Sweet Machine are Darren, Richard, Rob & Stephen
Voices, Synths, Bass & Drum Machines
Original Electro Pop to rock your dance floor!
Formed by ex-members of ʻThe Dream Kitchensʼ Sweet Machine have returned after a brief ʻrestʼ in the mid 2000’s. They have recently been performing live again, playing music from their debut album ʻElectric Soupʼ and new songs such as ʻ1979ʼ, ʻComatose in Greyʼ & ʻComfort Zoneʼ.
Former finalists for Glastonbury Festival Unsigned they have gigged in London, Brighton and the Southwest, including a well received set at the Frome Festival in 2012. Other local events include performing for Record Store Day 2013 at Raves from The Grave, a micro gig at the Olive Tree in Frome in support of the release for “The Last Shop Standing” film based on the book by Graham Jones, The Big Gig at Midsomer Norton in 2013, a Live PA for Frome FM in 2013, and most recently the Coleford Village Music Festival and the So Alive Music Festival at Frome FC in 2014. See them live this autumn at The Cheese and Grain, Frome, with The Dave Houghton Band on October 18th and St James Wine Vaults Bath Friday October 31st at 7.30pm.
With a diverse range of influences from Bowie, Roxy Music, David Byrne and The Doors to Kraftwerk, Depeche Mode, Gary Numan and The Human League, Sweet Machine craft danceable, melodic, electro pop songs with occasional forays into ʻout there electronic weirdnessʼ!