Hailing from the wilds of The Yorkshire Moors, Rupert Stroud masterfully displays strong-hearted powerful, hounding, acoustic/indie/Alternative rock. His beat driven sound oozes his trademark Northern passion with heartfelt melodies and sweeping chorus’s. Stroud has National BBC Radio, ITV and Channel 4, Sky Sports airplay plaudits. Amassing fans along the way, Rupert and his band have opened the show for some of the UK’s biggest world renowned acts including JP Cooper, James Blunt, Texas and Gavin James to name a few.
Rupert's music has garnered attention from the music media and radio support from BBC Introducing / BBC 6Music (Tom Robinson & Jericho Keys) BBC Radio 2 (Dermot O'Leary, Alex Lester, Bob Harris) BBC Radio Scotland (Janice Forsyth), Radio X and Amazing Radio. He shot to No11 in the iTunes Singer/Songwriter chart with his Talk To You EP and his last EP- Heart and Soul, was in the iTunes Top 20 Best selling pre-orders UK chart, where he was situated next to Liam Gallagher and JP Cooper. Rupert has been back in studio with his producer-multi platinum award winning - Will Jackson (previous credits include The Kaiser Chiefs, Embrace, The Cribs and Pigeon Detectives Platinum selling debut album)
Dubbed as ‘One To Watch’, the Yorkshire boy is back with probably his best work to date as this Summer he released a series of singles- the first being - “Only The Brave” on 25th May. With continued support from BBC introducing, this highly anticipated new collection of songs were released individually throughout Summer/Autumn 2018 with the “Only The Brave” EP released on 2nd of November 2018 worldwide.
Rupert is currently writing and recording a new album for release in Spring 2019.