Hailing from Dublin, Ireland, DC Tempest are an indie-rock band known for their eclectic blend of rock and electronica. The band burst onto the music scene in May 2008 with the release of the Into the Light EP, which was received with critical acclaim by Hotpress Magazine who described the EP as an “impressive statement of intent”. Since then the band have been gaining recognition, releasing two more singles and touring.
DC Tempest have built up a reputation as one of Ireland’s finest live acts with their ever-growing fan base enraptured by captivating performances and quality tune-smithery. The band have shared the stage with The Coronas, Codes, Oliver Cole, Razorlight, The Minutes, Bon Jovi, The Chapters, Republic of Loose, Kid Rock, The Flaws and earned a slot on the Live Stage at the celebrated Hotpress Music Show in the RDS by way of public vote (hotpress.com).
The band are currently working on their debut album Battlelines at their own Area 94 studio in Dublin.
|DC Tempest are:||Alan Starr (Vocals/Acoustic Guitar)
Lee Tomkins (Guitars/Keyboards/Vocals)
Seán Hurley (Guitars/Keyboards/Vocals)
Andrew Beatty (Drums)
Paul Higgins (Bass/Vocals)
Check out the official music video for their single ‘Coming Back Around’ which was recorded and edited by Mark Dillon:
Ph: 087 838 7987 (Alan Malone)