by Ellie Bozzi
Stand Atlantic are the emerging heart of Australian Pop-Punk, with their stunning energy, catchy hooks and honest lyrics. They’re killing it both on and off stage, continuing to impress audiences and gain fans across the globe. The trio originate from Sydney, Australia and formed in 2014. They have taken a huge increase in momentum since then, especially recently in 2017.
Meet The Band:
Bonnie Fraser – Vocals/Guitar
David Potter – Bass
Johnno Panichi – Drums
In September 2017, Stand Atlantic released their soulful, gritty second EP ‘Sidewinder’, through Rude Records. Soon after, they hopped on their first jam-packed international tour across Europe. The song is emotionally fuelled, while staying true to the band’s iconic aggression, differentiating them from just being a typical pop band. Stand Atlantic take influence from a variety of genres including the likes of artists ranging from Justin Bieber and Sia to Silverchair and The Story So Far.
Nominated for RockSound Awards #10 ‘Best Album of the Year 2017’ and Heavy Music Awards ‘Best Breakthrough Artist of 2018’, Stand Atlantic are unstoppable.
The band have already racked up these huge nominations, the anticipation to see what they’ll come out swinging with in the future is thrilling.
Your typical Aussie Pop-Punk kids have continued to explode, touring Europe and the UK with Roam in November and December 2017. After jumping on other tours since with the likes of As It Is and State Champs, they aren’t showing signs of slowing down anytime soon.
Their recent Chemicals music video gives fans an opportunity to see what goes on behind the scenes and throughout tour, alongside a highly empowering tune.
They even landed the opportunity to grace the Slam Dunk UK stage, with a bunch of tours lined up for the future, including a USA tour in September this year with pop-punk masterminds Neck Deep. Keep your eyes and ears peeled for new things to come from an exceptional band who continue to work hard as a result of their love for music.
Stand Atlantic never fail to impress with their live shows and have definitely come out swinging these last couple of years. Taking reigns over the new wave pop-punk scene, you can expect nothing less than great from this trio.
With their hardworking perfectionist attributes, they’re always looking for ways to improve and perfect themselves as performers, musicians and artists, holding high standards and goals for themselves. Please avoid any regrets you may experience and be sure to catch Stand Atlantic’s set at UNIFY Gathering.
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