The Gallery take on the A-Z challenge

Our A-Z challenge is a fun way to get to know artists! Today we have Wakefield alt-rockers The Gallery taking on the mammoth interview!

A song that made you want to make music?

Party in the USAMiley Cyrus

Best rider you’ve ever had?

Parish Huddersfield, vodka, grapes, feta cheese

Craziest thing you’ve experienced in the band?

Thrown out of our own show as we’re too young

Deepest lyric one of your songs features?


Easiest song you wrote?

Wounded Knee

Favourite song in your set?


Guest you’d most like to feature on your record?

Andy Tate

Hardest thing about being in a band?

Expense and travelling far to play to 4 people

Interesting fact about one of your members?

Sam’s middle name is Darlington

Jokes you have in the band?

Singers that slick their hair back mid set

Key to writing a song?

Don’t emulate other bands; be honest

Longest distance you’ve travelled to play a show?

6 hours to Brighton

Most inspiring musician you’ve experienced?

Michael Jackson

New band you’d recommend?


Opening for this band would be ideal?

Wolf Alice

Place you’d most like to tour?

North America

Quote you’d like to pass on to our readers?

Live, Laugh, Love

Reason for the title of your recent/forthcoming release?

Too many vicious vultures circling around

See us live at?


The old days of music were better than the current, do you agree?

Yes if you’re a parka monkey

Unusual merchandise?

Can’t afford merch at the minute

Variations you’d like to do of any of your songs?

Pop punk version of Shrapnel

What do your fans mean to you?

Don’t have many, but the few we do; mean the world (mum and dad)

X-rays or any other treatments needed for band related injuries?

Bloody face after being hit with a guitar

You’re late for a show, whose fault is it?


Zoo animal that best describes the personality of your band?


Elizabeth Birt

April 11, 2019

Band management assistant. Goth princess and lover of all things music and sport.


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