PAWS live in Glasgow, with members respectively from Tain (Highlands of Scotland), Edinburgh, and Glasgow. The band is made up of Philip, Joshua and Matthew.
Phillip first met Joshua at their high school in Tain, and the pair instantly bonded over an immeasurable love of punk rock. They were later introduced to third member, Matthew, by a close friend from Glasgow, Nick Anderson. Nick had been harbouring plans to start a band with Phillip and Josh, but found they were one bass player short. One night in Glasgow, Nick signed Matthew up un-knowingly to play bass in a band with Nick, Joshua and Phillip, who he hadn’t met yet. Days later, Matthew found himself driving through an icy winter wonderland, towards the snowy Highlands with his bass, and recording gear in tow, to meet the band in a log cabin.
The band took off after this ini...