BALCONYTV DUBLIN 28/05/2010
PRESENTED BY TOM MILLETT
60 persons formed in the summer of 2008 whilst all members of the band studied music at college. Since then the hottly tipped Glasgow band have done their first UK tour known as the no barriers tour which saw them play a show at Polmont Young Offenders prison along with Dundee based band the Law, aswell as headline Pop Mogul Alan Mcgee's death disco club night at notting hill arts club in London aswell as 5 additional London shows and a headline show in Dublin's Whelans venue.
60 persons have recently supported vertigos latest signing Kassidy aswell as being asked to support James Mcartney, Pauls son at his Edinburgh show. The band are currently putting the finishing touches to their long awaited debut ep which will be released very soon aswell as preparing for their 2nd UK tour which will see them play Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester, London ,Belfast, Dublin, Liverpool and more still to be announced.
2010 has seen the band go from a low level grass roots band to becoming one of scotlands up and coming bands and subsequently signed to bella rebel records label. Their no barriers tour was a real success which saw them increase their fanbase and profile, since the tour the guys have been asked to play 2 extra date.http://www.myspace.com/60persons
Tune in again tomorrow!!!