Angus is the vocalist and guitarist in Archives. He is a confident frontman with many years of gigging experience and loves nothing more than playing live shows. Some of his career highlights so far has been performing at Reading/Leeds Festival and Guildfest amongst a variety of other UK festivals.
Favourite artists include Arctic Monkeys, The Strokes, The Offspring and Red Hot Chili Peppers!
Angus' Setup Includes...
Gibson, Fender and Taylor guitars
Strymon and Boss effects
Steve has been playing since he was 7 years old and has been involved in everything from recording sessions, teaching and playing arenas. One of his career highlights so far was being involved in the 2012 London Olympics as part of opening ceremony.
His grooves will surely be enough to get your gran up to dance!
Steve's Setup Includes...
Sakae Drum Kits
Alex started her career as lead singer of electro/pop band Industrial Salt, signing to Sony Japan in 2004. They toured the UK and Japan extensively and had a number 3 single and top 10 album in the Japanese charts.
In 2009 Alex joined indie/electro outfit Take Aim Fire on backing vocals and synth. They played sold out gigs across the UK and had many radio plays on XFM and bbc 6 music as well as numerous tv syncs with channel 5 and MTV.
Alex is currently recording her own album at the world famous Rockfield studios in wales and continues to gig on a regular basis.
Alex's Setup Includes...
Liam is a professional music tutor and lead guitarist in ‘Archives’.
Graduating from the Academy of Contemporary Music in 2014 with ‘Professional Music Performance’ Liam has gone on to perform in prestigious venues and record with numerous artists.
Whilst studying at the Academy of Contemporary music, he became a member of indie-rock outfit ‘Red Kites’. An originals band self-releasing 3 E.P’s, which received generous play on BBC 6, Eagle & BBC Introducing radio. Their single ‘Salt Water’ reached the top 20 in the iTunes rock chart.
Liam is now writing and producing original music alongside his creative session work, building upon his 15 years of playing experience.
Liam's Setup Includes...
TC Electronics and Boss effects
James has been playing bass for over ten years, he has worked as a session musician for a wide variety of artists both live and in the studio.
His extensive live experience has seen him perform across many genres such as rock, pop, r&b, jazz, classical and musical theatre, which has taken him across the UK and Europe. He has graduated with a degree in music performance and has also studied at the prestigious Royal Academy of Music in London.
He is currently looking forward to obtaining an MA in music therapy.
JJ's Setup Includes...
Fender and Warwick bass guitars