Big One band search winner announced at Warrington game
Bandit and Butler come out on top after public vote
- Band to play pre-match set at Wigan v Leeds fixture on Friday
Bandit and Butler were unveiled as the winners of the Big One band search at half time of Thursday night’s game.
Over 4,000 votes were cast for which of five local bands would play ahead of the second Big One Week clash against Leeds Rhinos at the DW Stadium next Friday night (21st July).
Bandit and Butler formed in 2013, and has released 2 EPs. They consist of Jonathon Egan (Vocals/Rhythm Guitar), Paul Simon Whittaker (Lead guitar), Jamie Barnes (Bass Guitar) and Andy Robinson (Drums).
Lead singer Jonathan Egan commented,
“As Wigan fans, we’re over the moon at winning the public vote and we can’t wait to play at the DW Stadium.
“We’re currently trying to record a debut album, which the winning proceeds shall go towards. It will be recorded in Pemberton at the Music Rooms by none other than John Kettle, the producer for the Lancashire Hot Pots”
Check out some of Bandit and Butler’s music videos by clicking HERE
Tickets for Wigan vs Leeds are still available from just £22 for adults, £16 for concessions and £10 for juniors and these are available from the DW Stadium Ticket Office, Ticket Hotline on 0871 66-33-552 and online by CLICK HERE