Piston are a British five piece rock n’ roll engine made up of four members from the midlands greased with a vocal roar from the south... which, when put together and fired up produce a no-nonsense sound not to be reckoned with!
"Beefy, rugged guitar chops and brooding vocals help make this the strongest thing we’ve heard from these Midlands rockers so far." - Classic Rock Magazine / Louder Sound
"These guys are going to be HUGE!" - Sam Hughes, Planet Rock Radio
"This rocks hard... I LOVE IT. PISTON!" - Paul Anthony, Planet Rock Radio
"The guitarists slay! The sort of riffs that would go down in rock history! I love it." - Alex Baker, Kerrang! Radio
Piston's 'Rainmaker' was A listed on Planet Rock Radio (UK's #1 rock station). 'Rainmaker' was exclusively premiered online by Classic Rock Magazine and Louder Sound.
Piston's 'One More Day' was officially playlisted on Planet Rock Radio (UK's #1 rock station) and BBC Radio 2's official rock show hosted by Johnnie Walker. Following the release, Planet Rock Radio have made Piston their 'Ones To Watch' for upcoming rock acts.
Piston released their highly anticipated debut album on September 13th via Music Glue Distribution and Noble PR. Piston will embark on the Planet Rock Roadstars tour starting October 4th with Hannah Wicklund & Gorilla Riot. Piston are announced as special guests on The Cult's Sonic Temple UK Tour starting October 20th. Piston are announced to support Phil Campbell and The Bastard Sons on November 7th. Piston are announced as special guests on Glenn Hughes' 'Performs Classic Deep Purple Live' Tour starting November 25th.
Piston have appeared at Rock & Blues Festival, Ramblin Man Fair and Planet Rock Winters End.
Piston's 2014 release 'Leave If You Dare' was officially playlisted on Planet Rock Radio (UK's #1 rock station), Team Rock Radio, Kerrang! Radio & Total Rock Radio. 'Leave If You Dare' marked Piston's official features in Classic Rock Magazine alongside Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers. 'Leave If You Dare' hit UK TV airplay on Scuzz TV & Kerrang! TV.
Rob Angelico - Vocals
Jack Edwards - Guitar
Luke Allatt - Guitar
Stuart Egan - Bass
Brad Newlands - Drums