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Weston Super Mare are a new Canadian 7 piece band that has garnered international critical acclaim since their inception in London UK in 2008. NME Magazine compared the WSM sound to the likes of The Killers, The Clash, Coldplay and Arcade Fire. Defined by swirling synthesizer tones, fervent bass rhythms and lots of intertwined guitar parts, Weston Super Mare deliver fresh, yet distinguished indie brit-rock tracks full of attitude, raw power, and love. One can hear the fellowship of the band when the whole band sings in choir to create a large sound with a feeling of unity.
Weston Super Mare still young career highlights include international performances in London England, Montreal, Quebec city and Ottawa/Gatineau region. They’ve supported acts such as The Cure, The Stills, The Stereophonics, Coda, Claude Dubois, Sylvain Cossette, Les Pistolets Roses and many more.
The band is also distinguished for their production skills and been commissioned to remix and produce major artists. In the studio, they pursue emotional honesty over technical perfection and unorthodox studio methods to achieve a signature sound both viscerally powerful and intricately beautiful. The trademark of WSM sound is noted for its unparalleled atmospheric sensibilities mixed with distinctive vocals and blue-collar songwriting skills. They’ve worked in studio with Richard Niles (Ray Charles, Paul McCartney, Pat Metheny, Tears for fears, James Brown, etc), Cat Stevens, Arcade fire and many more artists and producers.
Their home demo recordings have charted on BBC Radio (UK) and they’ve succeeded to place a song in a major indep endent film in London England which got showcased at Cannes Film Festival. Their upcoming debut album, Mind the gap comes out this year in 2012. WSM also maintains a fan base that spreads all over the world. Many music critics consider Weston Super Mare to be the breakout band of 2012. Phil Brydon from The Orange show UK has called them one of the most anticipated acts for 2012.