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The Cathodes

The Cathodes are a synth-rock band based near Manchester in the United Kingdom.

The Cathodes officially came up with the band name on 21st March 2020, two days before the first lockdown here in the UK. The band primarily consists of Dave Forward (vocals and guitar), Barbara Verrall (keyboards) and Paul Cargill (bass). The band is sometimes joined by guests Vince Walton (drums) and Dave Townson (lead guitar). All band members have been in other bands in the past and are very experienced musicians. We are signed to USA based label - Creative and Dreams Music Network, LLCĀ®.

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The Heritage Chart
Please vote for our new single - "Shipwrecked" in Mike Read's Heritage Chart.
For more information on The Heritage Chart, please click here.

Our previous single "Dr Fell" (highest position No.3) appears in the following TV episodes of the show...
Episode 2 - position 15
Episode 3 - position 12

The video for our latest single "Shipwrecked" appears in the Jubilee edition (episode 14) after being the highest new entry at number 31 and episode 15. We're also delighted to appear briefly in episode 16 which celebrates the 100th Heritage Chart with commemorative messages from Nik Kershaw, Kim Wilde, Toyah, Paul Young, Sir Cliff Richard, Limahl, Tony Hadley, Suzi Quatro, Eddie Grant, Dean Friedman, Andy Scott (Sweet), Paul Bowen (The Starjets), David Philp (The Automatics), Peter Cox, Sal Solo (Classix Nouveaux), Marty Wilde, Gilbert O'Sullivan, Right Said Fred, The Vapors, Tight Fit, Mungo Jerry Steve Ellis (Love Affair), John Lodge (Moody Blues), Daniel James and more.
Episode 14 - position 31
Episode 15 - position 24
Episode 16 - position 17

 

Latest News

 


The Singles

Shipwrecked

The band's latest single - released on 27th May 2022. Click the image below to view the video. To listen or buy the digital track, go to our Bandcamp page. Also available on SoundCloud and all major streaming platforms.

Vote for Shipwrecked in The Heritage Chart.

 

Dr Fell

Released as a single on 18th February 2022. Click below to view the video. To listen or buy the digital track, go to our Bandcamp page. Also available on SoundCloud and all major streaming platforms.

 

Believe In Me

Released as a single on 27th August 2021. Click below to view the video. To listen or buy the digital track, go to our Bandcamp page. Also available on SoundCloud, Spotify and all major streaming platforms.

 

Spies

released as a single on 29th May 2021 with the video originally pubished 8th July 2020. To buy or listen to the digital track, go to our Bandcamp page. Also available on Spotify and other streaming platforms. Click below to view the video on YouTube or listen via SoundCloud.

 

In From The Cold

Released as a single on 18th April 2021. To listen or buy the digital track, go to our Bandcamp page. Also available on SoundCloud and Spotify.

 

 

 

Other Tracks

Light My Fire (cover - video only release)

Published 17th June 2021. Click below to view the video.

 

White Wedding (cover)

Published 12th March 2021. Click below to view the video.

 

Life In Make-Believe

Published 5th February 2021. Click below to view the video or listen via SoundCloud.

 

The More You Live, The More You Love (cover)

Published 30th October 2020. Click below to listen to the track.

 

Time

Published 13th October 2020. Click below to view the video or listen via SoundCloud.

 

Empty Rooms (cover)

Published 20th August 2020. Click below to view the video.

 

Being Lonely

Published 4th June 2020. Click below to see the video on YouTube or listen via SoundCloud

 

Mad World (cover)

Published 2nd May 2020. Click below to see the video on YouTube.