Exit Pursued By Bear
Limavady, County Derry
"They are purveyors of high quality, perfectly crafted rock music and it is the music on this album which will set them apart from so many other rock bands." - Independent Music News
"After listening to the bands music for the first time just a day ago (and not being able to get ‘Cities in the Sky’ out of our heads) there is one thing that is so truly obvious here … these guys know and love music!!!" - Cut The Chords
“...an intelligent blend of melody, rhythm and dynamics” - Independent Music News
Exit Pursued By Bear are a four piece Alt. Rock band from Limavady in Northern Ireland. Their debut EP, titled "This Is Our Castle", was released in September 2011. One of the tracks - "And I You Yours" - reached the top 10 in the NI charts more than once, and it along with "Catch You Up" has been played on BBC Introducing on Radio 1.
Their second E.P entitled "Forget Saving Earth (The World is Ours)" was released in January 2012. Several of the tracks have been played on radio shows such as BBC Introducing on Radio 1, Through The Wall on Blast 106, and Across the Line on BBC Radio Ulster.
Exit Pursued By Bear have been influenced by bands such as Radiohead, This Will Destroy You, Bon Iver, Incubus, and Muse, and acts like And So I Watch You From Afar, Runaway GO, More than Conquerors, and Colly Strings are local influences.