Established in the fires of punk rock in London in 1977 , The Members are an English Band known in the UK for their Million Selling 70's Anthem Sound of The Suburbs and their timeless Reggae Crossover Occupy Anthem "Offshore Banking Business" In The USA Canada and Australia they are also Know for their MTV 80’s Smashes Working Girl and Radio.
The Members are an internationally acclaimed Band who tour Europe Scandinavia and Canada and The USA. In the Uk they have played at the Highest Level to huge audiences at Glastonbury and the Isle of Wight festivals. But they are equally at home wowing Club audiences with their explosive show and Lively audience Banter. If you want to know what pre Hardcore UK Punk and Postpunk and Reggae sounded like in 1978 look no further then the Members. They Combine the Wit and Songwriting Craft of the early Kinks with the Power of the Who. Their first album "At The Chelsea Nightclub is listed by Record Collector as one of the top 20 Punk Records of all time, and Vive Le Rock Called their Latest Album 2012 "IngrrLand" A Triumph.
Since reforming in 2007 The Members have re-established themselves as one of the Best Bands from the Punk and Post Punk Period, the Current (2016) Line up of JC Carroll, Chris Payne, Nick Cash and Nigel Bennett have played Prestigious shows at the isle of wight and Glastonbury Festivals, toured the World released three albums and played hundreds of Shows, for three years legend of the Damned Rat Scabies was behind the kit. The New Album "One Law" has been cricitally acclaimed compared to the Kinks "Village Green Preservation Society" and is proving to be a Cross over record firmly establishing the Band as a Multi Genre recording outfit with catchy radio friendly songs and intelligent contant.The Bands songwriter guitarist JC Carroll is an accomplished Multiinstrumentalist and Film Composer with having played accordian for Marlon Bardo and Johnny Depp to writing movie scores for Julien Temple. Nigel Bennett is an accomplished Session Player who has played for The Vibrators, Julian Lennon, Tom Robinson and Eddie and the Hotrods, Bass Player and Singer Chris Paynes Reggae Bass style has shaped the Band since 1977 and Fad Gadget Drummer Nick Cash has been a constant, collaborator, friend and supporter for over 10 years.
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