THE MARKS CARTEL release their brand new single ‘Take Me Home’ produced by Lee House their first release since signing to End Of The Trail Records ‘Take Me Home’ is released on 24th July 2015. ‘Take Me Home’ is quantum leap forwards for the Swansea band with a sound that is unashamedly commercial. THE MARKS CARTEL are a label’s dream, a grafting, hard working band who are not afraid to write tunes that will trouble radio.
Having supported VANT, PRETTY VICIOUS and THEHEARTS, THE MARKS CARTEL are now ready to take centre stage themselves working with a new producer on a new label. ‘Take Me Home’ imbibes Kasabian’s throbbing bass spikes it with the middle finger attitude of Arctic Monkeys before blitzing liberally with hooks reminiscent of Royal Blood. There are no pretentions and no fey indie posturing here. This is contemporary indie rock at its very best.THE MARKS CARTEL are Matt Turner (vocals & guitar), Kristian Tabram (guitar & vocals), Rhodri Allcock (bassist & vocals) and Emyr Lewis (drums). THE MARKS CARTEL formed in 2013 in the tiny Welsh village of Cwmllynfell and took their name from the notorious Welsh cultural icon and his ‘organisation’
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THE MARKS CARTEL LIVE:
Four Bars at Dempseys, Cardiff – 7th June
Camden Monarch, London – 1st July
Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff – 15th July
Tramlines Festival, Sheffield – 25th July