Our Story

We are Burnside, a 6 piece Birmingham band.
Our musical influences include Arctic Monkeys, The Beatles, Chuck Berry, Blur, Booker T & the MGs, The Buzzcocks, Carter USM, The Clash, The Coral, The Doors, Ian Dury and The Blockheads, Free, Harry J All Stars, The Jam, Jimi Hendrix, Inspiral Carpets, The Kinks, Led Zepplin,  The Libertines, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Madness, Bob Marley and The Wailers, Oasis, Elvis Presley, Primal Scream, The Raconteurs, The Ramones, The Real People, The Rolling Stones, The Sex Pistols, Slade, The Specials, Spencer Davis Group, The Small Faces, The Spin Doctors, The Stone Roses, Toots & The Maytals, Traffic, The Undertones, The Verve, The White Stripes, The Who and The Zutons.

2016 will see the release of our long awaited debut album, "Whack It On". A long time in the making, the album features a wide range of genres, capturing the best of Burnside,  with outstanding cameos from well respected local artists.

In collaboration with producer/engineer Bartrum we worked tirelessly to bring you an album of pure class - "Whack It On"

"Wasn't Ever Gonna Happen", the opening track from "Whack It On" is available to download for free from our music page for a limited time only.