Planet Mosh chats with vocalist Philly Byrne and guitarist John Roche of Irish thrashers Gama Bomb in a noisy backstage area at Belfast’s Empire Music Hall, where the band were playing the second of two shows on one of their rare visits to their homeland.
The interview starts by talking about their recent appearance at Bloodstock Open Air, before moving on to the reasons why they don’t play their native Ireland more often, the cancellation of their proposed forthcoming US tour and their plans for a new album in 2014.
Gama Bomb recently announced a run of dates for early next year:
Tuesday January 28th – Bogiez, Cardiff
Wednesday January29th – Polish Club, Barnsley
Thursday January 30th – Audio, Glasgow
Friday January 31st – Drop The Dumbells, Liverpool
Saturday February 1st – The Underworld, London
Sunday February – Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar, Brighton
Support on all dates comes from SSS.