Derry , County Derry
The Clameens are the epitome of honest, upbeat pop rock and are undoubtedly one of the most exciting and versatile outfits about to export from the Northern Irish Music Scene. The Clameens are a simple Rock, Pop, and Enthusiastic easy listening band all combined into one big play dough ball. Pulling inspiration from the coolness of the Arctic Monkeys, the rawness of The Libertines and the melodic harmonies of Paul Simon. The Clameens are one big Soup of influence tattooing their own sonic signature to their music.
The Derry quartet is made up of four teenagers & a pair of brothers with a sheer passion for delivering anthem tunes. As a result of their infectious happy, fun-filled indie pop anthems, the band have had continuous notoriety across the UK & Ireland catching the attention of many on Air Dj’s including Edith Bowman, Tom Robinson & Cerys Matthews, earning them continuous plays on BBC Radio 1 & Radio 6
Even at this early stage in the band's career they have been firmly established as one of the most hotly tipped acts about to export from Northern Ireland. This year the band were selected as one of MTV’s Unsigned bands of 2014, collaborated with renowned DJ/Producer Tom Middleton, honoured as one Of State Magazines "Faces 2014" and achieving a plethora of synchronizations with numerous television advertising campaigns including; the Irish Times, BBC/CBBC and Manchester United TV. With their releases of a string of hit singles the band were debuted on Irish TV nationally by been invited to appear on RTE’s Other Voices Show.
With some member in the band still at school and about to sit their GCSE’s & A levels they have still found time to play some major festivals and are geared up to play a belt of 2014 summer festivals including this year’s “The Great Escape” to say the least the band have supported some notable acts including Pete Doherty, Professor Green and the undertones firmly notched under their collective belt. With the New Year off to an adrenaline fuelled start and an arsenal of tunes The Clameens are set to take the industry by storm as a result of their infectious happy, upbeat pop songs. If you attend any of their upcoming shows, you'll be sure to find the crowd screaming the chorus hooks back at them.