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Bell Tower

Calgary, Alberta, Canada | INDIE

Calgary, Alberta, Canada | INDIE
Band Alternative Rock


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"Bell Tower"

They play howling, Nuggets-era garage rock... The four members of the band display a dynamic with each other that looks like years in the making... While Englund howls like a Jonathan Richman bastard child and stabs wildly at his Gibson SG, Hudec plays shimmering lead runs that are not afraid to squeal with feedback (he also plays a mean slide guitar). Watson pounds away with remarkable skill, considering his lack of experience, while Ackerman fluidly fills in the holes with grooving basslines reminiscent of Noel Redding’s work with Hendrix. If it sounds like all this could become a noisy mess, it sometimes does, but it is always thrilling. - Beatroute Magazine

"Punchy as F*^K headlines week"

For the bitter — or simply those who enjoy their rock ’n’ roll unfettered — head to the Palomino on Saturday, February 12 for an anti-Valentine’s bash, featuring Ex-Boyfriends, the Fabulous Quickies and the uptempo breeziness of Bell Tower - FFWD Weekly

"Bell Tower Wed Grimy Garage and Sweet Indie-Pop"

Calgary four-piece Bell Tower layers dissonant vocal melodies over unpredictably saccharine instrumentals to create a garage-pop vibe that's all theirs. - The Gauntlet


Redux - LP (Release: April 2nd 2011)
Growing Growing - LP (Release: April 6th 2013)



Bell Tower is an unreserved alternative rock band from Calgary, Alberta. The band’s melodies seamlessly fuse captivating blues and a modern approach to 60’s garage rock. Comprised of four diverse musicians, Bell Tower’s original mix of sounds and styles makes them truly one of a kind. From uniquely energetic vocals, to progressive percussion, the band’s sound is nothing short of rich. Retro rock solos and lead riffs are unforgettable, and flawlessly paired with swift bass runs.

Non-stop new material and a powerful stage dynamic add to their intriguing sound. The same can be said for Bell Tower’s debut release, "Redux". On this energized debut, Bell Tower delivers the perfect mix of old school rock and modern melodies; each track has been carefully crafted, making "Redux" a true testament to the band’s distinctive sound and character.

Their freshly released sophomore album "Growing Growing", features an incredibly universal story of development and transition; ”Growing Growing” showcases the modern approach to garage rock Bell Tower has demonstrated in the past evolving, introducing an indie pop vibe and an intriguing sense of adventure.