Thuoc

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United Kingdom
Genre: Rock | Progressive | Indie | Gothic | Emo | Electronic | Darkwave | Alternative
Band Status: Signed

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Thuoc formed in 1997 influenced by artists like The Cure , Joy Division , Tool , Radiohead , Muse , Depeche Mode , The Doors , Killing Joke, Katatonia and Pink Floyd:
The bands music had a breakthrough in 2003 thanks to Minimax II compilation cd featuring the best unsigned bands, produced by Radio 3 PL and Peter Kaczkovsky - music journalist and notorious VIP. The compilation Minimax II sold over 15000 copies across europe , soon after the track „ You never know „ reached 13th position in the TOP30 playlist including artists like U2, Tina Turner, Leonard Cohen, Seal and others...
In 2004 major alternative/metal recording label METALMIND PRODUCTIONS (Vader, Obituary , Pendragon and others) offered a contract to the band but the offer was refused and Thuoc chose to sign to a small independant recording label FUGUFISH REC. First release „The Liesongs" was in 2005 the band also played promotional gigs / festivals across europe. Next release „ Frail Existence" was in 2006 the band then moved to the Belfast to release/promote new material. In 2007 the band performed at european festivals and played with artists such as „John Young(Scorpions , Bonnie Tyler) and UK Arena. In 2008 the band signed with indie label AUDIO ILL from N.Ireland and the company will be promoting the up and coming release.

Up to now Thuoc played over 300 gigs including open air festivals and clubs in europe:
- UK
- Lithuania
- Poland
- Czech Republic
- Hungary
- Germany

Also the band attracts attention from tv, radio stations , magazines , internet portals and music is featured in programmes in Australia , USA , Poland, Germany, Czech Rep. and UK .

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Thuoc formed in 1997 influenced by artists like The Cure , Joy Division , Tool , Radiohead , Muse , Depeche Mode , The Doors , Killing Joke, Katatonia and Pink Floyd:
The bands music had a breakthrough in 2003 thanks to Minimax II compilation cd featuring the best unsigned bands, produced by Radio 3 PL and Peter Kaczkovsky - music journalist and notorious VIP. The compilation Minimax II sold over 15000 copies across europe , soon after the track „ You never know „ reached 13th position in the TOP30 playlist including artists like U2, Tina Turner, Leonard Cohen, Seal and others...
In 2004 major alternative/metal recording label METALMIND PRODUCTIONS (Vader, Obituary , Pendragon and others) offered a contract to the band but the offer was refused and Thuoc chose to sign to a small independant recording label FUGUFISH REC. First release „The Liesongs" was in 2005 the band also played promotional gigs / festivals across europe. Next release „ Frail Existence" was in 2006 the band then moved to the Belfast to release/promote new material. In 2007 the band performed at european festivals and played with artists such as „John Young(Scorpions , Bonnie Tyler) and UK Arena. In 2008 the band signed with indie label AUDIO ILL from N.Ireland and the company will be promoting the up and coming release.

Up to now Thuoc played over 300 gigs including open air festivals and clubs in europe:
- UK
- Lithuania
- Poland
- Czech Republic
- Hungary
- Germany

Also the band attracts attention from tv, radio stations , magazines , internet portals and music is featured in programmes in Australia , USA , Poland, Germany, Czech Rep. and UK .