It's called DIY punk. That's why our website is DIY too. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
Wadeye are an anarchist punk band who always have a ska bit in our songs. Good ska bits. Hardcore Ska. Skacore. Fast as fuck but still catchy. Angry but dancy. That sort of vibe. People compare us to rubbish bands like Leftover Crack and Capdown and stuff but my personal favourite was being compared to the first Flatliners album.
If you like punk but think punk is a subgenre of Indie and we're going to sound like the libertines you're going to be severely disappointed. Also if you think punk is a subgenre of Melodic Hardcore/Thrash and we're going to sound something like Propaghandi meets A Wilhelm Scream. But at least in the latter case you could always check out pretty much any other modern punk band that's currently active.
Wadeye pride ourselves on being really entertaining live and playing fast enough that you don't notice how often we mess up. We'll play most places for free drinks and a place to stay. This isn't the golden era of punk anymore and beggars can't be choosers. If this was the late 90s we'd 100% be on a major label selling out to fuck and tearing up the main stage at Reading for £10,000 but its not, its 2017 and we'd be happy to get on at Boomtown for a free wrist band.