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Motion Theory

Motion Theory is an alternative progressive rock band based in England made up of four experienced musicians from punk, funk, rock and classical backgrounds.

Formed in 2008 at Durham University, Motion Theory also has a following in the Manchester area where two band members hail from.

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An EP in 2008 and debut album 'Featherhead' in 2009 promoted with national tours (including London, Edinburgh, Bristol, Liverpool, Manchester and Newcastle) are starting to establish the band's reputation across the UK.

In 2009 Motion Theory entered three songs, including the album title track "Featherhead" into the UK Songwriting Contest - all three were ranked as semi-finalists.

In September 2009 'Featherhead' was awarded Unsigned Record of the Week by Manchester Music.

In November 2009 Motion Theory was added to the international in the Crossover Genre (with bands like Radiohead, Supertramp and the Moody Blues).

Motion Theory, Manchester

music type
alternative rock/new progressive - Live originals band (4 members)
available for
Bar/Pub/Club, Events, Festival, Corporate,
Manchester, Greater Manchester, CW12 3SU
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