Radcliffe and BBC Introducing.

The band have recorded and released a number of rock anthems, including Pushing Up Daisies, Animal, Two Lovers and most recently Juggernaut. They have had the pleasure of working wih notable producers, Jim Spencer and Mike Bennett and planning an album for early 2017.

But for 2016, they have more single releases, festivals such as Standon Calling and gigs both here in the UK and the US, playing Pianos in New York and Whiskyagogo in Los Angeles.