The Shrives are a four piece rock n roll band from Grantham/Nottingham. They were a main stage highlight in 2018.
Formed in early 2014 they were quickly swept off to California to record their debut album ‘Back In The Morrow’, working alongside Billie Joe Armstrong (Green Day) and Joey Armstrong (SWMRS).
They released the album in early 2017 with a packed out show at Rough Trade Nottingham.
The Shrives first single gained attention from Kerrang!, NME and Rock Sound aswell as many underground blogs and university magazines.
They have gone on to play alongside bands such as SWMRS, The Soapgirls, Soeur and Judas, aswell as playing at Rebellion Festival and Dot to Dot Festival.
They have had songs featured on BBC Introducing East Midlands and have had support from Steve Lamacq at BBC 6 Music.
“The worlds hottest new bands – Matt Grocott & The Shrives” – Kerrang 2015
“The Shrives should be your new favourite frentic punk band.“
– Rock Sound
“The Shrives are unafraid to experiment, with their music veering from solid indie to pop to punk-funk.” – NME
“Keep your eye on The Shrives.” – Kerrang!