Kasama, from the Filipino 'to be together' represents teamwork, togetherness and camaraderie.
A new and exciting young indie rock band, from Scotland.
Sound-wise they're in the 'Manchester/Gallaghers/Levellers/Ride' ball-park - sort of 'lyrical, singalong indie-guitar music'.
For what it's worth, here's the full back-story... The boys are all alumni of Kirkcudbright Acadamy, that doyen of the Scottish education system that previously gave you... absolutely no one!
So, this is a first for the illustrious 'artist town' of Kirkcudbright, nestled on the little known south west coast of Scotland, and famous only for it being a haunt of the 'Glasgow Boys' art movement of the last century. It's now got a beautiful world class art museum on the strength of that connection, and that's the second best thing that's ever happened to the town.
Cuz obviously, the best thing is
Aged 18-25, two of them only picked up an instrument for the first time when they started work on their debut EP ‘Noisy Neighbours’ (August 2018).
Tyee Wright - Vocals
Andy McCulloch - Guitar/Vocals
Tom Pearsall - Drums/Piano
Adam Kherbouch - Guitar
Scott Christie - Bass
WHAT'S HAPPENED SO FAR
Musicians Against Homelessness and Music Crowns (in association with the MAH Ambassadors programme) Spotlight artists July 2019
Short-listed 'Performing Artist of the Year' D&G Life Magazine 2018
'What We Need' - track of the week and track of the month - audience votes on Mod Radio June 2018
'Holding Up The Sun' - track of the day Jim Gellatly, Amazing Radio
'Utopia' - Theme tune on 'Heart and Hand' the Glasgow Rangers podcast
Festivals - Rock The Loch / Beltie Beer Festival / Electric Fields / The Big Burns Supper Midsummer Music festival / Doonhame Festival
Gigged/toured with - The Lutras / Sugarspun / Tiderays / Definitely Oasis / Connor Clark / Noel Gallaghers High Flying Carpets / Dogtooth / Vida / THI3VES