Four piece band from Manchester playing the best alternative new wave. Known for high energy gigs
playing 30+ song sets, Bax Rafter have a fantastic authentic sound with keyboards and an impressive
DMX light show to match.


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GENUINE COMMENTS
 

"My first time seeing you tonight and, b'jeezus you tore it up! What a setlist! Where can you listen to songs like these live on a neet out these days? Nope, didn't think so, only here. Check 'em out!"

"The music seems to go beyond being merely music, I felt a powerful energy. You guys are tight, tight, tight!"

"Go check these guys out, they really are what being in a band and being in an audience is all about - noise, grunge, energy, musicianship"

"The best covers band I have seen there over the years"

"Great to hear a band do XTC and do it so well"

"Band just played Down In The Park, Brilliant!"

"A refreshing change from the classic rock and punk we normally have here".

 

SAMPLE SONGS

A Forest - The Cure
Always The Sun - The Stranglers
Another Girl, Another Planet - The Only Ones
Ashes to Ashes - David Bowie
Bank Robber - The Clash
Boys Don't Cry - The Cure
Cars - Gary Numan
(I Don't Want To Go To) Chelsea - Elvis Costello
Complex - Gary Numan
Down In The Park - Tubeway Army
Electricity - OMD
Golden Brown - The Stranglers
I Die You Die - Gary Numan
I'm Bored - Iggy Pop
In Between Days - The Cure
Love Like Blood - Killing Joke
Love Song - The Cure
Love Will Tear Us Apart - Joy Division
Making Plans For Nigel - XTC
Nice and Sleazy - The Stranglers
Oliver's Army - Elvis Costello
Peaches - The Stranglers
Pretty In Pink - Psychodelic Furs
Public Image - PiL
Psycho Killer - Talking Heads
Radio Radio - Elvis Costello
Reward - Teardrop Explodes
Rise - PiL
Roxette - Dr Feelgood
Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll - Ian Dury
Shadowplay - Joy Division
Shot By Both Sides - Magazine
Something Better Change - The Stranglers
Song From Under The Floorboards - Magazine
Straighten Out - The Stranglers
Transmission - Joy Division
Walk On By - The Stranglers
Watching The Detectives – Elvis Costello

 

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