Based in Linköping, Sweden, Rudyard (SE) is a four-piece band with influences from the 70s and 80s hard rock scene, with a sound that is both modern and timeless. Combining catchy melodies with heavy riffs, explosive drumming and lots of attitude the quartet are best described as a thrilling and energetic live act.
Their latest EP entitled ’Year of The Lion’ was released in December 2021 and presents six hit songs with groove and attitude, with the song ’Dance With The Devil’ getting Eric Mårtensson from Eclipse among others to name the band as ”The next big thing” from Sweden on the Hot Rock Podcast.
Rudyard also made it to the final of the competition Nestor Next and got outstanding reviews both from world-famous songwriter Andreas Carlsson and former In Flames member Peter Iwers. On the 16th of august 2023 the band also made a celebrated, sold- out gig as support for the glam rock sensation the Struts.