“THUMPER are punching like heavyweights alongside Fontaines D.C. & The Murder Capital” – Chris Hawking, BBC Radio 6
“Pop hooks and ragged guitar noises collide on THUMPER’s bratty, frenetic punk rock.”– Q Magazine
“A band so far up my street they might as well be kicking my front door in” – Phil Taggart, BBC Radio 1
“Cult heroes in their native Dublin, the band’s crunching sound and intense live shows are shot through with a dynamic, ultra-infectious sense of energy.” CLASH Magazine
“My highlight at Eurosonic, two drummers making an epic noise on stage. Such a huge band. Really really massive sound” Abbie McCarthy, BBC Radio 1
“In Dublin it’s been thrilling to witness The Murder Capital, Fontaines D.C. & THUMPER to see who can be the most visceral on stage and on record” Hot Press Magazine
Eurosonic’s top pick of 2020, THUMPER catapult into 2020 unleashing a huge single, ‘Ad Nauseam’, getting UK Radio support from Steve Lamacq, Huw Stephens, Daniel P. Carter, Kerrang! Radio & Radio X as well as several Spotify playlists including New Music Friday, The Rock List and even a feature on E4’s Made In Chelsea.
A 25 date European Tour made it to dat 23 before the lockdown brought them back to Dublin, but it wasn’t long before the 6 minute krautrock inspired monster ‘Topher Grace’ burst out and confounded all expectations in being their biggest hit yet.
This year anticipates rampant success, as the Dublin’s noise-pop sextet will release their debut album and hit the road one more!
AGENT: Rob McGee