This is an archive of the band profile for OperatorSix.
OperatorSix are a four piece from in and around Bradford & Keighley in the north of England. The band consists of Adam Boyce (lead vocals / guitar), brother Alex Boyce (guitar), Darren Akeroyd (bass) and Ian Atkinson (drums). What they do is a blend of melodic, feel-good guitar based rock with an uplifting arsenal of songs that so far have taken the band far showing no signs of stopping.
The band, well known locally, managed to break out and create a buzz around themselves by securing numerous dates with such Indie icons Ocean Colour Scene, hot new London band 'Dogs', and British legend Paul Weller, playing to 4000 people at Birmingham Academy for OCS’s homecoming gig, and to a larger crowd with Weller at Telford International Centre earlier last year.
OperatorSix continue to gig in the north of England and have appeared on BBC Radio’s unsigned session, as well as being Billed on the BBC Raw talent stage at the Bradford Festival.
As well as performing live, the band have managed to produce a self funded and produced studio album entitled ‘Alibi’, featuring 10 tracks of the very material that has got them this far, it seems to touch everyone who listens to it, receiving exciting reviews and feedback and inspiring the progress on the band's second album..