- Linda's Nephew
Infobox musical artist
Name = Linda's Nephew
Background = group_or_band
Genre = Pop, Rock, Indie, Electronic
Years_active = 2005-Present
Label = Rrratle Records
Look See Proof
The Maple State
I Was a Cub Scout
The Loyal Few
We Found the Fox
Current_members = Jaime Randall
Past_members = Matthew Bunnage
Linda's Nephew is a band from
Cambridgeshire, England. The band consists of Jaime Randall (vocals and guitars), James Cuthbert (vocals and keyboards) and Tom Wilkes (drums).
Originally a 4-piece
cover band, Linda's Nephew was formed after Jaime, James, previous members Matthew Bunnage and Tom Allerton met in a music lesson at St. Peter's Secondary School, Huntingdon. The band's current incarnation was formed towards the end of 2005.
2006 saw the band being featured in the Radar section of
NMEand the band's song 'Not Enough Forward Planning' earned the honour of being Steve Lamacq's demo of the week on his 'In New Music We Trust' show on BBC Radio 1[Cite web|url=http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio1/innewmusicwetrust/stevelamacq/tracklistingarchive.shtml?20061009| title= http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio1 - In New Music We Trust Tracklisting |accessdate = 2006-10-09]
The band toured extensively throughout England in 2007 and 2008, playing house parties and supporting
Enter Shikari, The Dykeenies, I Was a Cub Scout, Rolo Tomassiand oddly, From The Jam.
The song 'Michael Barrymore' was played by
Kissy Sell Outin the summer of 2008 on his 'In New DJs We Trust' on Radio 1 and the band were named Unsigned Band of the Month for June. [Cite web|url=http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio1/innewdjswetrust/tracklistingarchive.shtml?20080620| title= http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio1 - In New DJs We Trust Tracklisting |accessdate = 2008-06-20]
Look See Proofas keyboardist and vocalist in August 2008. [Cite web|url=http://www.myspace.com/lookseeproof| title= Look See Proof Myspace Page |accessdate = 2008-08-01]
The band are set to release an E.P. in October 2008.
Bear - CD
1. Health Challenged, Survival Impaired
2. Goddamnit, Leroy
3. Michael Barrymore Counted To Seven. Then It Ended.
4. Not Enough Forward Planning
Release: October 2008
Label: Rrratle Records [Cite web|url=http://www.punktastic.com/news/16468| title= E.P. Announcement |accessdate = 2007-12-19]
* [http://www.myspace.com/lindasnephew MySpace page]
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