ELTON JOHN PRESENTS: THE STRYPES – “THEY’ARE PLAYING MUSIC LIKE THE ROLLING STONES USED TO”
FAME RECOMMENDS: The Strypes + The Hot Sprockets, Wednesday – 18th September – Limelight 1 – Belfast – Doors 7pm
Check out Elton John and Dave Grohl talking the sensational Cavan youngsters The Strypes, already signed with John’s Mercury Records.
John said to Grohl: “They have a knowledge of R&B and blues at 16 years of age that I’ve only amassed in my 65 years”John added: “They’re playing music like the Rolling Stones used to, or the Yardbirds, or The Beatles. It’s astonishing to find kids of that age wanting to play music like that, most kids want to be Justin Bieber.
The Strypes ‘Snapshot’ is out now via Virgin EMI
The Strypes + The Hot Sprockets, Wednesday – 18th September – Limelight 1 – Belfast – Doors 7pm