In a new Rig Rundown with Premier Guitar, Band of Skulls' Russel Marsden goes through the gear he's currently using out on the road, including his Gretsch G6118TV-LTV 130th Anniversary Junior, which he says is "the other end of things" compared to his Jazzmaster guitars. A longtime Falcon user, Marsden said he's steered towards using
Band of Skulls is always a lock for turning in an explosive performance on stage, and that was the case during their set at the recent Glastonbury Festival. The BBC posted evidence of Band of Skulls in festival action, with a clip of the band rocking out the track "I Guess I Know You Fairly
With their latest album Himalayan coming out on March 31, Band of Skulls have dropped a new music video for the track “Nightmares.” The second single off Himalayan is a solid representation of the Southampton rockers, as it is driven by Emma Richardson’s rumbling low-end and Russell Marsden’s deft and gritty fretwork. Check out the video after the jump and visit Band of Skulls’ official website for upcoming tour dates.
Band of Skulls is set to release their next album Himalayan in the spring of 2014, but for those who can't wait that long, the trio has given their fans a taste of the new music. Recently, Band of Skulls loaded a stream of the song "Asleep at the Wheel" to their YouTube channel, and
Band of Skulls' Russell Marsden has been a fan of Gretsch guitars for a long time, and they played a big part in the recording of the U.K. trio's latest album Sweet Sour. Learn more about Marsden and his affinity for Gretsch guitars in the exclusive interview below.
Band of Skulls took to a jail for the music video for the latest single off 2012's Sweet Sour, a rollicking song called "You're Not Pretty But You Got It Goin' On." The clip, which was directed by Joe Connor, takes place inside a jail, where the convicts attempt to dance their way past a
On a scorching hot Friday at this year's Lollapalooza, Band of Skulls took the Google Play stage dressed all in black - probably not the best wardrobe choice for the 90-plus degree temperature. The humidity didn't faze the U.K. rockers, however, as they turned in a scorching 45-minute set with several tunes from their sophomore
In between Coachella performances, the U.K.'s Band of Skulls stopped by Los Angeles' KCRW studios last week for a quick appearance on Morning Becomes Eclectic. Watch Band of Skulls play "Sweet Sour" in the video below: "Sweet Sour" is the title track off Band of Skulls' latest album, which was released in February. For more
For such a fledgling group, Band of Skulls had a posh spot Sunday afternoon at Coachella. The British trio played the Main Stage at the Empire Polo Grounds in Indio, Calif., and the audience couldn’t have been more receptive to their hard rocking sound. With their sophomore full-length album, Sweet Sour, out this year, Band
Brit trio Band of Skulls drop by David Letterman to perform the title track off sophomore album Sweet Sour. Watch the clip below, featuring Russell Marsden finding a sweet spot on his polished Gretsch Black Falcon.