Hotel Wrecking City Traders (HWCT) have been dislodging earwax, busting strings and sticks and blowing minds since 2007. HWCT are an instrumental noise rock duo with a heavy focus on improvisation and a love of loud volume and the psychedelic. Their sound is ever-evolving and expansive, breaking down genre’s and throwing them in a melting pot with hypnotic results.

‘If Thor was the hero in an apocalyptic action movie, Hotel Wrecking City Traders would be his entrance music’
Ash Easton (Blunt Magazine, Australia)

‘This is earthquake-heavy stuff that fans of early Floor and the old Bovine Records band Thug have been waiting for’
Adam Wright-Carmean (Crucial Blast Records, USA)

‘Continents collide! Oz’s Hotel Wrecking City Traders and Gary Arce of Californian desert legends Yawning Man reach across the Pacific to combine noise rock crunch with psych guitar bliss.’
H.P Taskmaster (The Obelisk, USA)

Ben Matthews: Drums ; Toby Matthews: Guitars

Melbourne, Australia.