The Noses play the main stage at Blackwood Miners’ Institute on Sunday September 6th with Fjords, supporting The Meat Puppets.
Conceived in 2011, The Noses are a Six-Piece ensemble residing in Blackwood, South Wales. Comprised of members, Oliver Ashton, Paul Julian, kevin Meyrick, Darren Lewis, Leonard Molyneux, and Lee Louie Williams. Combining Acoustic and Electric Guitars, Banjos, Mandolins, Drums, Bass and Double Bass, Keyboards and Accordion. They Have come to describe themselves as “Country Punks”, drawing Influence From Folk, Country, Punk Rock and The Blues.
Having released their debut album in 2012 to many rave reviews, The Noses have since gone on to tour the UK extensively, and have played many festivals, including The Greenman, Larmer tree and Glastonbury Festival. Their live performances have also gained them many prestigious accolades which include: ‘Larmer Tree Breakthrough Music Award Winner 2014’, The Convents winner of ‘The Band 2014’, and most recently went on to win a slot to perform on The Godney Garthering’s main stage in 2015.
The Band are currently working on their second as of yet untitled LP Recording, which will see a 2015 summer release.