“They may have stolen our takeaway but they left us with a six course feast! ”
“Suddenly the room is full to bursting, the energy is high, the crowd participation is immense, the music picks you up swirls you around and leaves you breathless...without a doubt they get my Band of the Weekend Award ”
Based in Blackpool UK
Formed in 2018
Label: COFFEE N MINT RECORDS
"The band have attitude, but its polite attitude. Not so much "Fuck You" as " Would you mind if I Fuck You”
TAKEAWAY THIEVES ARE
Peter Mcloughlin – Vocals
Neil Hunter – Guitar
Ben Gibson - Guitar
Max Yates - Drums
Adam Hall - Bass
Formed in April 2018, Takeaway Thieves played their debut gig in June, followed the day after with an acoustic lunch time gig which was recorded and released in early August "#WaterlooCoustic"
Featuring members of Hooker, Ten and Dragstrip Junkies the band have secured Live dates, supporting so far The Quireboys, Electric Boys, Massive Wagons, EnuffZNuff, Love/Hate, Towers of London, The Erotics and Shark Island and played at HRH Sleaze Festival, Rockwich Festival.
Securing Management they recorded their ep at John Sykes (Whitesnake/Blue Murder) Berlin Studios they released their debut single "I Wish You Were Dead" March 22nd 2019 and the four track Ep "This is RocknRoll" released May 2019, through the bands own label Coffee N Mint Records.
In 2020 Takeaway Thieves got fans to film a Lockdown video for "This is RocknRoll" Takeaway Thieves also self recorded and filmed a single "Find My Way Home" ...Offering a Unique opportunity for every fan who ordered their Favourite TT song to be recorded was given a special personal version 7 inch vinyl master especially for them ..They were one of the first bands to play an online gig which was watched by over 15000 LIVE raising over £2000 that night ...and one of the last to play in a venue in the UK before Lockdown ..never asking for a tip with online gigs they have raised over £6000 for various charities ...With their First Headline gig at the Waterloo Blackpool selling out in 3 days and
having secured 10 Festival slots for 2021 amongst other dates. The band also acquired endorsements from Vintage Guitars and ACS Custom IEM . Announcing in March 2021 their DEBUT album entitled " 9 ", produced by award winning Producer Dave Draper will be released September 17th, with first single "Soothe Me" dropping July 2nd. The album is going to be one of the first Rock albums that have Groundbreaking NFT's included in the presale. Second single "Spider" comes out 27th August.