Astrae

Astrae

 York, England, GBR
BandAlternativeRock

Young, vibrant, passionate, original, alive and hungry. [:Astrae:] approach music with unwavering dedication, to always deliver a professional, captivating and unforgettable live performance. Available to record music for soundtrack, TV, Advert & film and for gigs anytime, anywhere in the world.

Biography

[:Astrae:] began in 2007 when five young artists originating from England, Germany and Italy respectively, chanced upon a meeting in York, England and began to write, perform and record music together.

Met with instant local and regional acclaim for their intense live show, the band also drew a wide range of comparisons, from such artists as:
Idlewild, Smashing pumpkins, Counting crows, Oceansize, Coldplay, Nirvana, Sonic youth and Incubus amongst countless others. [:Astrae:] 's extensive touring of England has ensured them a fan base stretching across the country, now they are ready to take their sound to the world.

Although [:Astrae:] have been called Alternative Rock, Their sound is unmistakably distinct. Their debut release, an E.P entitled 'The Open Heart' was released earlier this year to a hugely successfull reception and they have now began work on their second release.
The first Single 'Collapses' with promo video will be out mid may, exact dates TBA.

[:Astrae:] Are currently looking for managemet and representation, soundtrack, Film, Advert and TV composing & recording work, as well as worth while live performances for summer 2010 and all of 2011. We can arrange to bring coaches with fans if neccesary for ticket sales etc.

Discography

[:Astrae:] - The open heart

A 3 track E.p, consisting of songs:

1. Outlander

2. Maturin (The great turtle)

3. Passion

Set List

We only ever play original songs unless directly requested to do otherwise.

A typical half hour performance would consist of 6 songs, whereas for perfomances of an hour or over, different correography is employed so the amount varies.