This is an archive of the band profile for Siamese Twist.
Sometimes, you and the music become so entwined that it becomes hard to tell where one ends and the other begins. The music becomes a part of you, and like conjoined twins you become so strongly attached that it's doubtful whether you will even survive the eventual, traumatic separation.
We Doctors of Music Journalism call this rare occurrence the Siamese Twist.
And would it surprise you to learn that Siamese Twist is also the name of a female-fronted, five-piece band from West Yorkshire, whose thrilling post-punk pop is capable of exactly the effect mentioned....
Singer Rebecca's vocals are a beguiling blend of Siouxsie Sioux, PJ Harvey and Sandie Shaw, weaving their way through a tense, melodic mesh of interlocking guitars, monolithic bass and tight, on-the-money drumming.
Dramatic, romantic, and drawing on the darker side of ambitious '80s alternative rock- The Chameleons, Skeletal Family, Echo & The Bunnymen, The Church, Bauhaus and even early U2, it certainly aims higher and reaches further than your average run-of-the-mill indie fare.
The new 4 Track CD and downloads 'Adored' released through Calder Studio's label, JA Records JA003. is now available from all major outlets, Amazon, iTunes etc..