Regular readers will already be familiar with Peter M. Smith. He has graced the cover of Pure M before and in 2015 Peter featured on JD Kelleher’s cover of Joy Division’s ‘Love Will Tear Us Apart’ in support of the Marriage Equality Referendum, which reached number one in the Irish rock charts. Peter has just joined Catalan rock behemoths, Lax ‘n’ Busto as their lead singer. The band are massive in Spain but relatively unknown in the anglophonic world. Smith is about to change all that. With a new single out this March 17, a new video, and live shows in the offing, Lax ‘n’ Busto and Peter M. Smith will be ones to watch this year.
Pure M caught up with Peter en route to a gig in northern Spain. He’s been based in Catalonia (Cataluña) for a few years now, “The lads I play with, are all Catalan. Lax ‘n’ Busto is arguably the most successful rock band in Catalan history.”….. READ MORE!