“Brilliant Live” BBC Radio 2
"Hugely impressive!" Classic Rock Magazine
“Just too good!” Bass Guitar Magazine
"Mighty fine" Planet Rock
“Stadium Rockers!” Record Box Reviews
“Just Superb!” 106.6fm
“The UK’s premier Rock n Roll band!” Radio Rock 89fm Brazil
“A group certainly on the rise, doing what they do best!” London Live TV
Forged from the fires of the London music scene in 2017, The Bad Day have developed a new genre; described as “Springsteen meets The Killers”
The band’s first album came out in 2021 on two labels; Lunaria in the U.K. and P-Vine in Japan. The album was a critical success picking up some cool awards and getting international airplay on BBC, Planet Rock and many others in Japan and Brazil.
The second album came out June 3rd and is very different; a concept album. All the songs flow into each other and tell a tragic story of freedom and love. The first single from the album won Classic Rock Magazine’s Track Of The Week.
Mastered at Abbey Road by Miles Showell who worked on Sgt Peppers and is their vinyl specialist. The album has received rave reviews including 9/10 in Classic Rock Magazine.
The Bad Day have played major festivals such as the Isle of Wight (twice) and many other UK and European rock and blues festivals. They also have some very cool headline shows and festivals booked in for 2022 and 2023.
The Bad Day maintain a healthy live performance schedule, mainly in the U.K. They have played a lot of very cool venues including; The 100 Club, Ronnie Scotts, Camden Assembly, 02 Academy and many of the coolest venues in the U.K. They have a Spain tour planned and a trip to Romania in 2022.
Festivals have been good to the band so far; Isle of Wight Festival, Blackdeer, Pennfest, Love Rocks, Wildfire, Guilfest, HRH Blues Fest, Brezoi Open Air Fest, and many others.
The Bad Day have supported some very cool artists such as multiple Grammy award winner Delbert McClinton at
Times Square, NYC, USA.
The Bad Day have some great partners in the music industry and Adam is a member of The Recording Academy (New York Chapter) so is involved in submitting and voting on The Grammy awards.
The Bad Day have endorsements with Guild, Orange, Mono, Ernie Ball, Crom bass, Seydel and other pedal and accessory companies.
The Bad Day have featured in some very cool magazines; Bassplayer (UK and US), Classic Rock Magazine and many more. In June the band were front cover stars and feature interviews for Blues Matters Magazine, MNPR and Blues in Britain. Also the new album was a featured review in Classic Rock Magazine which rated it 9/10 and said it was “Hugely impressive”. The band also won the Classic Rock Magazine Track of the week for 'Devil's Lullaby'.
Airplay on BBC Radio 2, BBC introducing, Planet Rock, Radio Caroline, Radio Rock (Brazil) and many others.
Classic Rock Magazine’s Track of the week
Great Music Stories Band of the month x 2
Maddison Square Gardens - Artist of the month
Blues Rock Album of the Year - Debut album
Best new artist 2019 - Digital Blues Rock Awards
Table by the wall and The Bad Day are proposed for Grammy nominations.
THE BAD DAY ARE…
Vocal/Bass - Adam Rigg
Harmonica - Sam Spranger
Guitar - Nick Peck
Drums - German Moura