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Scarlet are currently touring and working on promoting their new material through live shows and maintaining a steadily growing organic fan base with continuous support from north west music scene fanatics, as well as branching out and gaining support from
BBCintroducing, BBC Radio 6, XS Manchester, and other bands further afield.
In 2018, the band released single ‘BONES’, and played festivals such as Kendal Calling, Hanwell Hootie, Leestock, The Great Escape, Cotton Clouds festival, Sound City Festival and more, as well as playing shows with Jack Rocks.
Scarlet are proud ambassadors for Orange amplifiers.
Scarlet were featured by Alt Press in their ’20 rising u.k. bands about to take over the scene’ article, alongside The Amazons, Honeyblood and Milk Teeth.
Scarlet was one of 16 bands that played for Dr Martens as part of their ‘Play Different’ run of shows.
Their last two tours saw a majority of sell out shows, selling out venues in Nottingham,
Manchester, Newcastle, Sheffield, and Liverpool
Scarlet have been supported by both Ford and Vauxhall on their UK tours, by being given brand new Vauxhall Vivaro and Ford Custom transit vans.
Scarlet have played in front of 20,000 people at Tbisili Open Air festival (Georgia) along side Steve Vai, played to a sold out Rough Trade Records
and released their debut crowd funded album ‘Effigy’ in Japan.
The band secured support slots for 80s mega group ’T’pau’ at Norwich Water Front, London’s Islington Assembly Hall, Brighton’s Concorde 2 and Shrewsbury’s Butter Market.
Scarlet have supported Bob Geldof and the Boomtown Rats, Neon Waltz, Pulled Apart By Horses, Swervedriver, Black Honey, Wolf Alice, Coquin Migale, Kagoule, The Struts, secured slots playing DIY’s ‘breaking out’ night at Liverpool music week festival, and played the huge festivals, Secret Garden Party, Tramlines, Sound City, Hop Farm Festival, ‘We Luv Festival’ (Aintree racecourse alongside acts such as UB40, Scouting For Girls, Example and many more) amongst many others, and have been featured in magazines such as Qmagazine, Alternative Press and The Skinny
They have worked with producers Jon Withnall, (Coldplay’s Parachutes, A Rush Of Blood To The Head, and X&Y) Michael Johnson (Joy Division, Pink Floyd, New Order, Stone Roses) and Al Groves (Bring Me The Horizon, CAST)
Scarlet secured ongoing support from Marshall Amplifiers who chose their demo 'Heavy' to be a part of their Richer Unsigned 'Best unsigned bands' playlist, which meant the song was played in every Richer Sounds music store up and down the country for a month and featured in Q Magazine!
Tracks ‘Bones’, ‘Your Control’ and ’Anyway’, have been played on radio statins such as BBC introducing, BBC Radio 6, XS Manchester and more regional stations
The band have also received direct endorsements for their music from Guy Garvey (Elbow) and support from The Vaccines and Sir Bob Geldof
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‘I fully expect to see Scarlet break really soon’ - Neil Mitchell - Orange Amplifiers
‘Killer riffs and big live shows... I love how you're (Jessie) so little but you're actually a massive powerhouse’ - Abbie McCarthy Radio 1
’The performance in there is fantastic... really inventive stuff... theres hundreds of thousands of bands out there and if you’ve got an identity i think thats always worth more than anything else to me’ - Chris Catchpole - Q magazine
‘I think everything you (scarlet) do is perfect, its very very good’ - Jayce Lewis
’oozing confidence’ - Annie Wagstaff
‘Frankly, the world needs more of this. Its been too long since shouty girl punk-rock with a pop edge and attitude has crashed face-first into weird atonal psychedelia before exploding back into the chorus and gained the attention of the wider world. Described as the north wests best kept secret.’ - Exposed Magazine
“SCARLET put one thing above all else: writing great songs. Every single one of their songs is catchy, rhythmic and brilliant. Their intense desire to constantly improve and build
on their already solid foundations is something that every band should aspire to do.” - Kyker
“Marrying the modern pop savvy of Paramore to the ethereal otherness of Belly, Scarlet take aim at the pop dartboard and land joyously close to the bullseye” - The Skinny - http://www.theskinny.co.uk/music/reviews/albums/scarlet-effigy
‘One of the North-West’s most hotly-tipped up-and-comers, they’re most certainly not to be missed before the big-time comes calling’
‘Unsurprisingly, a stunning piece of work’ - The John Peel centre on ‘Anyway’
‘Scarlet sound like a band who have already made it. Their ability to write and perform majorly high calibre songs says to me that this band deserve a place among the biggest artists going today. Their brand of infectious indie rock has all the elements of a band at
the top of their game.’ - Kycker
”’Effigy’ was the best DIY indie-rock album of 2016...the Liverpool rockers are the U.K.
underground’s best- kept secret...a gem of a record" - Alternative Press http://www.altpress.com/features/entry/ 20_rising_u.k._bands_about_to_take_over_the_scene/P1
“Scarlet should be fucking massive. A shimmering, strutting and sexy record ‘Effigy’ is jam- packed with indie- rock bangers which ooze class. Quite simply the best indie album we’ve heard in a long time” - HeadFirst4Music
'Has the UK finally found our very own Patti smith or Karen O which we have all so longed for!!?? Lets fuckin’ hope so!!’
Urbanista online magazine
'Youthful, star-gazingly dreamy pop-infused indie with a sprinkle of attitude is SCARLET and SCARLET are big- time. Believe that.’
Sound Of Liverpool Blog
‘Scarlet are the future.’ Gigslutz.com