Manchester, England-based indie rock and roll quartet comprising John Allen (electric guitar/vocals), Andrew Rowley (electric guitar), Adam Stopford (drums), and Ben Smith (bass). Shaped at the switch of the brand new millennium, the quartet spent the very first few years of the existence documenting limited model singles and accumulating a fiercely devoted fanbase. The music group’s involvement using the hip Manchester-based Akoustik Anarkhy Recordings label helped gain them additional press inches, along with a agreement was signed once they performed a well-received gig at among the label’s unsigned evenings. Preserving the DIY ethic of the earlier produces, the music group’s debut record was recorded within their very own rehearsal space. NIGHT TIME Shopping received solid testimonials on its discharge in summertime 2007. An assortment of straightforward indie pop and atmospheric post-rock, the splashes of psychedelic color punctuating tracks such as for example ‘The Drivers’ and ‘Shot’ helped increase Autokat from the ranks of electric guitar rock wannabes.