Blackwater Echoes are a five piece rock covers band from Essex, specialising in playing the very best in rock and metal. Made up of five talented individuals who share the same passion for all that is heavy and riff based, Blackwater Echoes are ready to rock out at your local pub, party,or alternative function, and are also perfect for larger events such as festivals.
Formed by Chelmsford drummer Tony Wicks, Blackwater Echoes have many decades of combined experience between them, and all members are gig hardened and ready to deliver an energetic performance with power and professionalism. Playing hard rock and metal from throughout the decades, they will deliver a slick and smooth show with stage craft matched only by their love of the music.
Fronted by the versatile and powerful rock vocals of Gavin Plucknett, Blackwater Echoes are equally happy tackling material from raunchy hard rock, funky rap metal, through to brutal thrash, and everything in between. Lead guitarist Mark Harding and rhythm guitarist Keith Ellis play everything with feeling and authenticity, as a seamless unit. The rhythm section of Matt Waller on bass and Tony Wicks on drums will ensure that you won’t be able to keep still during a Blackwater Echoes gig. You will be surprised and excited by their set list, which mixes fan favourites from each style with treasured album tracks you’ve always wanted to see performed live.