Young Braves Coming To The Flapper
Saturday August 24th – 7pm to 11pm
Young Braves are an alternative rock band hailing from Shropshire. After support slots with the likes of Little Comets, The Sherlocks and The Amazons, the band has been busy focusing on writing new material. Spending 2018 building up a wealth of new tracks that are now ready to be shared with the world and they are set to release their new single ‘Lunatic’ in March 2019.
The band consists of Ollie Scott (23) – Lead Vocals & Guitar, Jacob Ferguson (23) – Guitar, Synths & Backing Vocals, Elliot Scott (21) – Bass & Backing Vocals, with newest member Max Powell (23) – Drums & Percussion, joining in early 2018. With influences including Pixies, Foals, Radiohead and Kings of Leon, their sound is catchy, exciting and explosive.
Their tracks are regularly played on BBC Introducing, with track ‘Youth’ receiving airplay by Huw Stephens on Radio 1. They have also played live sessions for BBC Introducing Shropshire and a session for Sofar Sounds London. Their song ‘For the Day’ got selected for Record of the Day, which created a lot of interest around the band. Under their previous band name Arcade Parade, they also received airplay on Radio X, Amazing Radio, Beacon Radio (now known as Free Radio) and their song ‘Grace’ featured on a Jamie Oliver YouTube video.