“Whether I feel like writing something that sounds like Taylor Swift or Dillinger Escape Plan and Meshuggah – that’s what comes out…we’ll find a way to make it work” – that’s how Press To MECO vocalist/guitarist Luke Caley. O-kaaay. Then again, given their extensive UK touring and the fact they bagged an opening slot on the Zippo Encore stage at last year’s Download Festival, it’s clear that PTM’s bizarre amalgam is resonating with plenty of the UK’s rock fans. We decided to get Caley on the phone to find out just what the hell they’re playing at.
Press to Meco
Press To MECO is an English Rock band from Crawley and Croydon. It consists of bassist Jake Crawford, drummer Lewis Williams and guitarist Luke Caley. All three members take up vocal responsibilities.
Their style of music is often labelled as alternative rock, progressive rock, post-hardcore, mathcore and tech metal. They are known for fusing intricate riffs, progressive sensibilities and math-influenced structures with pop choruses and three-part melodies. Read more on Last.fm