Following recent airplay from BBC Radio 1 Rock Show, unstoppable crossover quintet NEPTUNE RAIN plough forward with the launch of their anthemic new single and video, Final Round, out now.
Formed just prior to the pandemic and based in Cheltenham, England, NEPTUNE RAIN were initially conceived by Kieran Ayres (vocals), Simon Oxenham (guitar) and Rob Knight (bass) all sharing a strong mutual affection for both noughties nu-metal and unified values of hope, kindness and mental health awareness. Drawing their moniker from the theory that diamonds can fall as rain on Neptune, the band see this as a metaphor for how hope can emerge, even in the darkest of times.
Testament to the group’s sheer drive and ingenuity, NEPTUNE RAIN successfully launched to a locked-down world in April 2020, with a succession of covers, gameshows, and livestreams, prompting BBC Gloucestershire to give the band and their debut single, If That Was Love, it’s first ever radio play. // Continue to the full article