Hailing from Maidstone but settling in Brighton, punk 4-piece GURU’s early SoundCloud demos sent ripples through the DIY underground. November 2018 saw the release of their explosive debut single ‘Consumer Helpline’, earning them plaudits from BBC Introducing (Record of the Week), Clash Magazine and SoYoung, and landing them firmly on various ‘Ones to Watch 2019’ lists.
If you really want to see GURU shine, you’ll go to one of their live shows. Here, their reputation precedes them; simultaneously fierce and oddly hypnotic, this is where the band convert passive audiences into real fans. With their second single set for release early 2019 and a main support slot on Lady Bird’s tour, this year is fully set to be GURU’s most exciting yet