L A S T E L L E  is an Atmospheric Post-Hardcore band hailing from Oxfordshire UK. With comparisons being drawn to the likes of Devil Sold His Soul, Casey, Underoath, Being As An Ocean, and The Elijah; LASTELLE are writing music that blends the power and hooks of Post-Hardcore with the dense soundscapes and textures of Post-Rock. Focusing on dynamic song writing, cascading vocal hooks, and emotional lyrics. Making some bold first steps since forming in September 2018, with streaming plays totalling over 200,000 on Spotify and Apple Music alone, official music video views totalling over 160,000, and multiple tours and shows under their belts already. They’ve shared the stage with the likes of DREAM STATE, THECITYISOURS, POLAR, PRESS TO MECO and more.
The band join Year Of The Rat Records, becoming the second band to sign after UK punk rock band The Young Hearts announced joining the label back in July. ‘Coping Without A Cure’ is released on all digital platforms on the 7th August 2020. The single has already picked up coverage with Dreambound, Kerrang, Rock Sound, Dead Press, Triple J, BBC, and many other respected publications.
On signing the band, owner of Year Of The Rat Records James Illsley says ‘It’s fantastic to be working with Lastelle on their upcoming release cycle. I have been a big fan of the band for the past couple of years, so am really excited to help champion their releases going forward. This band has something truly special and I cant wait for everyone to hear the new material’
Lastelle “We’re really excited to be working alongside Year of the Rat Records. James has done some excellent work with loads of great bands previously, so when Year of the Rat and LASTELLE opened up a conversation, we knew he would be a great fit to join the team. Our new partnership with Year of the Rat Records is going to help bring LASTELLE up to the next level; creatively, working together will allow us to continue to grow and make the music we love, without compromising our vision.”
Lastelle – Coping Without A Cure – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QTcRJBfTrfs