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Brown Bear & The Bandits are a four piece from Ayrshire, Scotland. Combining Country/folk guitar and pop hooks with meaningful lyrics, they creates a unique "must hear' sound. Forming in July 2011, they have played well over 200 gigs in Scotland as well as performing elsewhere in the UK & France. They were included in BBC Radio 1's Vic Galloway's Top 35 Acts to Watch for 2012. They also received the Award for Best Acoustic Act at The 2012 Scottish Alternative Music Award in front of a sold out crowd in Glasgow Garage.
BBATB have also supported acts such as The View, The Bluebells, The Pigeon Detectives, Karima Francis & Pete Doherty. The bands debut EP 'Truth or Dare' made into Glasgow & Inverness HMV Stores. In the summer of 2012 the band had the privilege of playing festivals such as Massilia Rocks (Marseille, France), T in the Park, Wickerman, Belladrum (Go North) as well as the main stage at Loopallu.
These pictures were taken at a selection of gigs from 2013 and 2014.