Introducing: Regional Creeps
Formed while ghost hunting in Barnsley market – here’s Sam from Regional Creeps…
YOUR NAME: Sam Horton.
BAND NAME: Regional Creeps.
WHAT DO YOU DO/PLAY? Bass.
HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN TOGETHER AS A BAND/PLAYING MUSIC? 5 years.
GIVE US 3 REASONS WHY WE SHOULD TRACK DOWN, LISTEN AND DISCOVER YOUR MUSIC?
Because we love ducks, can cook amazing ramen, and we will give you some magic beans.
WHERE DO YOU SOUND BEST – FESTIVAL, CLUB, BEDROOM – OR SOMEWHERE ELSE?
Bedroom. While eating a Wagon Wheel.
WHAT WAS YOUR FIRST…
RECORD? Grazes – ‘Myths’ 7″ that came in a pizza box.
CD? Beach Boys Greatest Hits copy from milkman.
DOWNLOAD? No idea, probably something from iTunes. 12 Days of Christmas. I remember getting Yuck – ‘Get Away’.
SO, WHEN IT ALL GOES RIGHT AND YOU’VE GOT A HUGE QUEUE OF HANGERS-ON AND A RIDICULOUS MANSION, WHAT WILL BE YOUR BIGGEST INDULGENCE, MUSICAL OR OTHERWISE?
A military grade nuclear bunker with a crate of scotch eggs. Other than that, copious amounts of fig rolls, and the SST first pressings back catalogue.
SO, WHEN IT ALL GOES WRONG AND YOU’VE ACRIMONIOUSLY BROKEN UP CITING HUGE MUSICAL DIFFERENCES, WHAT DO YOU FALL BACK ON?
Joining the land army at Beamish.
CITE SOME INTER-BAND MUSICAL DIFFERENCES…
Don’t really think there are any musical differences. I think we’re all on the same page. Not a difference, but we all naturally love punk.
WHO ARE YORKSHIRE’S FINEST IN CULTURE, SPORT AND MUSIC?
Neil Redfearn, Neil Diamondo, Bedroom High Club, Kipper Jackson, What Nah?, Charlie Williams, Bobby Hassle, The Shits, Bridewell Taxis.
NAME YOUR SUPERGROUP – WHO’S PLAYING WHAT, WHO’S ON VOCALS AND WHO’S YOUR BEZ?
Mike Watt, bass. Ad-Rock & Gil Scott Heron on Vox. Reni on drums, Graham Coxon & George Harrison on guitar.
GO SEE THIS FILM: Beau Is Afraid.
GO READ THIS BOOK: Bartleby The Scrivener by Herman Melville.
GREAT LOST BAND/ARTIST: Exit Calm.
WOULDN’T BE CAUGHT DEAD SUPPORTING: Any tailored trouser post-punk drab, or Wednesday.
LONDON, L.A OR LEEDS? Leeds.
AND FINALLY… AS YOU LEAVE THE STAGE, WHAT ARE YOUR PARTING WORDS?
Fu*k post-punk and goodnight.
New song ‘Stop The World’ is out on all digital streaming platforms on the 6th October
Follow Regional Creeps on Spotify.