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Wild Lies: "We want to marry the old school with the new"

Wild Lies have the sounds and the ambitions to unite metal’s generations

"Remember the uncertainty that greeted Avenged Sevenfold being announced as headliners of Download [in 2014]? I thought that was an incredibly brave and important decision by the promoters. Last summer we played some of the biggest stadiums in Europe and we know that our music can work on a big scale.”

Wild Lies frontman Matt Polley pulls no punches when estimating their potential – and the High Wycombe mob’s mix of classic metal song structures with a polished modern sheen has seen them unite both younger fans and the old guard.


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