ORKO is a four-piece rock band from the UK that has quickly grown in stature since forming. Live performances trademarked by energy and passion, have won them a loyal local following and support slot with Biffy Clyro (Beggar's Banquet), The Departure (Parlaphone), 80s Matchbox B line Disaster (Universal), and Autonomy (Earache).
They've received repeated airplay on www.TotalRock.com, played a festival in Germany, did a Friday night headline at the Roadmender (Northampton), numerous slots all over the country, a Fandango night in Camden and kicked off BuRBS.
Screaming Vocals that border on hardcore in combination with the onslaught of heavily distorted guitars give this track an intensity that earns it the coveted position of being the albums finale. Sounds like Led Zeppelin, Smashing Pumpkins, Refused. Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Post-Punk
Vocals have more of British feel, somewhat reminiscent of Radiohead's Thom York. Rhythm guitar and bass provide ample forward momentum while texture guitars provide atmosphere and become a driving force in chorus sections. Sounds like Radiohead, Smashing Pumpkins, U2, Flaming Lips, Mansun, Kent. Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Post-Punk
Energetic, guitar propelled grooves. Bass, drums, guitar provide driving momentum for screaming Vocals, particularly in the finale. Sounds like Billy Talent, At The Drive In, Sparta, Biffy Clyro,. Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Punk
Energetic, guitar propelled grooves. Bass, drums, guitar provide driving momentum for screaming Vocals, particularly in the finale. Sounds like Billy Talent, At The Drive In, Sparta, Biffy Clyro,. Male Vocals, Rock, Rock (pending cat.)
Dark and dreary expression of fear and jealousy of losing someone. Creepy, Angst ridden Vocal and instrumental vibe. Sounds like Cooper Temple Clause, Tool, Nine Inch Nails, The Beatles, Frank Zappa. Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Alt Rock
Dark and menacing guitar intro, pleading Vocals convey a sense of regret and anger. Texture Guitars help convey this bleak picture. Sounds like Muse, Smashing Pumpkins, Pearl Jam, Portishead. Male Vocals, Rock, Rock (pending cat.)
Contrasting guitar styles: verses have a playful pop style for the guitars while choruses take more of the highly distorted edgy vibe which seems to be the bands mantra. Sounds like Hell is for Heroes, The Smiths, R.E.M, Pearl Jam, The Cure. Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Alt Rock
Edgy, Aggressive Alternative Rock with mixture of British rock and hardcore Vocal styles. Sounds like ?Holy Bible? era Manic Street Preachers, At The Drive In, Alice In Chains, Joy Division, The Clash. Male Vocals, Rock, Heavy Metal
Alternative Rock song with contrasting sections of melancholy,somber against the bands more typical hard edged, aggressive Vocal and instrumental styles. Sounds like Radiohead, Nirvana, Sonic Youth, Pulp, Sex Pistols. Male Vocals, Rock, Heavy Metal