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Sonic Tapestry


Keyboard, Piano, Electronic Music.


Sonic Tapestry are a progressive rock band from Cheshire. Formed over 9 years ago, from a local jam scene, we have developed our sound taking influences from the early prog rock scene of the early seventies, blending melodic musical pieces and powerful guitar with harmonic vocal arrangements and vintage analogue synth scapes. Our music endeavours to provide a nod to the traditional progressive sounds with a contemporary attitude and no musical boundaries. Recently we have gained high acclaim with our current EP 'Aftermath' and consequent excellent reviews following our appearance at HRH Prog 6 festival in Pwllheli, Nov 2017.

Screen name:
Member since:
Dec 10 2017
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years together:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
46 years


YES, Focus, Caravan, Floyd, Gentle Giant, early Genesis, Marillion, Rush, Steven Wilson/Porcupine Tree, Ozric Tentacles, Gong/Steve Hillage, Weather Report and Goblin. Also, jazz fusion, classical and folk/acoustic influences. Vintage synths, classic Hammond, Rhodes, 80's synth sounds, psychedelic space soundscapes etc.

Members Of Band

Steve - lead vocals, bass guitars and flute.
John- Drums and vocals.
Giles- Electric and acoustic guitars.


Steve - Various USA Fender P and Jazz basses. Yamaha 6 string bass, Warwick 5 string streamer bass, Rickenbacker 4001. Ashdown Amps and Cabs. Several vintage flutes. Roland SH201 synth / M-Audio venom synth.

John - Mapex Saturn 8 piece drums + sabian cymbals. Percussion bells and things.

Giles - Ibanez guitars, Ashdown + line 6 cabs / Amps.