They make you want to raise a tankard of grog and dance drunkenly down the high street en route to toppling the rich man’s system.
Matilda’s Scoundrels hail from the south coast of England, a heady brew of folk driven aggro punk, they have been taking their sound to audiences across the country and to mainland Europe in the last couple of years.
Playing festivals such as Boomtown, Rebellion, Beautiful Days and Mighty Sounds, they have built a reputation of rowdy shows with an air of fun and crowd participation.
A mix of traditional folk instruments and classic punk back line, blend with story telling lyrics, current affairs/important issues along with catchy choruses to make you drink, sing and dance. Known for their DIY attitude they have supported bands like the Levellers, Ferocious Dog and Street Dogs. Coming from do it yourself roots, they have had a string of releases and have just put out there debut album ‘As The Tide Turns’ on TNS Records. It’s no surprise that the momentum they have built is carrying them to bigger and better things.
“They make you want to raise a tankard of grog and dance drunkenly down the high street en route to toppling the rich man’s system.” Louder Than War
“They are, in my opinion, the very best folk punk band in UK DIY punk rock.” Colin’s Punk Rock World