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PRIMES are an alternative rock three piece from Scotland formed in November 2017.
Following in the footsteps of other hard hitting Scottish alternative rockers like Biffy and Twin Atlantic, PRIMES have a blend of unforgettable melodies, punchy chorus drops and the unique combination of three-way harmonies.
For fans of; Biffy Clyro, Twin Atlantic, Kings of Leon, Royal Blood, Foo Fighters and Linkin Park.
Debuting live in March 2018 to a sold-out headline slot in Scotland’s biggest unsigned venue King Tuts, PRIMES have continued to gig across Scotland’s music scene developing a notoriously loyal fan-base. Supporting Scottish Cult Hero’s BMX Bandits to playing at Rewind Festival in Perth.
‘Breathe’, the debut single from PRIMES was released in February 2018 to an enthusiastic reception causing contagious outbursts of the chorus hook “Just Let Me Breathe” at all PRIMES live shows. Referred to as taken influence from Royal Blood, Kings Of Leon and Biffy Clyro, ‘Breathe’ has been described by Discovery Music Scotland as having a massive feel and an anthem like chorus.
PRIMES are releasing new music regularly. Four consecutive Single releases are available now.
Are all available on Spotify, iTunes, Amazon Music, Deezer and Google Play.
PRIMES have been featured on Jim Gellatly’s Amazing Radio Show and are now getting played on a number of online radio stations and had been nominated band of the year 2018 from online radio station Wigwam.
Ollie Kitchen (Lead Vocal & Bass), Sarah Monteith-Skelton (Guitar) and Reece Ryan (Drums) have all grown up surrounded by music and combining these experiences to create their unique and memorable sound. Each member differs in their private music collection and influences, from The Rolling Stones and Johnny Cash to Placebo and Biffy Clyro, all the way to EDM. Together, these influences make subtle impressions on PRIMES music.
Big plans for the future with a UK tour, a number of festival slots and a debut E.P. all in the works. PRIMES are constantly striving to make the best music they can and are constantly writing, recording, gigging and performing.
We hope you enjoy our music!