Delorentos are a Dublin based alternative rock band. The four-piece have been together for less than two years and the recently released Leave It On EP is the fruit of the band??????s first success with the recording (and an Abbey Road mastering session) funded by their prize for winning the British National Student Music Awards in London in May ?????? the competition also guarantees them a recording session in BBC??????s infamous Maida Vale recording studios and a slot on popular tv show CD:UK when they confirm the UK release date for the EP. The release has garnered them plenty of press attention as well as numourous TV appearances and a top 30 chart position in Ireland. Delorentos' sound ranges from soft acoustic melodies to angular, driven guitar rock. Riffs and rhythms combine to produce powerful, intimate and captivating tunes that have already won them a dedicated fan-base across the country through their regular live appearances. According to the Irish Times 'Delorentos are a Dublin next-big-thing in the making, especially as their stage confidence and cockiness is increasing with every new memorable post-punk tune they write ...' . Recently the band were nominated in the 'best new Irish band' category at the Meteor awards in Feb 2006. Their debut EP went top 30 in ireland towards the end of 2005, their next single 'The Rules' is being released in May.