RACKETT, a loud and experimental punk-pop band based in Sydney, Australia, has evolved from just another unknown entity to playing in major venues and festivals throughout Australia. The band has also garnered regular airplay on community and commercial radio, features in Rolling Stone magazine, getting the exposure to reach a wider audience and critical acclaim.
The band was also the featured talent in national campaign for General Pants and earned a well-deserved reputation for “thrilling” live shows, technically proficient and powerful sound and a DIY hyper-femme aesthetic”. RACKETT’s sound and style can be described as spunky, aggressive and catchy with plenty of fun factor thrown in.
RACKETT has been on local tours supporting the likes of Abbe May, The Bennies, Sticky Fingers, and DZ Deathrays and have completed national tours with The Darkness (UK), Killing Heidi and Stonefield, honing their adventurous live shows described by The Music as “intense and magical”. The highly driven and energetic band has also appeared at Groovin the Moo, Big Pineapple Festival, Secret Garden Festival, Hotter than Hell, Electric Lady and more. Building on this success, look for RACKETT to continue its ascent in the pop world in the near future.