21st Century low voiced Rock n Roll. Exploring narratives of overblown gestures, lottery wins and apprentice butchery. For fans of The Doors, Scott Walker, Anna Calvi, Elvis Presley and Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds.
Rooster Cole is the musical project of Black Black Hills frontman Mark S. Aaron. With Black Black Hills, Mark wrote the single ‘Far From My Arms’ which was selected as one of Lauren Laverne’s MPFrees of the day. The band supported the likes of Twin Shadow, The Fall, The Vaccines, recorded a session for Daytrotter, were selected for the Radio 1 Playlist, receiving warm praise from Edith Bowman, Nick Grimshaw and Huw Stephens.The entire Black Black Hills catalogue was re-released in January 2015 including previously unheard material.
‘Beautifully sullen, evocative of The National.’ – Faded Glamour
‘Reminiscent of Nick Cave or some other deep voiced storyteller.’ – BBC Introducing
‘This hints at Two Gallants and the Black Keys, the more you listen, the further subtleties you appreciate, whilst always drawing back to cower in the imperious vocal. Bloody great.’ – The 405