Postcards From Places That Don't Exist's Information
Country/Folk Rock/Big Beat
"Diggin' the songs!" - Mike Badger,
co-founder, 'The La's'
"...real Roy Orbison meets Chris Isaak
and beats the shite out of him. Love
it guys!" - Frenchflier Aire du
"Mix influences from The Beatles,
Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley and The
La's and what do you get? Answer: the
quirkily charming sounds of
Postcards...One of Lincoln's finest!"
- David Bash, Inernational Pop
Lincoln based, four-piece,
bigbeat/folk rock band.
Inspired by the Pioneers of the Wild
(north) West and capturing the raw,
early Merseybeat sound.
Formed at the end of 2009, with singer
and songwriter, James Styring, placing
an ad for the musicians to bring his
songs to life.
"...somewhere between early Roy
Orbison and a mid-90's Quentin
Tarantino film soundtrack!" - East
Midlands Music Network
With invites to play the International
Pop Overthrow music festival, at the
world famous Cavern Club, Liverpool
and a prestigious support slot with,
'Mike Badger and The Shady Trio'
(co-founder, 'The La's'), the band,
(now comprising of, Col Lewis - bass
guitar, Adam Nisbet - guitar and Nick
Christopher - drums), would step up a
gear and enter the recording studio,
with top Liverpool producer, Fran
Ashcroft, (The Quarrymen, Lee Mavers),
to record their debut single, 'BONES
O' ME' / 'GIRL OH WHY'
"...impassioned, freewheeling, life
celebrating. New song, 'Girl Oh Why',
could actually have been a
rediscovered early Lennon & McCartney
composition, with it's full-on
fabtastic beat" - Lincolnbands.co.uk
Postcards From Places That Don't Exist
continue to build on their following,
playing gigs in and around their home
city of Lincoln, as well as
And with possible dates in the U.S.
pencilled in for late 2011/early 2012
and a great new single to promote, the
band look set to capitalize on the
wave of momentum and positive
feedback, they are creating.
"Something undeniably affable and
charming here...life has just been
affirmed for you" - Lincolnbands.co.uk
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