"Wolfmother" is an Australian band from Erskineville — a suburb of Sydney. The band consists of Andrew Stockdale (vocals/guitar), Chris Ross (bass/keyboards) and Myles Heskett (drums). Their music is inspired by rock acts such as MC5, Black Sabbath, Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple and Kyuss. http://www.last.fm/music/Wolfmother
After releasing their self-titled debut EP through Modular Recordings in September (2004), Wolfmother began appearing at several high profile music events, such as Homebake and the Big Day Out. The EP was a success, featured in the ARIA singles chart and receiving consistent radio play on Triple J. Total sales exceeded 10,000 copies.
In 2005, the band made their way to Los Angeles, working alongside producer Dave Sardy (Red Hot Chili Peppers, Marilyn Manson, and Oasis) to record their eponymous debut album, released in October 2005.
The first single to be released was "Mind's Eye/Woman" (a double A-side), making its debut on the Australian music charts at #29. The album itself entered the Australian Charts at #3 and has been a regular feature of the Top 20 ever since, having gone twice platinum. Wolfmother won the 2005 J Award from the Austral...
|origin||Erskineville, New South Wales|
|music genre|| Hard Rock|
|current members|| Andrew Stockdale|