When we hear the name San Quentin probably the name Johnny Cash pops up, but San Quentin is also a band name. The band released the new single Crossed The Line on 7th March, out on Golden Robot Records.
San Quentin is a 5-piece band from Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England, consisting of members, Liam Cass (rhythm guitarist & songwriter), Owen Eves (lead vocals), Dan Ridgwell (lead guitar), Nick Kepp (bass) and Luke Johns (drums).
Starting out in October 2019 as a 4 piece, in May 2020 Dan Ridgwell joined the band and San Quentinwas formed. Recently signing to Golden Robot Records, their debut single for the label, Step Off, was released in November, 2021.
Crossed The Line displays the events of a troubled relationship going through the motions towards the end. It explains that no matter however they try to do right it will always end with the same outcome.
The track includes upbeat guitars, bass and drums and also subtle areas which then explode into choruses heard with the punchy vocals on the track and catchy hooks. The track San Quentin,
«We bring indie rock music and high energy shows. Each song that is written and performed tells a different story, ready to share with the world». – San Quentin.
San Quentin are set to become important in the reinvigoration of the British rock scene.