SHORT BIOGRAPHy

Fight The Bear, from Shropshire UK have recorded three albums, featured on BBC radio one and 6 music playlists as well as multiple tours and radio and TV performances across Europe.  The band define DIY. 

ABOUT

US

From Bishops Castle, Shropshire

Genre Alternative, Indie.

Active 2004 - Present

Members

Lead Vox - Jonny Keeley

Vox / Guitar - Jamie Furber

Bass - Ben Beddoes

Drums - Duncan Burns

 HEARD ON

Along with countless international radio and TV shows.

BBC RADIO One

Multiple plays by Fearne Cotton, Nick Grimshaw as BBC Radio 1's "Tip of the Week"

BBC SHROPSHIRE

Over 100 plays including multiple awards 'Song of The Month' and 'Song Of The Year'

BBC 6 Music

Proudly featured among some of the best music in the world. 

BBC ONE

Featured on BBC ONE as part of a popular prime time TV show.

AND SEEN AT..

Amongst 1500+ other festivals and gigs.

T IN THE PARK

Scotland's premiere music festival.

Green MAN

FESTIVAL

An incredible  20,000 capacity 4-day

festival in the Brecon Beacons. 

SHAMBALA
FESTIVAL

Renowned family festival in Northhamptonshire. 

One of Ireland's biggest festivals featuring some of the worlds biggest acts.

A 4-day

 independent arts and music festival since 2004

Electric

picnic

SECRET GARDEN PARTY

1500+
GIGS

The band have racked up and incredible amount of gigs in the 15 years they have been playing together.

100,000+ MILES

And, that's only counting one van! The band took their tour van from 44k miles to 144k.

SEVEN
COUNTRIES

From radio shows in France, TV in The Netherlands and recording in the USA. The van have been active in seven countries.

THREE
ALBUMS

Truly DIY the band have self funded 3 albums, with the help of their very generous fan base.

GLOBAL

COVERAGE

The band are well known for their cult status, with blogger and indie news coverage across europe and even Russia, Japan and the US.