Gorilla Riot – Live @ The Tree House

At our intimate sister venue The Tree House

£13.50 advance + Booking Fee

All Standing - 18+ Show


Jul 15


Gorilla Riot are a 4-piece dirty rock n’ roll blues machine from Manchester, England. Utilising a dual-pronged guitar attack with multi-part vocal harmonies; they play raucous blues-based rock, combining elements of grunge, stoner, and country to create a full-on high energy sonic experience.

Mainman, Arjun Bhishma, surrounded himself with the best talent in Manchester to form Gorilla Riot. Arjun, is joined by Charly T. (guitars & vocals), Deggy (bass), and Will Lewis on skins.

They have built their reputation as a hard living, hard playing, genre-straddling rock n roll band that can draw forth tears of joy one minute and then the pain of a heart-felt lament the next.

Equally at home acoustically or electrically they have toured extensively with headline shows in Spain and France, and across the UK. They performed a sold-out album launch show for PEACH at Rebellion in Manchester in February 2020 but were then forced to cancel their album tour due to the covid pandemic.

However that didn’t stop them hitting the charts on the ‘Earache presents New Wave Of Rock N Roll’ compilation album, as well as NWOCR Vol 1 – both hitting Top #10 in their respective charts.

They released a 4-song acoustic EP entitled SOLACE, ahead of a new full-length studio album in 2023.

Recent highlights:6 times winners of Tracks Of The Week by Classic Rock MagazineGorilla Riot played Ramblin ManFeatured in Classic Rock Magazine – High HopesToured the UK as special guests to Dan PatlanskySigned to Off Yer Rocka RecordsHeadline tour of SpainPlayed Download Festival VIP/RIPPlanet Rock – featured as ‘Ones To Watch’Toured UK as part of the Plat Rock ROADSTARS dates.Bad Son included on Top #10 vinyl compilation album – ‘Earache presents New Wave of Rock N Roll’Double page feature in Classic Rock MagazineStill Doing Time featured on Top #10 compilation album – NWOCR Vol 1Featured in The Hot List by Classic Rock MagazineRecent SOLD OUT shows with REEF, Airbourne and The Darkness

What they say about Gorilla RiotSharp, swaggering cocksure rock! – Classic Rock MagazineThey look as cool as fuck! – Classic Rock MagazineOne of the best new rock bands in the country right now! – Dave EverleyGorilla Riot, have dialled back the distortion in favour of an atmospheric, pensive blend of rootsy acoustic layers, electric flourishes and Chris Cornell-nodding vocals. Lush guitar solo too.– Classic Rock MagazineDirtier than a bunch of Download Festival metalheads (pre-shower), it’s slow, swaggering bluesy rock’n’roll with lashings of southern rock warmth to cut through the grease. Nice.– Classic Rock Magazine

Please note this is an 18+ event, and the venue is accessed by stairs with no lift. If you have any enquiries please email thetreehouse@cheeseandgrain.com


The Tree House, 35 Berkley Rd, Frome, Somerset, BA11 2EH

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