Stumbled Upon #059 – Verge Collection (Perth)

In our 59th installment of “Stumbled Upon”, we meet Perth’s Verge Collection, and chat about their latest album Feel Bad Songs.

Musician/Band Name: 
Verge Collection

Website / Social Media:


Members & their roles:
Ben – Vox/rhythm
Andy – Bass/backing vox
Bryn – Lead Guitar/backing vox
Barry – Drums

What music or artists inspired you?
Paul Simon, Tom Petty, Kurt Vile, Violent Femmes, Andrew Jackson Jihad.

How did the band get started?
Ben had some songs lying around and Andy had a lot of spare time.

How would you best describe your live show:
An intimately shambolic mess, that tugs on the feel strings.

What shows do you have coming up?
Big Splash semi final 31st July.
Keep an eye on Facebook for more dates.

Tell us about your latest release:
Feel Bad Songs, its a bit of a mission statement for a 20 something year old with a short attention span.

Where can I get your music?
Mainly bandcamp or just come and say hello to us after a show.

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