ARTISTS

BAKER ISLAND
 
5 piece indie noise pop band from Newcastle.
Joined Philophobia: 2017
Releases: Write Home / Restless Legs
 

Buen Chico have been around more or less since the dawn of time. They write songs about dancing, consumerism, the so-called "environment", love and happiness.
Joined Philophobia: 2011 
Releases: Happiness Is Important / The Seasons / The Patron Saints Of Lost Causes / Working For A Work Free Future


CHLOE JULIETTE BESWICK

Wakefield singer/songwriter who deals in avante-folk dark-pop.
Joined Philophobia: 2016
Releases: Seven Sewers Away

CLANDESTINES

Three piece shoegaze-punk band from Malta influenced by lo-fi noise pop bands. 
Joined Philophobia: 2012

CLIMBING ALICE

A dissatisfied and snarling pop dream, served up with a slice of canyon chorus.
Joined Philophobia: 2016 
Releases: Melt Yourself Up / Grey
 
DARK HORSE


 Melodic pop from Wakefield.
Joined Philophobia: 2017
Releases: Shot Down  
 

THE DO'S

If the Chuckle Brothers liked Nirvana.
Joined Philophobia: 2012



Fur Blend spent their formative years rehearsing in the cellar as outcasts from the puritanical congregation.Tempted by punk rock, riot girl, post punk, slacker rock they escaped into the musical wilderness.
Joined Philophobia: 2012



JJ Swimsuit is Tim Metcalfe, one half of St Gregory Orange.
Joined Philophobia: 2013
Releases: The Hunter's Kindness


MATT KNEE

Man + instruments + studio.
Joined Philophobia: 2014


MI MYE

Mi Mye is thought of as an open conversation, a lush collection of snapshots from the North of Scotland where principal songwriter and lyricist Jamie Lockhart grew up, and Wakefield the place he now calls home.
Joined Philophobia: 2013


ONE DAY, AFTER SCHOOL.

 One Day, After School... are from Wakefield, West Yorkshire. Sometimes they play up-tempo punky open chorded pop nuggets (but without the choruses) but sometimes they play long and winding post-rock dirges, with twinges of piano and ambient soundscaping. Or, as best you can with three people.
Joined Philophobia: 2008


CHARLIE PADFIELD

Charlie Padfield has been drifting around the bars and venues of the North. Mesmerising punters wherever he goes with his dynamic guitar playing and electrifying presence. 
Joined Philophobia: 2016
Releases: Balloon Magic

PISKIE SITS

Piskie Sits come from Wakefield. They've been spinning their own brand of pseudo-american alt. rock for some time now.
Joined Philophobia: 2010


THE REACHAROUNDS

The Reacharounds, from Leeds, originators of Heavy Roll™.
Joined Philophobia: 2014
Releases: Heavy Roll



Shake Your Halo Down is a lofi indie pop collective from Wakefield.
Joined Philophobia: 2014


THE SHIP-TONES

The Ship-Tones is an exciting outfit from Leeds, re-working indie rock hits and uniting the vocals of the original front men from each band with a re-written and re-interpreted reggae style backing.
Joined Philophobia: 2014


The Spills are a 4-piece indie-rock band from Wakefield.
Joined Philophobia: 2009


ST. GREGORY ORANGE
St Gregory Orange
Electronic Post-pop band from Wakefield
Joined Philophobia: 2009

TAKE TURNS

Slacker rock/pop from Leeds.
Joined Philophobia: 2016
Releases: Cryptomnesia Crept 

THESE MEN

An acappella group. Taking a stand against consecutive fifths since 2009.
Joined Philophobia: 2012


YARD WARS

Psyche-Punk-Candy-Pop Bastards. We play short, bastardized 60s candy pop, and longer wierdo psyche stuff.
Joined Philophobia: 2014



PREVIOUSLY WORKED WITH
Above Us The Waves, The Ainsley Band, The Bambinos, The Bundesrats, The Compression, Daniel Lancaster, D. D. and the Flakes, Gary Gore, & E.E. Viles, The Grand, imp, Jeremiah, Lapels, Pavilion, ProtectorsThe Ran Tan Waltz, Riot JoyRunaround Kids, Sponge Wings, The Sunbeams, Swords, Tiny Planets, We Are Losers