Hailing from Romford, Essex, Silent Natives are singer and guitarist Steve Jones, bassist Rich Jones and drummer Chris Kemsley. Since the release of their debut EP 'Loosen Your Grip' in 2017 and being interviewed by Ollie Winiberg On BBC Introducing Essex, the band have headed full throttle into 2019 with performances at Sofar Sounds London, sets at Colchester Arts Centre and ending the summer at Camp Wild Fire Festival in Kent. Towards the end of 2018 and beginning of 2019 they returned to the studio with producer Mitch Ayling of The Milk to work on their next releases, the first of which was 'Rewire' released November 22nd 2019.
Returning to BBC Essex late November Silent Natives performed Rewire live on the Tony Fisher show who labelled it 'Anthemic'. Then receiving airplay from BBC Introducing in Essex with Ollie Winiberg 'Such a huge sound for three people' 'Silent Natives sounding better than ever'.
Live at Sofar London HQ 2019
Photo credit Astrid Hofer
2019 In Review Video