ARTISTS

BAD IDEA
Scuzzy tunes that include pop and grunge.
Joined Philophobia: 2018
Releases: Sic Itur Ad Astra

BAKER ISLAND
5 piece indie noise pop band from Newcastle.
Joined Philophobia: 2017
Releases: Write Home / Restless Legs / Always,1995

Project of UK producer Tim Metcalfe. Fusing jagged post-punk with noir disco, dub and noise.
Joined Philophobia: 2018
Releases: Strobe
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 / Let's Not Go Back To Work In January

CHLOE JULIETTE BESWICK
Wakefield singer/songwriter who deals in avante-folk dark-pop.
Joined Philophobia: 2016
CLIMBING ALICE
A dissatisfied and snarling pop dream, served up with a slice of canyon chorus.
Joined Philophobia: 2016 
Releases: Melt Yourself Up / Grey / Living
 
DEAD SLOW HOOT
Bittersweet, anthemic, melancholy alt rock made in Sheffield.
Joined Philophobia: 2018
Releases: Below  
 
FUR BLEND
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 places focus on knotted wordplay, delivered deadpan over a lush backing of wheezing organs, broken casios, guitars and drum machines.
Joined Philophobia: 2018

TIM METCALFE
Sound manipulation, blissed-out ambient dreamscapes and dense audio environments.
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.
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
Shake Your Halo Down is a lofi indie pop collective from Wakefield.
Joined Philophobia: 2014
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
SLURS
Tyneside quartet specialising in noisy alt-pop bangers.
Joined Philophobia: 2018
Releases: Sic Itur Ad Astra
ST. GREGORY ORANGE
St Gregory Orange
Electronic Post-pop band from Wakefield
Joined Philophobia: 2009
THESE MEN
An acappella group. Taking a stand against consecutive fifths since 2009.
Joined Philophobia: 2012
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 BundesratsClandestines, The Compression, Dark Horse, D. D. and the Flakes, The Do's, Gary Gore, & E.E. Viles, The Grand, imp, Jeremiah, Matt Knee, Daniel Lancaster, Lapels, Mi Mye, Pavilion, ProtectorsThe Ran Tan Waltz, Riot JoyRunaround Kids, The Spills, Sponge Wings, The Sunbeams, Swords, Take Turns, Tiny Planets, We Are Losers