The Raptors are a Glasgow based all-female 4 piece formed in early 2018. They play wild rock n roll and are inspired by the likes of Ramones, Runaways, New York Dolls, The Clash, Dead Moon, The Buzzcocks.
The band was started by Becca Murray (The Creeping Ivies) and Jane Lloyd (Fanny Pelmet and the Bastard Suits) and were shortly after joined by Jack Mata (Drums) and Juana Adcock (Bass).
They released a double single (Death Becomes Her/ Teen Witch) last year and followed up a Christmas song (It’s Christmas (Have a Rock N Roll time) which was released via Manchester label Cherryade records.
Their new double single It’s You / Your Dreams is has just been released and the band are currently gigging around the UK.
31 May- Leith Depot , Edinburgh
14 June – Old Hairdressers, Glasgow
20 June – Beat Generator, Dundee
27 July – Midnight Breakfast Club, Bathgate
31 July – Hug & Pint (with The Avengers)
14 September – Scottish Honky Tonk – Isle of Bute
18th October – Trash Shack @ The Black Bull, Gateshead