Like A Thief set to release "Play Loud" EP on May 20th
Like A Thief
'Play Loud' EP
"...What can only be described as an infectious mix of rock and dance. Like a cross between Radiohead and a rave." Amnplify Magazine (Live review)
Electro dance rockers Like A Thief bring their surprisingly fresh live sound to stages. With a solid debut EP under their belt and the powerfully appealing second EP titled Play Loud hot off the press, 2016 is shaping up to be an epic launch pad for this high-energy outfit.
Like A Thief will carry you through several emotional states in a song with a genre bending mix of funk-rock, dance-pop and experimental electronica that will compel you to move and guarantee to leave you with a smile. Their incredible depth of sound from orchestral to explosive to driven to diverse is delightfully unique and yet at the same time comfortably familiar. Luscious bass sequences and rhythmic percussion accentuate the solid melodic concepts that flow from the synth and electric guitar. With no limb unused during a live performance the sheer craftsmanship of what they do captivates even the toughest of critics. You think you know what a three-piece band can do. You don’t.
The first single from the new EP titled “Escape” released at Amplifier/Capitol in Perth on Jan 16, has already landed with overwhelming support from fans and critics alike proving that the new sound from Like A Thief is charming audiences and producing fans.
Aaron Crosby, Caleb Drage and Jonathan Hennig have been playing together in bands since high school before officially forming Like A Thief in mid 2013. Having already landed support slots with bands such as: Switchfoot, Karnivool, British India and Tired Lion the future looks bright for this hardworking three piece. The boys from Albany continue to self manage and tour up and down the South West coast, playing some of the regions best venues. Persisting to carve out a positively appealing live show for themselves and winning new fans with every gig while proceeding to refine what they do both live and in the studio. With extensive plans on the horizon including film clips, a live album, a headline West Coast tour, an East Coast tour and a full length LP to name a few, the numbers are adding up causing many people to sense Like A Thief are undoubtedly one to watch for 2016.
“Play Loud” EP by LIKE A THIEF will be released 20th of May 2016 and features the single "Sirens".
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