BROOMFILLER

BROOMFILLER

 Toronto, Ontario, CAN
BandAlternativePunk

BROOMFILLER is a 3 piece punk-based heavy melodic alternative sonic fury that has been gaining ground on the Independant scene through constant Touring and radio support.

Biography

BROOMFILLER is a 3 piece punk-based heavy melodic alternative, with a psychedelic mix of heavy guitars, light clean tone melodies mixed in with melodic vocals, soothing bass lines, and rhythmic drumming. A blend of music, style and performance which enables them to truly stand out.

"An extremely talented band from Canada, with great melodies and a hint of mod I like the band's style, the singer's voice is really good." - Neal (Punkmusic.com)

BROOMFILLER played the Vans Warped Tour 2000, was the only Canadian band chosen to play Kanawhapalooza 2001 in Charleston, WV, showcased at both CMW & NXNE in Toronto and was a confirmed artist for the INTERNATIONAL POP OVERTHOW Festival in Los Angeles. Their single Decide Inside has been played on CIUT, CFNY, CKLN, CBC and charted on several College Radio stations and countless Internet Radio Stations across Canada and the USA. It was also in rotation on 450+ US College Radio stations with the help of Gold Record Music Promotion. It's also featured on Shuteye Record's A Low Watt Document compilation cd which also rotated on 450 CMJ reporting stations. The music video has been in rotation on MUCH MUSIC across Canada. The buzz about the band just keeps on growing.

"this aggressive trio has all the elements to make an impression on any music scene" - David Anderson (Altarnative.com)

BROOMFILLER's new full length cd Enter the Storm showcases hook-filled, melodic catchy songwriting and musicianship. The new album has so far been supported by a 7 week U.S. Tour, and have plans for upcoming UK & Canadian tours. Enter the Storm has distribution throughout the U.K. through Back2Forward Records, as well as full U.S. Distribution via Tower Records through Coach House Records based in California. Canadian distro is currently in the works. BROOMFILLER's extensive past tour history for their 2002 Release "Watching the girls go bi"proves they work hard. They toured across Canada for 5 weeks in the summer of 2002 with great success, toured Eastern Canada for 2 weeks in October 2003, completed a month long Eastern US / Florida Tour in March 2004, as well as a 2 week Eastern Canadian Tour in July 2004. Enter the Storm is scheduled for release June 13, 2006.

"BROOMFILLER is the kind of thing CFNY would cream their panties over!!" - Caustic Truths Magazine

BROOMFILLER has been voted the #5 best band in 2005 beating out other established acts such as: Danko Jones & Mindless Self Indulgence on MousaGenre's Big in 2005 list. Also, the band has just been nominated for Best International Act of 2005 at 3 separate Music Awards Shows in California and recently won Best International Act of 2005 at the Inland Empire Music Awards and Orange County Music Awards in California.

"This is one of those young bands who work hard to promote themselves, tour consistently and who have the indie ethic down pat." - Krista Lamb (RHiG Magazine)

BROOMFILLER fully believes in the quality of their music and their energetic live stage presence. They live to entertain. They are a fun up and coming coming professional minded band that enjoys making music and will continue doing so, no matter what gets in their way.

"There's something very freeing in what Broomfiller is achieving...these Canadian boys know how to rock!" - Ben Ohmart (Assistant Editor, MusicDish)

Discography

1996 - "Yunta" EP
1998 - "...goggles" EP (Cassette)
2000 - "...goggles" EP (CD w/ extra tracks)
2002 - "Watching the girls go bi" LP (Sterile Records)
2006 - "Enter the Storm" (Back2Forward Records - release date: June 13)