The Boxtones are a contemporary combination of popular rock music and Celtic song writing sensibilities, blended with an alternative progressive sound and fierce pounding rhythms.
The band are a multi-award winning Scottish & Canadian rock/pop band signed to Universal Music.
The Boxtones have upcoming shows with Liam Gallagher and Sir Elton John, and to date have performed alongside Stereophonics, Kaiser Chiefs, Travis, Pharrell Williams, The Who, Blur, Florence & The Machine, Enrique Iglesias, Lily Allen, Jason Derulo, Razorlight, Richard Ashcroft, The Charlatans, The Ting Tings and many more…
They are recipients of the prestigious Ahlan! Hot 100 Title, double winners of the annual Hype and Time Out Awards, and Rolling Stone Magazine’s Street to Stage competition winners. Leading brands Shure, Vic Firth, Nord, Mesa Boogie and Protection Racket also endorse the band.
On September 2nd 2016 the band’s first single “Against the Odds” was released from their sophomore album ‘Home’.
On October 21st 2016 a second single was released, "City of Mirrors" featuring international artist Two Tone.
And on November 25th 2016, the new album ‘Home’ was released worldwide.
On December 9th 2016, The Boxtones worked with Dubai 92 radio, and three performing arts schools to create and record their latest single and music video for "Winter is Coming". The track was released in conjunction with Dubai’s Winter Festival as a seasonal track and anthem for 2016.
In February 2017, The Boxtones released their fourth single “Do I Look Like Somebody You Could Love”, which went straight to number one on the iTunes charts, and has received critical acclaim throughout the industry, citing the Valentines day release as one of the best tracks from the album, and a perfect and emotional duet between the band’s two lead singers.