Press Release 8-2-2019
Bang Bang Romeo
Cover Roxette’s ‘The Look’ with live video recorded during Isle Of Wight Festival
The band release latest single and video as they continue European Tour with P!nk.
Rising Stars Bang Bang Romeo release the official video for their new single ‘The Look’. The track is a cover of the late 80’s hit from Swedish pop act Roxette.
Comments Bang Bang Romeo:
“We had so much fun taking on this classic and putting our own spin on it! We wanted to celebrate how timeless this tune is!”
Watch ‘The Look’ official video here.
The video was filmed during the band’s performance at Isle Of Wight Festival in June. The band are regular performers at the music festival with organiser John Giddings booking them for their first main stage festival performance last year and stating it was the “Biggest crowd for an opening act on the main stage in the history of the Isle Of Wight Festival” – John Giddings, Solo Music Agency/Isle of Wight Festival
Bang Bang Romeo are currently on the road finishing up a massive European stadium tour with the one and only P!nk, performing in over 10 countries to over 1.5 million fans.
They embark on their headline UK Tour this October called the ‘Star Crossed Species Tour’. Tickets are selling fast, with shows in Edinburgh and Manchester already sold out; Glasgow, Leeds, Bristol and London following suit. Tickets are available here.
Upcoming Tour-dates as follows:
Thursday 1 August: Sting Support – Foire Aux Vins, Colmar, FRANCE
Saturday 3 August: P!nk Support – Tele2 Arena, Stockholm, SWEDEN
Monday 5 August: P!nk Support – Telenor Arena, Oslo, NORWAY
Wednesday 7 August: P!nk Support – CASA Arena, Horsens, DENMARK
Saturday 24 August: Camper Calling Festival, Alcester, UK
STAR CROSSED SPECIES HEADLINE TOUR:
Thursday 3 October: Think Tank – Newcastle
Friday 4 October: Stereo – Glasgow
Saturday 5 October: Sneaky Pete’s – Edinburgh
Thursday 10 October: Belgrave Music Hall – Leeds
Friday 11 October: Deaf Institute – Manchester
Saturday 12 October: EBGBS – Liverpool
Wednesday 16 October: Clwb Ifor Back – Cardiff
Thursday 17 October: The Louisiana – Bristol
Friday 18 October: Joiners Arms – Southampton
Saturday 19 October: Castle & Falcon – Birmingham
Wednesday 23 October: Waterfront Studio – Norwich
Thursday 24 October: Omeara – London,
Friday 25 October: Green Door Store – Brighton
Saturday 26 October: The Foundry – Sheffield
Praise for BBR:
“They sound just like a Tarantino soundtrack” – Huw Stephens, BBC Radio 1
“Gutsy rock and roll collides with Northern Soul” – Steve Lamacq, BBC Radio 6
“Grand, scintillating bar-rock that could open up the heavens based off the magnitude of Anastasia ‘Stars’ Walker’s voice alone” – Billboard
“The most formidable front woman I’ve seen, talk about charisma, presence and a voice to match” – Gordon Smart, Radio X
“Completely mind blowing” – Louder Than War.
“Sheffield soul-rock phenomenon who very nearly demolished the entire blue fin building with brilliantly brash alt hits”. – NME
“Fronted by the powerhouse vocalist that is Anastasia Walker, the group make disco-influenced pop rock that you can’t help but want to dance to.” – The Independent
“Anastasia Walker’s earth shattering vocal possesses your undivided attention.” – Clash Magazine
“…timeless, untamed and utterly authentic – at times reminiscent of Nancy Sinatra meets Amy Winehouse meets Grace Slick on a Tarantino soundtrack.” – The Vpme
“Stadium-filling sounds don’t come more powerful than those out of Bang Bang Romeo. Thanks largely to vocalist Anastasia ‘Stars’ Walker’s once-in-a-blue-moon voice, this is a classic rock band coming for the big leagues in 2019.” – Gigwise
“Slick, 60’s- inspired rock ‘n’ roll” – Metro
“We’ve loved Bang Bang Romeo since their beginnings. From soulful blues and riffing heavy rock, to vulnerable pop ballads and stomping rock and roll. Bang Bang Romeo leave no territory untouched” – DIVA