Band of the Week.

The Vigo Thieves

The Vigo Thieves have had a fantastic year to date, with the successful release of their Heart and Soul (Part 1) EP.
The release of Forever will see a new cycle in the bands relentless desire to rise through the ranks, and into the consciousness of the mainstream music buying public.

The band have had a fantastic year to date, with the successful release of their Heart and Soul (Part 1) EP. Gaining support from the likes of Classic Rock MagazineThe 405The Daily RecordDrowned In Sound ScotlandBBC Radio 1 Scotland and Clyde 1fm. Vigo Thieves have soared as the momentum has built throughout the year.

The single Heartbeats attracted over 50,000 viewers on Youtube, leading to the track being chosen as the soundtrack to the T in the Park announcement film. An appearance at T in the Park on the BBC Introducing Stage saw a huge crowd gather as the boys rocked their first appearance at a major summer festival.

The interest continued with the release of a second single from the EP, She’s On Fire, which pulled in 45,000 hits and cemented Vigo Thieves position as one of the up and coming bands currently performing in the UK.

Three sold out shows in Glasgow quickly followed, with the last show at The Art School selling out six weeks in advance!

The release of Forever will see a new cycle in the bands relentless desire to rise through the ranks, and into the consciousness of the mainstream music buying public. With a UK tour starting in September centred around the release of Forever and a stylish video starring a British TV favourite means that Vigo Thieves will finish 2012 as they started it.

Forever is due for release on 10th September, via Hijacked Records.

Band Members:

Stevie Jukes

Barry Cowan

Gordon Phipps

Al Jukes

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Written by Paul McJimpsey

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