About The Culprit
Fusing elements from a range of styles; Rock, Dance, Drum and Bass, Metal, Electronica, and introducing multimedia technology to the live domain, ‘…the Culprit’ have established themselves as one of the most explosive and entertaining live bands touring not only the UK but the USA also.
...The Culprit have wasted no time imprinting their mark on the British and American live scene with an explosive and professional stage show. Mixing new and exciting Technology in the live show with huge anthemic songs.
“The perfectly orchestrated collision of menace and melody isn't an easy feat to achieve, but The Culprit have a damn good shot at it.” -- Kerrang Radio
“The Culprit have it all. Moments of intense heavyness coupled with pure harmonies and a plethora of great rhythms is praise enough in itself - but there' so much more! In fact, these two tracks are practically faultless rock-alternative rampages and with such fruitfull talent, these chaps ought to be a well known name.” -- www.the-mag.me.uk
“The power, energy and balls out determination to be real heavyweights in the live arena.” -- Metal Hammer
-- Released debut album to all major download sites.
-- Toured extensively across the UK.
-- Play listed on Kerrang! Radio and Played on Radio One sessions.
-- Played UK festivals extensively including main stage of the UK Bulldog Bash '08 and '09 (attendance 10,000).
-- Appeared on Live TV for national Sky Channel Red TV on 'Ditto Music Live'.
-- Toured the USA Mid West in March '09 and July' 09 including SXSW in Austin.
-- Played SXSW March 2010.
-- Touring the USA East Coast July/August 2010.
-- Press campaign arranged for UK July 2010.
-- Gained Permission and personal approval from Howard Jones for Cover of 'What is Love'.
Genre: rock / electro / metal
Sound Cloud: http://soundcloud.com/theculprit
Tom Gittins – Guitar, Vocals and Programming
Luke Hicks - Guitar, Vocals and Live Sequence Triggers
Scott Garrett - Drums
Russ Carlin - Bass, Vocals