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The Amazons Band
The Amazons
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Background information
OriginReading, Berkshire
  • Fiction Records
  • Matt Thomson
  • Chris Alderton
  • Elliot Briggs
  • Joe Emmett

The Amazons are an English rock band from Reading, Berkshire, formed in 2014. They were included in the BBC's "Sound of 2017" and MTV's "Brand New 2017" lists.The bands debut album charted at 8 in the UK album charts[1] They have also been named a band to listen to in 2017 by NME, The Independent and BBC Radio 1.[2][3]


The Amazons is a band made up of 4 members: Matt Thomson, Chris Alderton, Elliot Briggs and Joe Emmett.

  • Matt Thomson: Singer & Guitarist[4]
  • Chris Alderton: Guitarist [5]
  • Elliot Briggs: Bass Player[6]
  • Joe Emmett: Drummer [4]


Studio albums

Title Details
The Amazons
  • Release: 26 May 2017
  • Label: Fiction Records
  • Format: CD & Digital
  • Producer: Catherine Marks[6]

Extended plays

Title Details
Don't You Wanna
  • Release: 9 October 2015
  • Label: Self-released
  • Format: Digital download


Year Title Album
2016 "Stay With Me" The Amazons
"Nightdriving" non-album single
"In My Mind" The Amazons
"Little Something"
2017 "Black Magic"
"Junk Food Forever"


  1. ^ "Radio 1 Future Festival report: The Amazons say new guitar bands can learn from their grime counterparts". Music Week. Retrieved .
  2. ^ Yates, Jonathan (2017-01-21). "The Amazons chat beginnings and debut album". getsurrey. Retrieved .
  3. ^ O'Connor, Roisin (2016-08-30). "New music to listen to this week: The Amazons". The Independent. Retrieved .
  4. ^ a b Savage, Mark (2017-05-07). "The Amazons: Meet the band who torched their own tour bus". BBC News. Retrieved .
  5. ^ "The Amazons Perform At Whelan's In Dublin". Getty Images. Retrieved .
  6. ^ a b "The Amazons | Biography & History | AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved .

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