Tom Stevens

Portrait of Tom Stevens


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Tom has released three critically acclaimed albums with the band Freeze the Atlantic on the influential Alcopop! Records label. He’s toured the UK and Ireland extensively both as support and headliner, including shows with Marmozettes, Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly, Attack! Attack!, My Vitriol, Fighting With Wire, Hundred Reasons, Funeral For a Friend, Hell Is For Heroes and Succioperro. In both FTA and previous projects, Tom has recorded in iconic studios such as Abbey Road and Sphere, and worked with influential music producers Dave Eringa (Idlewild, The Manic Street Preachers) and more recently Peter Miles (We Are The Ocean, Lower Than Atlantis).

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Tardigrade (AKA Water Bear)

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  • The most resilient creature known to humanity. Survives and adapts to its surroundings
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