melodic, The Mentulls are a British rock/blues band with influences of
70’s progressive rock, blues, classical, folk and pop music.
Imagine the power of Uriah Heep and Cream with the melody of Wishbone
Ash and Procul Harum, the emotion of Focus plus the energy of Atomic
Rooster all rolled into one.
The Mentulls, as well as touring in their own right, have played high
profile supports with the likes of Wishbone Ash, Focus, Walter Trout, Dr
Feelgood, Oli Brown, King King, Aynsley Lister and many more.
Live performances have stunned audiences with their powerful yet melodic
music making a huge impression across the UK and Europe.
The past two years have seen the band play on the main stages at top UK
festivals including Weyfest, Skegness Rock & Blues, The Great British
Rhythm & Blues, Newark Blues, Hebden Bridge Blues and Maryport Blues.
January 2013 saw the band’s first tour of Europe supporting Wishbone Ash
in The Netherlands.
The latest studio album ‘Time Flies’ which was released in 2012
continues to attract international radio airplay throughout the UK,
Europe, Australia and the USA. The album received rave reviews including
a 5 star rating from getreadytorock.com.
The Mentulls were also featured on Classic Rock presents The
Blues Magazine’s ‘Young, Gifted & Blues’ CD along with artists such as
Joanne Shaw Taylor, Oli Brown, The Strypes amongst others.
Guitarist Andrew Pipe has been nominated in The British Blues Awards in
2012 and 2013 and continues to be one of the most sought after guitarist
in the UK.
The band recorded Reflections in 2015, produced by Wayne
Proctor of King King.