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Introducing Smokey Bastard

Modest fellas.

Imagine if Mumford’s banjo player joined a punk band fronted by Frank Turner, and you have Smokey Bastard. There’s an admirable lack of rock star bullshit (they still call themselves a pub band), and a clever video featuring children pretending to be famous (and not so famous) adults for single ‘Aspirations, I Have Some’. Album Tales from the Wasteland is out on Bomber Music.


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