Flying over from Australia, band President Street are back in Britain for a stretch of shows spanning the UK. From London to Liverpool this pop-fusion group are taking their UK tour across the country whilst simultaneously topping off a 2019 which has seen the three-piece release a number of hits including current anthemic single ‘I Found Me’.
Hailing from Melbourne, Australia and fronted by Pete and Ruby, President Street formed after a selection of some serendipitous meetings from introductions, auditions and even some online research. This eclectic bunch ranges from theoretically trained to early music starters in life with the band’s influences as a whole ranging from that of R&B to rock.
Heading on down to Balham’s The Bedford President Street the first act up welcome the audience with a warm Aussie greeting. Their set includes songs ‘Forward Stride’, ‘For J’, ‘Something To Believe’, ‘I Found Me’ and ‘Yeah I Know’ which come together to offer a short yet satisfactory setlist. Throughout the entirety of the evening, the band emit rays of enthusiasm and endless amounts of entertainment even including giving away a free koala soft toy to an eager member of the audience. Interludes aside, the musicality on show from President Street was faultless. From Ruby’s powerful vocals to Pete’s pristine guitar playing, President Street this evening were a promising unsigned act set for big things.
President Streets instincts, abilities and musical versatility helps this band to create a unique and ever-surprising sound something that is exhibited in their live shows.