We introduce you to Greater Than Fear and ask them a few question ahead of their gig at Mad Hatters in November 2021.

Tell us about you? 

We are Greater than Fear and we are a Highland based Hard Rock/Metal band.


Toby Michaels – Vocals and Acoustic Guitar

Murdo McArthur -Electric Guitar

Liam Wood – Electric Guitar

Will Crawford – Bass Guitar

Frank Haymer – Drums

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What’s your music about ? 

Our music is an expression of overcoming fear told through the medium of Rock/Heavy Metal. Elements of everything from Heavy Metal all the way to Pop Music.

Recordings are coming soon, in the mean time an acoustic version of one of the band’s tracks.


What are your first three songs on your set-list? 

Megadeth – Holy Wars

Lamb of God – Laid to Rest

Linkin Park – Given Up


If you were able to steal one song from any act and claim it for yourself, which one would it be? 

Seether – Careless Whisper


What’s next? 

An EP release in 2022 and extensive gigging, festival slots, some acoustic shows. But most importantly being a positive part of the Highland/Scottish music community.


Where can we catch you ? 

5th November – Mad Hatters – Inverness w/Space Van. Music starts at 9pm, free entry

Anything else? 

Expect Toby’s usual anarchy blended with an experienced backing of talented Rock/Metal musicians. A fun night regardless of your musical taste

If you are interested in submitting your band to be featured, email Chris@IGi.gs

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