"Heavy Oil can really play. There's guitar work of the highest order from Lance Perkins and the rhythm section of Matt Gill on bass and Ric Jones on drums backs him fantastically."

- Andy Thorley, Maximum Volume -



Heavy Oil's latest video is here! See it below in the press and media section. Big thanks to Ben Parry for all his skill, time and effort in producing this latest work with us. 
We are currently setting up a 10 date tour for next May which will include local record shop acoustic jams and radio interviews along the way. First date confirmed, see Live Dates below for details!

Classic Rock fans voted!

Classic Rock Magazine readers have voted Lance Perkins debut album, Stakk Attack recorded by Wrathchild, number 71 in Top 100 best debut albums of all time! - Read the review
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Heavy Oil playing live

Live Dates



2018 dates

The Crew Rock Bar, Nuneaton - Friday 11th May 2018

Venue info - www.crewrock.co.uk




Press and Media

Heavy Oil have released a 3 track promo CD which is available at shows. It was recorded by Chris D'adda at the Mighty Vale Studios, Worcestershire and mastered by John Davis (Led Zep, Royal Blood) at Metropolis London. Tracks are "Midnight Train", "Save Yourself" and "Standing in the Road".

Heavy Oil Promo CD

Maximum Volume review of the CD can be read here.

Listen to the track Save Yourself from the Heavy Oil EP

Heavy Oil - Save Yourself



Heavy Oil are an all-original, high energy explosive hard rock trio based in the Midlands who are currently playing shows across the country.

Lance Perkins: Vocals/Lead Guitar
Ric Jones: Drums/Vocals
Matt Gill: Bass/Vocals

Performing original groundbreaking material combined with improvisation and audience participation in the great tradition of Free, Led Zeppelin, Cream and Bad Company.


To book this incredible band contact management on:

Tel - 01386 861873

Or email using the form below:

Lance Perkins

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 Photography credit: Sara Hayden

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