Management & Label
EP - So It Goes
Rights owners: Pianola Records / Ponte Pilas
Exclusive licenses: None
Publisher: Sentric Music (Non Exclusive)
All songs are available in instrumental versions upon request.
Clickbait - Released
Length: 2:45 min
Tags: Male vocals, Energetic, Chaotic, Frantic, Heavy
Tinderbox - Release date: 4th of June 2021
Length: 3:40 min
Tags: Male vocals, Happy, Energetic, Uplifting, Hopeful, Earworm hook
Opium For The People - Release date: 18th of June 2021
Length: 3:22 min
Tags: Male vocals, Rhythmic, Angry, Powerful, Serious
Acid Flashback #4 - Release date: 23rd of April 2021
Length: 1:55 min
Tags: Male vocals, Energetic, Chaotic, Intense singing
Treading Water - Release date: 18th of June 2021
Length: 3:56 min
Tags: Male vocals, Emotional, Anthemic, Passionate, Dreamy
Last Of A Dying Breed - Released
Length: 3:04 min
Tags: Male vocals, Energetic, Chaotic, Fun, Agitated
Berlin-based rock ’n’ roll band Ponte Pilas, namely Scottish frontman Calum Bolland and Ecuadorians Daniel Rivera (drums), Ismael Rivera (lead guitar) and Alejandro Iturralde (bass), formed in February 2017. With catchy guitar riffs, a driving rhythm section and anthemic choruses, the band’s chaotic live shows quickly earned them a reputation as one of Berlin’s most exciting up-and-coming groups.
Drawing comparisons to Oasis, the Hives and the Stooges, Ponte Pilas’ music shows a keen ear for musical hooks and combines elements of both contemporary and classic rock. Their lyrics are cinematic in scope, with influences such as Hunter S. Thompson and Charles Bukowski. These songs are performed live with an intensity and energy that works audiences into a frenzy.
Having played legendary Berlin venues such as SO36, SAGE Club and selling out a headline show at Musik & Frieden, last year Ponte Pilas toured throughout Germany and Europe. With a very simple philosophy, to make each show as wild and unique as possible, Ponte Pilas make the music that they love. Support tours with The Wedding Present and The Legendary Tigerman followed.
Awarded the 2019 ‘Listen to Berlin’ Public Prize by the Berlin Music Commission, along with a showcase at the Most Wanted: Music convention, the band are garnering industry acclaim. Having enjoyed a German tour with post-punk starlets King Nun, the band recorded a new E.P. ‘So It Goes…’ with Impression Recordings’ Robbie Moore in June 2020. This will be released, following singles from the record, in early 2021.