Handstand Parade have been turning heads recently with their indie rock tunes that will worm their way into your head” (ExploreRDG)
Founded in Reading, England, Handstand Parade are an Alt/Indie-Pop Band Focused on doing everything a little different. With a huge number of influences from The Smiths and Joy Division to Nile Rogers and everyone in between, past and present the musical wealths between the band members comes together in this musically progressive union.
The band have played together for 2 years starting with their debut EP “Mourning Youth” Recorded By Top Producer Michael Smith (Wolf Alice, Honey Lung, Third Lung, Faers). This lead the band to multiple BBC Introducing interviews and multiple slots at BBC Events. The band Then Followed up with their Latest single “Beloved” described as “an infectious-pop-banger” (RGM) The Band have had the privilege of having all of their tracks Played by BBC Introducing and have had air time on Radio X and BBC Radio 6.
Handstand Parade are currently recording their new EP “Who Loves You Now” at RYP Recordings with a release planned this year and have been booked onto multiple major festivals in 2019.
Shaquille Howe - Vocals/Guitar
Josh Ward - Lead Guitar/ Keyboard
Andrew Langdon - Bass/ Keyboard
Matthew De Le Harpe – Drums