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The Decadent Movement are an Indie Rock band from Glasgow formed in 2020. The band consists of Paul Byrne (vocals/co-songwriter), Jaz Brannan (lead guitar), Shaun Kenny (guitar), Ross McDonald (bass guitar), Roddy Sheridan (drums) and Eddie Clarke (co-songwriter).

To date the band have released 3 singles from their upcoming 4 track E.P ‘Memories Of A Blackout’ which is due to be released later this year, Previous singles include their debut single ‘Glasgow’s Burning’, which laid down their statement of intent, followed by ‘Lonely World’ and recently dropping ‘Strung Out On Feelings’. All singles are available on all music platforms for streaming and download.

The band have varied musical influences from The Sex Pistols, The Kinks, The Beatles and The Libertines.

The Movements lyrics reflect real life experiences of the band and brings a rawness that is relatable to the majority of their listeners, this includes topics like addiction, mental health and street life.

Things have moved fast for this relatively new band and a lot of attention has been given from radio stations and music podcasts recently where the lads are excited about the future and any upcoming opportunities to perform live.

Tell me a bit about your band & why should we check you out? 
We are a gritty energetic indie rock band carrying a strong message in our music from our experiences in life. Catchy tunes with a deep and powerful message in the lyrics.
Who are your major influences and why?  
Buzzcocks, Bowie, The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Manic Street Preachers, The Libertines.
If you had to sum the band up in 5 words what would they be? 
Ambitious, creative, top banter, grateful!
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Who writes your songs? What are the main themes or topics for most of your songs?  
We have all contributed when it comes to our songs, we are very creative as a band. Someone usually has a song or an idea and we work on it and create the sound we are looking for in the band and add our own ideas. Our lyrics have came from life experience and we try to he brutally honest in our songs.
Who is your favourite unsigned/underground band at the moment and why? 
Miracle Glass Company! Cool band from Edinburgh.
Whats in your car CD player right now or last song played on Spotify?  
Foy Vance.
Describe to me your live performance? 
We started this band during the first lockdown so we haven’t played live yet but we have secretly been rehearsing in our own studio for the last few months working hard on new track and a set list and we are all really excited to get out and play these songs. The set is very upbeat and energetic with a really catchy 90s indie rock feel.
On that note do you have any upcoming shows?
We are currently booking shows and hopefully things will return to some sort of normality soon.But all our shows will be announced on our social media pages.
You’re stranded on a desert island and have album to get through, what is it?  
Morris day & the time. Something funky to keep you upbeat.
What’s on the horizon, what can we look forward to from you?  
We have just started recording a new 4 track E.P that should be due for release in Aug/Sept. Hopefully we will have some live shows to announce over the coming months all going well .


BASE – (Hometown)  Glasgow.
FOOTBALL –   Celtic.
HERO – Henrik Larsson.
VILLAIN – Danny Dyer.
BEST COMEDY SHOW – Only Fools & Horses.
THREADS – Pretty Green, Stone Island, Adidas.
HOOFS – Adidas.
AT THE BAR? – Water 😂
GIG YOU WISHED YOU’D BEEN AT – Led Zep, Maddison Square Garden.
FILM – Goodfellas.
SOUNDTRACK – Oceans 11, cool soundtrack.
TOP TUNE OF ALL TIME – Got to be Bohemian Rhapsody.
TOP OF THE POPS – Yeah, theres some great band especially in Glasgow and surrounding areas so much creativity.
THREE WORDS – Captivating, energetic, raw.





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