RAMS' Pocket Radio

RAMS' Pocket Radio

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RAMS' POCKET RADIO is Peter McCauley, a drummer, pianist, jack-of-all and songwriter. Unfettered personal expression is the impetus of the project, and with the timeless works of the 1950's product designer, Dieter Rams', in mind; purity, simplicity and longevity are the first concerns.

Biography

RAMS’ Pocket Radio is the alias of Northern Irish performer Peter McCauley. A multi-instrumentalist, RAMS’ takes inspiration from sources as varied as Beethoven and brutalist architecture to construct smart pop songs with a sharp progressive twist. His debut album Béton - French for “concrete” – is a solid statement built on several years writing, performing and growing.

RAMS’ Pocket Radio has recently enjoyed supporting Foy Vance on his autumn 2013 U.S. tour. Prior to this, RAMS’ Pocket Radio has toured Europe, UK and Ireland with bands like Snow Patrol, Get Cape Wear Cape Fly, Foy Vance, and Darwin Deez. RAMS’ has also supported Matchbox Twenty, Marina and the Diamonds and The Lemonheads. He has self-released 3 EPs, received playlisting on Radio 1 and Irish radio 2FM and Cool FM, and has performed at a variety of festivals including Glastonbury, Electric Picnic, and Gampel, Rockin Park, and Nijmegen.

Discography

Béton - 2013 (Self-released)

Dieter Rams Has Got The Pocket Radio EP - 2012 (Adventures In Gramophone) Playlisted on BBC Radio1

Dogs Run In Packs EP - 2011(Adventures In Gramophone)

1+2 EP - 2012 (Adventures In Gramophone)

Set List

Shadows
Dieter Rams
Dogs Run In Packs
Love is a Bitter Thing
The Sickness The Taste
Boats
Aria