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Aaron Buchanan & The Cult Classics


Stage: The Dogtooth Stage Day: Sunday Set Time: 13:30 – 13:55

Aaron Buchanan & The Cult Classics were formed by the former Heaven’s Basement frontman in mid 2016, currently comprising of Tom McCarthy and Laurie Buchanan on guitars, Mart Trail on bass and Paul White on drums. The Cult Classics have toured the UK and Europe alongside INME, Life Of Agony and Royal Republic since the formation in support of their critically acclaimed album “The Man With Stars On His Knees”, released on 26 May 2017 with huge support from Planet Rock Radio and Kerrang.

The album went on to win Guy Bellamy’s “Album Of The Year” from a shortlist of over 150 bands and with 25,000 unique public votes. “Think Soundgarden. Think Muse. Think power. And think of a band who can back up a big riff with an even bigger chorus” was a line used to describe “The Man With Stars On His Knees” by Team Rock, while Classic Rock gave a 7/10 review finishing with “Buchanan is back on his feet, and swinging from the heavens.”