Anchor and The Wolf are an exciting mismatch of musicians from a variety of musical backgrounds. Collectively they create a grand and emotional sound with a foundation of touching and warm lyrics. Totally encapsulating, their ‘cinematic folk-pop’ takes influence from Sigur Ros, Noah and the Whale, Bon Iver and Arcade Fire, whilst bringing something completely new and unique to the table..
As well as captivating audiences across the country through appearances at a number of high profile venues, they have recently supported fellow rising bands: Out like a Lion, Bronze Medal and Life in Film. Members have also supported established acts such as; Bombay Bicycle Club, Stornoway and Hadouken. The BBC Wiltshire introducing ‘favourites’ are swiftly building up a name for themselves around the UK.
‘Grabs hold of your heart and squeezes until there’s not a single drop of emotion left in it’ – Sam Lee, Swindon Advertiser