The Boy Royals are from Newport and they bring their sound together with a love of iconic British bands, such as The jam, The Who and Manic Street Preachers. However, they then blend this with the spikier side of indie-rock. Their attitude and their ability to write such anthemic songs has seen the band sharing stages up and down the UK with the likes of Hard-Fi, Lostprophets, Feeder and The View
‘People Like Us’ with its uplifting cannonade of drums and pseudo political swing, has all the potential to be chanted along with by many walks of British life. The singles B Side – ‘Summer’s Playground’ is also a must listen.
‘People Like Us’ is released on August 13th on Require Records 8/10