“Their sound is very brooding and charming ... their tracks leave an undeniable impression on you. It’s
very blunt and raw music too, with no pretence about it.”
- Indie Underground
"Without question one of my favourite tunes in anything rock this year... the
hooks of “I Could Be Happy” are bulletproof and massively catchy.
- Sleeping Bag Studios
Name your band after your grandma. Thelma Ball have done exactly that with
their trademark spotlight shining on the softly medicated culture in which we
inhabit. Their fascination with the soft and gooey grey areas of human
experience, hidden underneath dull perimeters of overwhelming self-assurance
supply the band with a juxtaposed undercurrent from which they draw their
Previous releases, ‘Toys’ and 'Shy & Unappealing', perfectly showcase the band’s dulcet interpretation and modern-day commentary. Support for Alien Tango, Nature TV and Time for T amongst others is earning Thelma Ball a reputation of their own and after
making the most of Covid’s imposed solitude, the grandma-rock outfit are set to release,
‘Start a Fight’, as their first new single of the year, with more planned for early Spring.