Backroom Stereo

Backroom Stereo
Colchester Based Pop/Rock Music

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My Favourite Albums of 2022

Apple Music tells me I listened to 8,771 songs and 957 artists this year and out of the new music this year here are my 9 favourites (in no particular order) but a special notable mention to Seaforth who, since discovering them in August and seeing them at The Long Road, I’ve had their album on repeat a few times a week!

  1. Seaforth – What I Get For Loving You
  2. Set It Of – Elsewhere
  3. Underoath – Voyeurist
  4. Pup – The Unravelling of Pup The Band
  5. Silverstein – Misery Made Me
  6. Halestorm – Back from the Dead
  7. Deaf Havana – The Present is a Foreign Land
  8. Ocean Grove – Up in the Air Forever
  9. Dan Andriano and the Bygones – Dear Darkness
Best albums of 2022
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The 2021 Christmas Single – I Hate The Snow

For the last 7 year’s Backroom Stereo has always released a Christmas song and up until a couple of weeks ago I thought this was going to be the year I missed…then I wrote a pop-punk Christmas song in about 5 minutes so here is Christmas single number 8 ‘I Hate The Snow’…it’s a minute and a half of pop-punk Christmas fun and a hint at some of the new music I’ve been writing this year!

It’s now streaming everywhere you stream music! Enjoy!

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New Christmas Song – Santa Must Self Isolate

Long term fans will know that for the last 6 (maybe!) years I’ve written and released a Christmas song and this year is no different.

What happened on Christmas Eve when one of the Elves had a new persistent cough and Santa lost his sense of taste? Find out in my new pop-punk holiday classic ‘Santa Must Self Isolate’…a Christmas song for 2020.

Download it now

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New Single – Things That Go Bump in the Night

About a year ago I rewatched the live action Scooby Doo movie and was convinced I’d heard a pop-punk cover of the AllStars song ‘Things That Go Bump in the Night’ that appears in the movie yet I couldn’t find it anywhere!

So I recorded it!

Out now…my pop-punk take of ‘Things That Go Bump in the Night’ – Stream it here

Things that go bump in the night pop-punk cover
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New Single Announcement!

Way back at the end of last year I rewatched the Scooby Doo movie and heard ‘Things That Go Bump In The Night’ for the first time in forever…I was convinced I’d heard a pop-punk cover but couldn’t find it…so I made it!

‘Things That Go Bump in the Night’ drops Friday 23rd October!

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