At the turn of 2017 "Hollows" were gearing up to play their first show at Rebellion in Manchester. By October with successful shows in Liverpool, Chester, Sheffield, Birmingham, Manchester and London the band were growing in confidence and took to the stage at some U.K festivals
including Threshold**, MAH Festival** (Liverpool), Tramlines** (Sheffield), Indie Week** (Manchester), Not So Secret Garden Party** and Chester Live** (Chester).
Atone - ‘I love the dramatic drums and guitar looping to create a rushing effect merging into the singers voice. Loved the production of high/low energy which brought the song longevity. I confess I listened to the whole of it totally enraptured 5/5’ - Steve Willcox, Little Indie Blogs
‘I loved ‘Don’t Walk’ because it reminds me in small parts of some of my favourite Cure songs - Adam Walton, BBC Introducing ‘
… a fast-growing reputation for delivering strong live performances’…and...’An alternative rock band who have a perfect festival-ready sound with strong guitars and frontman Sean Davies’ hugely distinctive vocals’ - Getintothis ‘
.. .when I tell you that Hollows are ruddy brilliant and that you’re missing out if you’ve not listened to them before I’m being very, very serious’ - Ciaran Steward, We Close Tonight
There's a lot of similarity coupled with conflict on bands, artists, genres... you name it. Hollows list of influences can be very contradictory -
.... and so on