This is an archive of the band profile for Michael Reeve.
With music described as 'Haunting' and 'Passionate', Michael Reeve is a singer songwriter whose songs range from stripped back intimate acoustic sounds to large layered intense tracks. Influenced from a wide selection of music ranging from the honest song writing styles of Ryan Adams and Bob Dylan to the larger soundscapes of Radiohead and Bon Iver.
Michael recently performed in the final stages of the Futuresound competition to play at Leeds and Reading Festival 2013. He was through to the voting stages for MTV Brand New Unsigned 2013 and was nominated and placed in the Top 5 of the Online Music Awards as well as the MRU Awards for 'Best UK Act'.
Receiving airplay from BBC 6 Music as well as playing live on BBC Radio Lincolnshire's 'The afternoon show' and 'The Peter Levy Show'. Michael has also appeared as the featured artist on BBC Introducing, Best of British Unsigned and Sine FM as well as receiving many local, regional and online radio plays worldwide. More recently he was selected in the final 20 of Acoustic Magazine's Singer Songwriter competition to find the best unsigned songwriter in the UK where he played at the live finals to reach the Top 5 of the competition out of 1000's
Michael also gained recognition with 3 tracks being voted in the Top10 pick on Tom Robinson's 'Fresh On The Net' calling his music 'Elements of electronica, folktronica and Gary-Lightbody-from-Snow-Patrol-onica all combine to make quite a unique-sounding track with a nice melody and a catchy chorus'.... 'A slow burner that keeps on building'.... 'Passionate vocals and swelling guitar melodies combined to spine tingling effect'..