THIS IS RADIO SILENCE:
2006: Formed as solo project of former Earth Loop Recall frontman Ben McLees in London. Eponymous debut EP released.
2007: New line-up of Earth Loop Recall forms, 'The Bitter Begin' EP released in July.
2008: ELR disband just prior to completion of 'This Means Nothing To You' album. TIRS restarted, 'The Heart Grows Fonder'/'T.M.N.T.Y.' AA single released in August.
2010: 'Now There's Nothing' album, featuring several tracks from the 'This Means Nothing To You' sessions released.
First TIRS live show takes place in June, a Ben McLees solo set in London. Sam Astley & Geoff Courts join soon afterwards.
2011: TIRS support Chameleons Vox in London, with former ELR drummer Dan Vickers completing the 4-piece line-up.
2012: Hunter Barr joins the group. 'Soon, Much Of This Will Have Been Destroyed' album released in December.
2013: First shows with live visuals by Adrian Giddings. Sam leaves TIRS at the end of the year.
2014: Guitarist Austin Davey joins TIRS, while Dan Vickers rejoins. 'The Crux' EP released in August.
2015: TIRS play a string of live shows through the spring & summer, before demoing new material until the new year.
2019: After a 3 year hiatus, TIRS return with a London 'comeback' show in April and new EP 'Fallen Men' in November.
Ben McLees | Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Electronics, Programming, Samples, Production | 2006-present
Geoff Courts | Bass, Guitar | 2010-present
Dan Vickers | Live Drums | 2007-2008, 2011, 2014-present
Hunter Barr | Electronics, Programming, Keyboards, Production | 2012-present
Adrian Giddings | Live Visuals | 2013-present
Austin Davey | Guitar, Electronics, Programming | 2014-present
Sam Astley | Guitar, Vocals | 2010-2013
Malcolm Gayner | Live Drums | 2011
Ed Hoare | Live Drums | 2012
Steven Hill | Live Drums | 2013
Tim Clark | Guitar | 2007-2008
Jason Knight | Bass | 2007-2008