Best of British: Chickenhawk

The Chickenhawk – some kind of predatory fowl, or a tasty bird of prey? The matter is unclear, however I really don’t think it’s important. The band themselves are a four-piece post-hardcore band from Leeds, and probably more likely named after the critical political epithet (“You’re a chickenhawk!” “Yeah, well…

Chickenhawk? Chickenhawk.

Sometimes I neglect checking out bands based on their name alone, and it’s a shame that I do that because some of my favorite bands have the most ridiculous names (Arsonists Get All The Girls, The Tony Danza Tapdance Extravaganza). Chickenhawk are one of those bands that I’ve sadly passed…