The Slow Readers Club are Aaron Starkie (vocals) Kurtis Starkie (guitar) James Ryan (bass) and David Whitworth (drums). In 2020 the band released their 4th studio album ‘The Joy Of The Return’ which reached No9 in the UK charts. The Slow Readers Club ended 2018 with Sold Out shows at 02 Apollo Manchester (3500 capacity), London Scala and Glasgow School of Art.
“Their sound is timeless and classic, so big and anthemic. Most of their songs are instant anthems, you can see them playing stadiums in the future”
– John Kennedy, Radio X
“Alongside the likes of Cabbage and Blossoms, The Slow Readers Club are currently one of the most exciting sounds coming out of our fair city”
– Manchester Evening News
“The Slow Readers Club are quite simply too glorious to be kept a secret; see them, be seduced and then pass the pleasure on.”