Warrington based [WAM] have published the following press release announcing our gig at Parr Hall...
[WAM] hosting local heroes Slydigs and more at Parr Hall on 16th March 2018
Website is celebrating 5th birthday of supporting music in Warrington.
"Slydigs have been one of our favourite support bands in recent years" - The Who
As part of celebrations for the 5th year of WarringtonMusic.co.uk, [WAM] is very happy to announce that a showcase of music from the town will be taking place at the prestigious Parr Hall Theatre on Friday 16th March. Headlining the night will be Rock & Roll four piece, Slydigs.
Tickets go on general sale from 9am on Friday 29th September, with the 50 tickets made available at £5 to celebrate 5 years of [WAM].
Anyone in the North West that tuned in to the regional news at 6.30pm today may have noticed a small piece about the band. North West Tonight interviewed the band at a rehearsal session, following the recent announcement of the support slots with The Who.
Catch the programme again on the BBC website
The acoustic gig at the Carnaby Street branch of Liam Gallagher's store Pretty Green went down a storm. The band played a stripped down set that was well received (read a review here.)
Louis and Dean also sat down for a brief interview on the day and you can watch it below.
Read the full Music News review here.
Some reputed Belgian radio stations have added Slydigs to their playlist.
If you want to check out the first play then you can do so on 12th February around 10.20pm UK time. Listen here: www.rtbf.be/classic21/ or check the podcast the following day.
You can also hear the band on the Rock Connections programme on Radio Quartz this Sunday between 5pm and 7pm. Click the link to listen online: www.radioquartz.be
The band were interviewed on the morning show on Salford City FM. The station played a few tracks from the album and the band also performed an acoustic version of She's My Rattlesnake.
The band talked about trying to make it in the industry in today's climate, the album and the tour which kicks off on Sunday in Hull. Head to the live page to see details of the tour.
"NORTH-west's very own gutsy rock offering, Slydigs, are shaping up to be the next best thing the Rock & Roll genre has seen in years..."
Vive le Rock published their chart of 2012 and 'Never To Be Tamed' was in at number 23! They also published a nice feature introducing the band
Slydigs got another great write up in 'The Big Cheese' magazine this week. "Dean Fairhurst comes on like the second coming of Jim Morrison, leading a revival of rock n roll poetry.." - quite! Read more for an image of the article.
Mandy Raytik interviewed Louis and Dean about their influences and being an up and coming band. She even asked who they would eliminate from the music world forever. Read more to find out who they said!
In a recent article on alternative radio station website starshipoverflow.com the debut album was claimed as one of their favourites of 2012. "The pure energy of this album is astounding"