Death of Guitar Pop - Suburban Ska Club Feat. Neville Staple

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Death of Guitar Pop Live At Leeds Ska & Mod Fest 2019 Short Film

Death of Guitar Pop Bio

"The 4th Wave Of Ska Is Here!"

Death Of Guitar Pop are Silky & Top Kat, a 2 Tone Inspired Ska Duo from Essex. DOGP have been building a huge buzz since self releasing their debut track/video 'Rickety Old Train' in Nov 16. 

Skinheads, Mods & Rudies all around the world are skanking to their infectious Ska Pop sound. Death Of Guitar Pop have been endorsed by ska royalty such as Pauline Black (The Selecter) and Dave Wakeling (The Beat.) Bad Manners horn section are a regular fixture in the DOGP live band, Neville Staple (The Specials) has also shown the band love, sparking a collaboration on a song together titled 'Suburban Ska Club.' 

DOGP have been picked by Fred Perry as one of their featured Fred Perry Subculture artists. In true 2 Tone “DIY Spirit” the band are self managed and fiercely independent! The band’s DIY grind is proving to be a successful one. 

DOGP have crowd funded their first two albums raising over £20k in the process.  '69 Candy Street' & 'In Over Our Heads' have now sold over ten thousand of copies combined, DOGP are drawing huge crowds at summer festivals plus selling out their own headline shows & are also running an innovative subscription-based fan club with 400+ memebers. 

In Dec 2019, the band collaborated with the CALM Charity & Bafta award winning Inbetweeners Star ‘James Buckley’ raising funds & mental health awareness through their Christmas single Feeling Like A Right James Blunt At Christmas - the single was a #1 Bestseller on Amazon Music, Reached #28 In The Official Charts & received support/airplay from Radio X. 

2021 will see Death of Guitar Pop play their biggest headline show to date, at legendary London venue 'The Underworld' in Camden Town on July 31st in tandem with the release of their hugely anticipated third album 'Pukka Sounds', for which the band raised over £21k in crowd-funding and is expected to break the UK Top 40 Albums Chart.

Death of Guitar Pop Live

pictured left live at in the park festival 2019 alongside Bad manners, From the jam and the dualers

Death of Guitar Pop's debut live show announcement was greeted with huge anticipation as the pair put together the stunning, 8-piece band (featuring horn section The Mafia of Bad Manners fame) that first wowed audiences at a sold out show at Oslo Hackney and brought the songs to life in a live environment. Since then the band have played a series of sold out headline slots at the likes of Dingwalls, The Dublin Castle and The Macbeth, and progressed to playing slots supporting some of the genres greatest names such as Bad Manners, The Dualers and Neville Staple.

Death of Guitar Pop Live

pictured left on the bunker stage at boomtown fair 2019

2019 saw the band play sold out headline shows at both the Dublin Castle in Camden and The Macbeth in Hoxton. Slots at Boomtown, Leeds Ska & Mod Fest, Stone Valley Festival, North and South, and In The Park Festival at Garon Park (to a mammoth crowd) were the focus during the Summer months. 

Death of Guitar Pop Live

pictured left at Leeds ska & Mod fest 2019

2021 will see the epic DOGP live show returning to Stone Valley Festival, North and South, Leeds Ska & Mod Fest and see debut appearances at the likes of Kubix Festival, Beer Bop A Lula Festival and a Saturday night headline slot at Faversham Beer Festival. 

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pictured left band's debut album 69 candy street which has now sold in excess of 7000 units

After their first successful crowd funding campaign the band released their debut album, '69 Candy Street' and, in the process, received props from Ska legends Pauline Black and Dave Wakeling.