Hookworms are an English psychedelic rock outfit hailing from Leeds.
Formed in 2010, the band consists of five members identified by only their initials; JN, JW, MB, MJ, and SS, who say they’ve ‘no interest in being celebrities’.
Currently signed to Domino Records, the band are known for their psychedelic brand of noise rock, and have put out three full albums to date, their latest being 2014's ‘The Hum’.
The band accompanied the release of their brand new album, 'Microshift', which was released in February 2018, with a return to the live circuit across Europe and the UK. Additional UK shows have been confirmed for November and February 2019. Catch Hookworms live by checking out the tour dates and tickets information below on Stereoboard.
Thu 8th Feb 2018
Hookworms’ third album, ‘Microshift’, represents a change for the Leeds outfit. Here they emerge from beneath the mysterious shroud they previously adopted, with layers of fuzz evaporating and frontman MJ’s vocals, for once, clearly audible above the noise.