Playing: Kashmir Cafe Platform One Stage

"The Optimists formed in early 2018 and from the start they have been going for a Britpop/Britrock sound, the band consists of Matt Read (Vocals/Guitar) Aaron Meakin (Guitar) Jacob Cass (Drums/Vocals) and Tom Rowe (Bass). Over last years summer they played many gigs including IOW Festival 2018, Ryde Scooter Rally and Rhythm Tree. In the latter half of 2018 the lads started writing new songs and branding and before you know it at the start of 2019 they were already back in the studio. March 29th saw the release of their new single Provincial English Dogs They also look set to release another 2 singles before summer."