Catholic Action formed in Glasgow, Scotland, in 2015 where upon impressing on the Glasgow music scene, the band signed an exclusive recording contract and released their debut album, ‘In Memory Of’, on UK label Modern Sky Entertainment in October 2017. The album was later nominated for the much sought after Scottish Album of the Year Award (SAY Award).
In preparation of the release of their debut album, the band took UK Tastemaker festivals by storm, such as: Live At Leeds, The Great Escape and BBC Radio 1 Big Weekend.
The band’s debut single ‘L.U.V’ gained massive support from The New Musical Express (NME), being featured as “Band of the Day”, It was also included on BBC Radio 1’s Radio One playlist, Huw Stephen's 'Tip of the Week' and was included in BBC Radio One’s Annie Mac's #NewNames feature. International recognition followed, the single was played and praised by KCRW’s Travis Holcombe in America. In Spain, the track was added to rotation by Radio 3’s Virginia Díaz!
They're a band not to be missed, so book your tickets to see Crashlanding! Presents Catholic Action at Hampshire Cultural Trust's West End Centre, Aldershot now!