GALWAY INDIE, funk, and blues band The Sandy Rats will launch their eponymous debut EP with a gig in The Cellar Bar tomorrow at 9pm.
The band - Dylan Cassidy (guitar/vocals ), John MacNamara (bass/vocals ), Shane Rushe (lead guitar ), Peter Conneely (drums ) - take their inspiration from The Stone Roses, The Libertines and various local Galway and national acts. Each band member brings his own particular influences to the table which adds further dimensions to their sound.
Support is from New Pope and We Are Ruffians. Admission is €5 and includes a copy of The Sandy Rats EP.