07/03/08 The Call Final Show
We're sad to anounce that as of April 12th The Call will be splitting up, we have not reached this decision lightly but have decided that the four of us have taken it as far as we can and would like to persue our own projects. We would like to thank everyone who has supported us over the years through gigs recording and generally just putting up with us!, as a farewell to everyone we will be playing one final show at The Hugh Ripley Hall Ripon on April 12th, please get tickets from us personally or from the shop
, availablity is limited so be quick after all it is the last chance you'll get! Thanks again we hope to see as many of you at the show as possible.
01/01/08 Happy New Year
Thanks for everyone's support in 2007, this year is set to be a good un! Thanks also to all of you that came to the christmas gig and made it such a great night.
27/11/07 The Call announce their Christmas Special Event!!
Saturday 22nd December The Hugh Ripley Hall Ripon! It's the first time the band have played back in Ripon since the release
of their EP - Missing Pieces. Support for the show will be announced in due course. The last gig of the year is a ticket only show with limited spaces available. To secure a place and find out more, please visit the shop
24/10/07 Tickets Now Available For Trash
Tickets are now in the shop section of the site for the next Call event. Trash in Leeds(formerly The Mixing Tin) is hosting the headline slot on Monday 19th November. As with Fibbers, there is a limited supply that are expected to sell out soon after release so please visit the shop to secure your tickets well in advance.
23/10/07 A Big Thank You
After a sellout EP launch at Fibbers York last Thursday the lads would like to thank everyone who came to the gig to celebrate the new EP and have a few cheeky drinks too, a special thanks to everyone who helped us organise it and Jacob for an excellent support set. After a few day hangover the band revisited BBC Raw Talent host Alan Raw and his team for a live session, if you missed it you can listen back here.
10/10/07 BBC Raw Talent Session
The Call have been invited back to the BBC to perform a live session. The Raw Talent team have asked the band to play live in the studio on Sunday 21st October. The show is on from 7pm-10pm featuring the best of the bands from around the North. To send your questions to the show and request tracks from the new EP to be played, please visit the Raw Talent
4/10/07 Stray FM Session
Stray FM's Chris Bell has kindly asked The Call to do a session on his breakfast show. It's a short notice request as the show is tomorrow morning, but the lads have agreed to go across for an early morning brew and even take a few guitars, listen to the show from 8am on 97.2fm or at StrayFM.com
3/10/07 Jacob Golden Support
The Call are pleased to announce that support for the Missing Pieces launch party comes from American singer songwriter Jacob Golden. He is currently doing a tour of the UK following the release of his new album that's receiving huge interest in Britain. To listen to his tracks, please visit his Myspace page here
2/10/07 The Call Return To More Raw
The Call have been asked to join BBC Radio York's More Raw team again this Thursday 4th October. Matt Seymour has playlisted the new EP on his show and was eager to discuss the new songs with the band before the official launch later in the month. To catch the interview, please listen in from 7pm or alternatively listen online following this link
24/09/07 The Call On Minster FM
The Call have been invited to perform a live acoustic session at York's Minster FM. The lads will perform a track from the Missing Pieces EP and discuss their plans for the upcoming launch party at Fibbers. The session will be aired on The Pete Egerton Show on Thursday 4th October.
To request more tracks or listen on line please follow the link to the Minster FM
3/09/07 Missing Pieces EP Launch Date Confirmed
It's now confirmed that the Missing Pieces EP Launch Party will take place at Fibbers York on Thursday 18th Oct. Prior to this, an acoustic session has been scheduled for Thursday 4th October on BBC Radio York and an interview has also been lined up at Stray FM. To request the tracks, please click the link for details.
For further information, please visit the forum
24/08/07 New Website Launched
The Call are delighted to announce the launch of their new website to coincide with the release of their second studio EP Missing Pieces.
To celebrate the launch of the new EP the band will be playing an exclusive ticket only show at Fibbers Barfly in York on Thursday 18th of October, tickets are available in the online shop
. You can pre order your copy of the limited edition EP in the online shop
or alternatively you can also purchase one in person at one of the many upcoming live shows, please check out the gigs
page for further info.
18/05/07 LIve Session for BBC Radio York
Following on from their recent interview at BBC Radio York, the band have lined up another live session at the station. The broadcast will be aired live on Thursday 5th July. It will feature the band playing tracks from their new EP, discussing plans for the summer festivals and DJ Matt Seymour will be asking them what other bands are inspiring them at present.
To visit the BBC website relating to the More Raw show, please follow the link: http://www.bbc.co.uk/north yorkshire/entertainment/music/index.shtml
30/04/07 The Call Featured on BBC Radio One
Radio 1 legend Steve Lamacq featured the band on his show last night as part of his "In New Music We Trust" show. They were asked to discuss their experiences with Radio York's Matt Seymour and were included alongside other North Yorkshire based acts. To listen to the full show and the York feature please visit http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio1/innewmusicwetrust/stevelamacq/
or Text next week's show: Monday th between 9 & 10pm on 81199 to request some airtime.
29/04/07 Listen to the New EP
The brand new EP is available on the downloads section of our forum
! Prior to its official commercial release, you can now hear samples of the 4 latest tracks and leave your comments for the band. You must be a member to access this area of the site, but registration only takes a couple of minutes so please visit the forum
for an exclusive listen.
5/04/07 The Call featured on Sound of UK DVD
The Call have been included in a new regional music series. Sounds of UK has compiled a “comprehensive and inspired picture of the new British music scene” based around the bands in the Leeds area.
Included with The Call are The Sunshine Underground, Embrace and The Pigeon Detectives. At present, it’s available on DVD with the producers looking for a release through major television networks in the near future. Please check out www.soundsofuk.com
to find out more.
4/04/07 Festival Date Confirmed
The Wickerman Festival organisers have invited The Call to play the main stage at their summer event this year! It takes place at East Kirkcarswell Farm, Dundrennan, Scotland on the 20th/21st July. They will be featuring on the same stage as The Fun Lovin’ Criminals, I Am Kloot and The Yardbirds. The full details are available on the official website at www.thewickermanfestival.co.uk
27/11/06 Gallery Updates
The gallery page is now fully updated with a whole new set of pictures to include the recent live performances at the 02 Wireless Festival, Beached Festival, Secret Garden Festival and the Harrogate International Centre. There is also the Radio 2 live session pictures from earlier in the year. Please use the gallery
link to view the new section.
31/10/06 Mixing Tin Tickets on Sale
Tickets are now available for our Leeds show in The Mixing Tin. The band have been allocated an amount for pre-sale to all forum members. Please vist the forum
to find out how to get hold of tickets for the show and check out the gigs
page for further information.
27/10/06 The Call Return to Fibbers
The Call have been confirmed as support for excellent pop outfit Vega4 who are signed to Columbia Records and are currently a regular fixture on BBC Radio 2 on Thursday 23rd November. The gig sees The Call return to the fans favourite venue, Fibbers in York, you can purchase your tickets from the online shop
23/10/06 EP Recording Blog
The official forum now contains a recording blog section documenting the progress of the new EP. Along with photos from the sessions, band members are posting an account of each day and encouraging forum members to post their thoughts and questions. Please click here
to view the blog.
9/10/06 Recording Starts on the New EP!
Recording has now started on The Call's second EP. The band are in the studio putting together another 4 tracks to follow on from Push On. It is untitled as yet, but will include Missing Pieces, Outside The Lines, In The Silence and a new track called Something Good.
To keep everyone up to date, there will be daily entries on the official forum including pictures and reports from each band member to document their progress.In addition, please visit the forum
to hear the demo versions of the EP tracks during the pre production stage of recording.
8/09/06 Charity Concert at Harrogate International Conference Centre
The Band have confirmed they will be performing live at Harrogate International Conference Centre on Wednesday the 27th of September to raise money for local charities including Harrogate Hospital. Tickets are £10 (£5 for children) and available direct from the box office on 01423 537230
1/09/06 Festival Updates
Thanks to all of you who traveled down to see the band play at the brilliant Secret Garden Party Festival on the 18th of August and the Beached Festival in Scarborough on the 20th! Both gigs were a resounding success and we've had lots of new myspace and forum members as a result! Thank you! BBC Raw Talent's Alan Raw and Katy Noone invited the lads to do an interview on their radio show which broadcast live from the festival on Scarborough beach. The show opened with two songs taken live from The Call's set that afternoon.
26/07/06 New Demo Tracks for the Online Forum Members
Recently recorded demo versions of songs from the band's live set are now available to listen to on the website. To hear Shout For Help, and Hard To Breathe along with Missing Pieces please visit the downloads
section of the forum. Live performances including the BBC Radio 2 live session with Janice Long are also available.
The exclusive content is only available to registered users so if you are not a member please register here.
23/06/06 The Call Play the O2 Wireless Festival
Following their recent radio sessions at BBC Raw Talent, The Call have been asked to play at this year's 02 Wireless Festival at Harewood House in Leeds. The Who, The Flaming Lips and The Zutons are just a few of the bands taking part this Sunday 25th. There are still a limited number of tickets available for the event.
Please visit the gigs
page for information and a link to buy tickets.
1/06/06 Listen to The Call's Live Performance on BBC Radio Raw Talent
The Call's recent live radio session is now available on the downloads page of the forum
. The band played on Sunday night as part of BBC Raw Talent. The session featured the title track from their EP along with two brand new tracks which have never been aired before. There is also a short interview of them chatting with DJ Alan Raw about their plans for the summer.
To gain access, please register as a forum
member and navigate to the downloads section.
12/05/06 Two Festival Dates Confirmed
The Call have been confirmed to play two festivals this summer. The Secret Garden Party takes place in a secret location just outside Cambridge in August. Described as "the new Glastonbury" and featuring acts like Graham Coxon, The Infadels and Prince Buster, the event is fast becoming a must for all music fans. Closer to home, The Moor Festival takes place outside Ilkely in July and features a huge line up of bands from around the Leeds and York area. This year The Call will play alongside Rick Witter And The Dukes and 10,000 Things. Please visit the gigs
page for dates and information on tickets.
12/05/06 New Merchandise On Sale
Brand new merchandise has now been added to the shop page of the site. New T-shirt designs, more stock of old lines and the limited edition Push On DVD are now available to purchase via our secure online shop
All the products will be available at the live shows along with the debut EP.
8/05/06 BBC Radio Raw Live Acoustic Session
The Call are to play another live acoustic session for BBC Radio. They've been asked to take part in BBC Radio York's More Raw show on Saturday 13th May. More Raw is a magazine programme dedicated to the live music scene across North Yorkshire. Please check the gigs
page for information.
8/05/06 Listen to the BBC Radio 2 live acoustic session
The recent live Radio 2 acoustic session is now available to listen to on the forum
. The three tracks Push On, Outside The Lines and Shout For Help were played at The BBC after a personal request from Janice Long was received earlier in the year. To make further requests for the EP tracks, please visit the radio request page on the forum
12/04/06 Push On Video Unveiled
The brand new video for the EP title track Push On is now available to view on the Music Page
of the site. Please also check out the film company's website www.razorfilms.co.uk
. Co Producers Richard Harrison and Jeff Kasfikis along with camerman/editor Robert Hindle filmed the video on location in and around London.
5/04/06 Push On Video Update
After the very very busy and successful days filming with Razor Films in London on Sunday, The Call's first video for their track Push On will be fully edited and ready to view on the website on the 12th of April.
The action captured looks absolutely fantastic, and we have also taken lots of still photos to give you an idea of how the video was filmed and put together in the different locations.
We don't want to spoil the surprise of the storylines and locations so each day until the videos release, to give you a flavour for what to expect we will be posting a new picture on the forum
4/04/06 Push on EP Review
The 2nd track on the Push On EP has recently been placed at the top of the Losing Today music Chart! The publication/online music magazine described Alone Tonight as "classic stuff…streamlining power pop. Single of the missive”. With a large reader population in the US, the lads are more than happy with the review. To view all the latest press, please click here
13/03/06 Further Airplay on BBC Radio 2
Due to large amounts of requests and questions about the band, Radio 2 are still very keen to play The Call on the Janice Long show. We're hoping to gain more attention from other DJ's at the station so please keep contacting the show on the e-mail and text via this link:
Push On Video Update
Work has continued towards the band's first video. Film producer Richard Harrison has now finalised a location for the final shoot of Push On and things are scheduled to take place to coincide with the national airplay of the single. It will be available to download from this site once completed.
13/3/06 £1 Off Entry to the Vine
Our next live gig is The Vine in Leeds this Friday 17th March. The promoter has allowed all Call fans a £1 entry reduction with our flyers which can be found on the downloads
section of the forum. We try to make this a regular occurrence for all gigs that will allow it so please check out this section of the site if you haven't already.
7/03/06 Return to the Capital
Another show in London has been confirmed for The Spice of Life Soho on Saturday 13th May. The large attendance at previous gigs has insured repeat slots in the capital, thanks to all who supported us!
Please check the gigs
page for all live shows and radio performances.
7/03/06 Further Radio 2 Airplay
Janice Long has made Push On a regular on her BBC Radio 2 show since hearing the EP only last week. In addition, the lads received a personal request from the legendary
DJ to do an acoustic live session at the BBC studios on Wednesday 13th April.
Messages have already started flooding in for The Call - please keep them coming by
texting the show on 88291
7/03/06 BBC Radio Raw Talent Airplay
BBC Raw Talent have consistently played the title track from the Push On EP since
the lads performed live in the studio earlier this year. The producer has commented
on the large amount of requests, so once again thanks for helping on the e-mails and
Don't forget a full live session will be aired on Thursday 25th May. As with all sessions, the full download will be available on our forum
event so please join up to listen via this site.
7/03/06 T-Shirts Sold Out!
A complete sellout of official T-shirts has prompted the merchandise team to design a
new selection of T's which will be made available in the official shop very soon.
Please note the EP is still for sale online
and at all live shows.
1/03/06 The Call on BBC Radio 2
As further promotion for the Push On EP, The Call have been play listed on BBC Radio 2 and have secured a live session on the Janice Long show! The session, which will include 3 acoustic tracks and an interview with Janice Long will be broadcast live, early on Thursday 13th April.
You can listen to the show live as it happens, by tuning in from 12.15am, alternatively you can also listen via the website at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio2/shows/long/upcomingsessions.shtml
We will be streaming pictures live to the forum, but the full session will be available on our site after the event. To text the show at anytime requesting The Call or commenting on the performance please text your message to 88291.
16/02/06 Fresh Radio Showcase
After their successful BBC Raw Talent appearance and before the return performance, The Call are to showcase songs on the Yorkshire based Fresh Radio. The station has lined them up to appear on Sunday 9th April. Tracks from the Push On EP will be played along with a live acoustic set and short interview. All final details will be posted on this news section in due course.
16/02/06 Another Fibbers Sell Out!
The Call are again to appear at another sellout show at York Fibbers. The promoter has confirmed that the gig on Friday 3rd March supporting Morning Runner received huge amounts of interest. The band would like to thank in advance those who have bought tickets for the show.
15/02/06 Debut Video Filmed at London Gig
The first footage of The Call's debut video was captured in the capital this weekend. Richard Harrison of Razor Films captured the lads in a live capacity at The Spice of Life in London for use in the film which is to be completed later this year.
2/02/06 The Call Back at the BBC
Due to the recent successful performance on BBC Raw Talent, the lads have been asked to return to the BBC studios on May 25th to do a full band session!!
DJ Alan Raw has also play listed the Push On EP! The show is online via the link below:
To e-mail the show or to text in requesting more of The Call, please do so via the details below.
Text: 07786 200 959 (19:00-22:00 Thurs. GMT)
24/01/06 Four New Leeds Gigs Added
Due to a number of great reviews from the Leeds press and requests for the band to return to the city, a string of dates have been added to the gigs
page to help promote the EP.
06/01/06 BBC Radio Raw Talent Interview & Live Track
Having impressed a BBC Producer with the Push On EP, the lads have been asked to take part in the next live "Raw Talent" radio show on Thursday
12th January. Covering York, Leeds, Hull and Sheffield, the show is an
ideal opportunity to hear The Call in the local area. The band are to be questioned on the debut release, will perform a live
acoustic track in the studio and have another song aired during the
The Raw Talent show starts at 7pm with the call appearing after 8pm, you can listen live by tuning to the relevant bandwidth below:
BBC Radio Humberside 95.9fm DAB
BBC Radio York 103.7fm, 104.3fm, 95.5fm
BBC Radio Leeds 92.4, 95.3fm
BBC Radio Sheffield 104.1fm, 88.6fm, 94.7fmYou can also listen online via the the BBC Radio Humberside Website by clicking here (Requires Real Player)
We'll will have a
recorded version uploaded soon after for all those who can't tune in.
Raw Talent encourages e-mails during and after the show so please contact them using the mail address below to request the track to be play listed. email@example.com
05/01/06 Ackrill Newspapers CD of the Year
The Call's debut EP has topped the unsigned chart for best band for the whole of 2005!
Push On was judged by Yorkshire news group Ackrill News to be the favourite release of the year.
3/01/06 Beat Surrender Review
A new press link has been added to the site. The Beat Surrender music fanzine was full of praise for the songs featured on the Push On EP. To read the whole article, please go to the reviews
01/01/06 Happy New Year!
Happy New Year to everyone! Good luck with 2006. The band have a number of gigs lined up already for the start of the new year, starting in London at the Betsey Trotwood. Please check the gigs
page for full listings.
13/12/05 London Date Confirmed
Due to a superb performance last time round, the lads have secured another gig in the Capital. The Spice of Life in Soho have lined The Call up to play on 11th February next year. Please check out the gigs
page to see up to date live listings.
For all those wanting to see the band in the North, don't worry, confirmation for a number of Leeds shows are due this week following on from a good review of the Push On EP in Leeds music magazine "Vibrations".
11/12/05 Fibbers Sell Out
Thanks again to all those who made the effort to support us in York on Tuesday. Selling the venue out had a lot to do with the small army that turned up to see The Call! The promoter was very impressed and has promised a return visit for the lads - please keep an eye on the gigs page.
6/12/05 Blues Bar Gig Announced
The band are pleased to announce that they will be playing a 5 song promo set in Harrogate's Blues Bar on Monday 12th of December as part of the Charm Christmas Event. The gig comes as a result of the excellent recent press that the lads have received, and best of all entry is free! See the gigs
page for more info.
All of our allocated tickets for tonight's gig at Fibbers York sold very quickly, so thanks to everyone who bought one, see you there!
23/11/05 Fibbers Tickets Available Online
Just a quick thank you to everyone who made it to the London gigs, we had a great weekend and will be back down south in the New Year.
In the meantime we are playing Fibbers in York supporting Electric Soft Parade on 6th Dec, tickets are available but be quick if you want to come as tickets are selling fast, the gig will be a sellout so you will not be able to pay on the door on the night.
Tickets are available from the online shop
11/11/05 The Call Win XFM Unsigned
Fantastic news, The Call have won the XFM Unsigned Band competition!
The Winning track "Push On" was played this morning at 11:40 on Shaun Keaveny's daytime show and there was also a mention of 3 upcoming gigs which are: tonight at The Spice of Life in Soho, Monday 14th at the
Hope & Anchor in Islington and Tuesday 6th December at Fibbers in York supporting Electric Soft Parade.
Unfortunately the band were not able to listen to the show as they were traveling down to London for tonight's gig in their trusty Tour Bus, but were delighted when they found out, and asked me to thank everyone for voting for them!
8/11/05 The Call on National Radio
Breaking News- The Call are to be featured on the National Radio Station XFM, as part of their Unsigned week! The lads are up against 3 other bands in a competition to have one of their songs played on a prime time slot on Friday, which would coincide nicely with the 2 London gigs this weekend at the Spice of Life Soho on Friday and The Hope & Anchor on Monday night.
So far XFM unsigned has helped break top quality acts such as Athlete, Electric Soft Parade and Keane, so this is a massive opportunity. The Call’s anthem “Push On” has been selected by DJ Claire Sturgess to be played as part of her show this Wednesday between 9pm and 11pm .
8/11/05 New Gig Date Added
The Call are delighted to announce a new gig
date as the only support for Electric Soft Parade at Fibbers in York on Tuesday 6th of December. The venue invited the band back as a result of last months excellent performance supporting the Leaves and because of very large number of Call fans that attended.
Tickets will be available shortly from the online shop, hope we can have an even bigger turn out this time around!
7/11/05 New Galleries Added
Two new photo galleries
have been added featuring the fantastic recent gigs at the Fez in Sheffield & Fibbers in York. We will also shortly be adding pictures taken on Friday at The Shed, thanks to Parked and for everyone who came along to support us, as usual it was a top night with the enthusiastic Leicester fans singing and dancing along to every tune!
19/10/05 New Gig Dates
Many thanks to everyone who came along to our recent gigs in Sheffield & York, your support created a cracking atmosphere on both nights! You've got just over a week to wash and iron your Call t-shirt before our next gig at The Magdalens in Ripon on Friday 28th of October then we head to The Shed in Leicester on Friday 4th of November as part of the monthly Parked night at the venue.
For further info please check out the gigs
7/10/05 Another Gig in the Capital
As part of the Promotion of the new Push On EP The Call have secured another London gig and will be playing at the Hope & Anchor in Islington on Monday 14th of November. The venue once hosted U2 back in December of 1979 and currently has live acts on most nights of the week so it promises to be another top night!
Please see the gigs
page for more details.
5/10/05 London Venue Confirmed
The upcoming gig in London has now been finalised and will be at The Spice of Life in Soho on Friday 11th of November. The venue has been in existence for over a century and has been home to a wide variety of top acts including; Bob Dylan, Paul Simon, The Sex Pistols and more recently Jamie Cullum.
For more info please see the gigs page.
2/10/05 New Gig Dates Announced
The Call are pleased to announce two new gig dates, the first of which is on the 2nd of February in the Rat & Parrot in Harrogate, the second is in London! Details will be announced shortly on the exact date and venue, but we are looking forward to returning to the capital and catching up with some of out fans based down south!
1/10/05 Fibbers Tickets Sold out!
The bands ticket allocation for the gig at Fibbers in York on Monday the 10th of October have now fully sold out. Anyone who hasn't yet bought tickets but still wishes to attend will need to pay on the door on the night, at a cost of £7. Thank you to everyone who has already bought tickets for what promises to be a cracking gig
30/09/05 Transport for Sheffield
Tickets are selling fast for the Sheffield and York gigs. Transport is available for the gig at the Fez in Sheffield. Tickets for the bus are £10 each. The bus leaves Ripon bus station at 6pm . Please contact the
band at firstname.lastname@example.org
to book places
1/09/05 New Gig Date Confirmed
The Call are pleased to confirm that they will be supporting the emerging Liverpool band "Amsterdam" in the Fez Club in Sheffield on Sunday 9th of October. Tickets are now on sale in the online shop
and there will also be a bus going from Ripon, so if you require transport please register your interest in the forum
so we have an idea of what size coach we will need!
25/08/05 New Interview Added
A new article has just been added to the reviews
page featuring an interview which took place after the lads played at The Barfly in Liverpool. The interview featured on the Thunder Chunky website, which is well worth checking out as there are many other CD and gig reviews featured!
24/08/05 Fibbers Tickets On Sale
Tickets are now on sale in the online shop
for our gig on Monday 10 October 7.30 PM @ Fibbers York. The Call will be supporting an Icelandic band, called Leaves who have just played the V Festival and have previously supported big name bands such as Supergrass!
Book your tickets in advance for what promises to be a sell out gig! Price £6 plus £1 Postage & Packaging
23/08/05 New Website
Welcome to The Call’s new website. It now includes an online shop
where new band merchandise can be purchased and an online forum
where you can post messages and interact with the band and its many fans.
14/08/05 New Gig Dates
The following gigs have been confirmed to promote the new EP:
The Oak - Ripon
Fibbers - York (supporting Leaves)
The Shed – Leicester
For more information check out the gigs
22/7/05 New EP Finished
Hello from The Call!
It's been a while but our EP is finished! The CD contains four newly recorded tracks and it is now available from the online shop.
We will be playing a few gigs to promote it so look out for us and we'll see you all again soon!
15/2/05 New Galleries Added
Four new photo galleries have just been added from last years gigs at the Scarborough Beached Festival, Barfly Masque Theatre in Liverpool, Royal Park Cellars in Leeds & Fibbers in York. We hope that the pictures will bring back some great memories of some of the bands best moments of last year and also whet the appetite for the forthcoming EP, new songs and future gigs.
If you have any pictures of the lads in action that you would like featured on the gallery please send them to the webmaster
7/2/05 Stewart's Birthday
Stewart celebrates his 24th birthday today, but not being one to make a fuss, he's helping the other band members finish off the construction work needed to complete the move from their old practice room to the new one. I'm sure there will be time to have a couple well earnt beers before the night is over mind! Thanks again for all the messages sent to the band wishing him well.
2/2/05 New Songs
As a result of continued work for the recording/more material, the lads have just finished off a song entitled 'In The Silence' and are putting together another which should make its way into the set list for future gigs.
They're hoping to write a number of new songs before taking gigs again this year but please check listings for dates regularly.
1/2/05 New Surroundings
The bands eviction from the practice room came a lot sooner than first Notified and pushed the band to find other accommodation to write and work on new songs. Fortunately a suitable premises has been found which will allow the practice sessions to go on with as little interruption as possible.
Watch this space for further updates new songs that the lads are currently working on
20/1/05 Joel's Birthday
Today saw Joel celebrate another birthday as a member of The Call. The lads decided to let off steam in Leeds while watching band favourite David Kitt at The Cockpit.
Thanks to all those who wished him well via e-mail, and bought him birthday drinks on the night!
15/1/05 Photo shoot& Cd Artwork
Today saw the band attend their first professional photo shoot. Local photographer Mark Wood captured the boys in a more staged manner as a contrast to the excellent live pictures already on the website. The images will be considered to fit into the artwork of the debut EP which is being finalised by by Birmingham based photographer Andre Harry and will be on the website to view in due course .
15/1/05 Recording Update
January and February are being used to finalise all our recording commitments and concentrate on our new material.
The latest addition to the song list entitled "In The Silence" is very close to being finished and will be considered as a fourth/fifth track on the EP.
Due to the amount of time needed in the studio and practice rooms, gigs have had to take a back seat for the start of this year.