Back in January 2004 a copy of the debut getAmped album, Phoney Society, dropped on the doormat and straight into […]
A Different Day were essentially a British rock band, but with just a hint of subtle American shapes in their […]
It’s always a pleasure when a little package from Get Amped lands on our doormat. From the arrival of their […]
The night was another hot seller from Chalk Ink Promotions, who have been acclaimed as the saviours of Bournemouth’s music […]
Following hot on the tail of the success of last year’s single ‘Too Far’, they’ve signed to indie label, Stronglikebull […]
A near capacity Thursday night at Salisbury’s Old Ale House saw the sort of quality three band line up which […]
With a combination of their own surf-emu sound, a bit of Good Charlotte, and a taste of the Dum Dums, […]
At the time of writing some of you are probably aware that Get Amped’s ‘Too Far’ is doing great business […]
Spencers Parade were the first band on after the published opening time of 8pm, meaning Reserved for Nothing got missed […]
Once more The Joiners, Southampton, played host to a leg of the Emergenza Battle of the Bands tour. These events […]
Tonight was the launch gig for Get Amped’s incredible ‘Phoney Society’ LP at Mr Kyps, Poole. Solitary support band, Con […]
Get Amped are a three piece rock band that hail from Bournemouth. Having used an industrial blender to mix their […]
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getAmped were a power-trio from Dorset UK formed by brothers Rick Parkhouse (bass and vocals) and Tim Parkhouse (guitar and vocals), with Chris ‘Dougal’ Leredde (drums). The band released two albums and played over 300 live shows in two years.
Jason Bowld (Pitchshifter / This is Menace) played drums for the band during their international tour and joined the band full time when they reformed under the name Chinastyle in 2008.
getAmped were an almost permanent fixture in the MP3 charts run by the magazine.