The Bodines were a British indie rock band from Glossop, near Manchester, England. Active from 1985-1990, the band consisted of Michael Ryan on vocals and guitar, Paul Brotherton on guitar, Tim Burtonwood on bass, and John Rowland on drums.
Formed in the mid-80s, The Bodines quickly gained recognition for their energetic and melodic sound. Drawing inspiration from various genres such as punk and jangle pop, they crafted a unique musical style that resonated with audiences.
With their catchy hooks and heartfelt lyrics, The Bodines released several critically acclaimed albums during their time together. Their music captured the essence of the indie rock scene of the era and left a lasting impact on both fans and fellow musicians alike.