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Inbox Interviews: Buds. (Melodic Punk Rock)

Todays Inbox Interview brings you Melodic Punk Rockers, Buds.


Having already had the pleasure of the Basingstoke (UK) based band playing one of our first ever live events, we can certainly vouch for their enjoyable, energetically charged show!


With each member demonstrating a high level of musicianship and a dominating stage presence, the group showcases a tightly locked and satisfyingly huge sounding wall of noise - with a captivatingly memorable performance to match.


We caught up with the band to talk about their beginnings, their inspirations, how they've dealt with being in a band during the COVID-19 Pandemic and more...


Photo of Basingstoke based Melodic Punk Rock band Buds. by Mike Ingram
Credit: Mike Ingram

So why the name Buds.?

Mates, beer, flowers, weed. what's not to like?


In just one sentence, explain your sound…

Sing along, fun punk songs.


What are your full names & who plays what?

Dan Wilson (guitar and vocals), Sonny Capper (guitar and vocals), Zoe Neil (bass and vocals) and Tom Drinkwater (drums).