LOUDSHIRTS are a hard-rocking, close-harmony, blues-influenced rock covers band and a regular and popular act on the Surrey/Middlesex/London live music scene.Formed in 1988 by guitarist brothers Steve (Lip Service) & Jeff Summers (Fast Relief, Weapon, Wildfire, Statetrooper) along with powerhouse drummer Bruce Bisland (Sweet) and Malcolm Hoskins on bass. Personnel changes over the years has now produced the current line up of Jeff & Gary Summers [bass] (Brunel) and Julius Gamski (Brunel) on drums & percussion.Jeff has an illustrious recording career including international releases alongside ex-MSG vocalist Gary Barden and ex-Thin Lizzy guitarist Brian Robertson. Jeff is currently guitarist and songwriter in the reformed bands Statetrooper and Weapon.Influenced by and covering, in our own inimitable way, such artists as: • AC/DC • Alex Harvey Band • Alice Cooper • Bad Company • Beatles • Billy Idol • Black Crowes • Bon Jovi • Boston • Bryan Adams • Buddy Holly • Cameo • Chris Isaak • Cream • Creedence Clearwater Revival • David Lee Roth • Deep Purple • Elvis Presley • Foo Fighters • Foreigner • Free • Gary Moore • Golden Earring • Gun • HIM • INXS • Jimi Hendrix • Jimmy Barnes • Kinks • Manfred Mann • Midnight Oil • Mr. Big • Muse • Nickelback • Otis Redding • P. P. Arnold • Paul Weller • Primal Scream • Queen • Red Hot Chili Peppers • Rod Stewart • Roxy Music • Slade • Snow Patrol • Spencer Davis Group • Stevie Wonder • Sweet • Temptations • Thin Lizzy • Toto • Van Morrison • Who • Wild Cherry • Wilson Pickett • ZZ Top