Biography : W.R.3 is an alternative, band from Denderleeuw, Belgium. The music is influenced by punk and rock, it can be described as hard but always melodic. The bands' name refers to the risk of a 3rd world war, which is also reflected in their lyrics. They have lots of fun on stage and like to involve the audience in the show, that's why their gigs usually end with a big party.
The band released a CD in 2010, 'Only The Hard Way', a follow up to the 'Reloaded & Thank you Mr President' . And now they are happy to present their New album “Only the hard way” The recordings were made @ 'De Studio' in Asse, Belgium, a point of reference for many alternative bands.
The CD single 'Do You Feel The Heat, is currently receiving airplay and good reactions on several radio stations like Topradio data,RockFM and I-Channel US.
Throughout the years, they’ve played gigs with many well known bands like The Exploited, The Kids, Funeral Dress and Red Zebra. But it's not all party time, they also like to be socially engaged. That's why W.R.3 sometimes does charity gigs, like mucoviscidose-, tsunami- and homeless children-benefits, to name a few.
What other people say about W.R.3 : Aardschok - Onno Cromag WR3 is a band I rate highly since many years, but who still don't get the respect they deserve. The band reminds me of the big names in punk history."
Nugget - DIY-PUNK magazine About the 'Thank you Mr President' CD : "…If you have the chance to go see one of their shows, don't hesitate and go! You won't regret it! 'Thank you Mister President' is a very catchy and recognizable song, specially because of the little lead guitar-riff. The vocals are pretty cool too. Singer Wim has a very raw voice that strikes you without any warning…”
“…Songs like 'This is what we are', 'Thank you Mister President', and 'Love will tear us apart' (the Joy Division cover), which is very cool !!!…“ consult these websites @ www.myspace.com/warriskthree, www.reverbnation.com/wr3 www.warrisk3.blogspot.com for info, party pics from past gigs and the latest news about W.R.3 !
W.R.3 is : Wim : vocals Seb : drums Scampie : guitar Vinny: bass Fab : guitar CD's : 2004 Thank You Mister President 2005 The Harder The Better VOL.10 2006 Looking For A Home - single 2006 Killed By - (Kick Ass Rec) 2007 Wake Up Call - single 2007 WR3 RELOADED 2008 Do You Feel The Heat-(Kick Ass Rec) 2008 Run (single Feat. Annie Hellie) 2008 Do You Feel The Heat - (Punk Kills 4) 2008 Do You Feel The Heat - single 2008 Love Will Tear Us Apart - single 2009 Soldier Boy - (Kick Ass Rec) 2009 Letâ€™em Fight Their Own War 2010 Only The Hard Way -True Force Records
Contact : W.R.3 Scherpstraat 58 9470 Denderleeuw - Belgium Tel +32 496/50.83.22. e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Management & Booking : WD Bookings - Wim Desmet e-mail: email@example.com Tel +32 475/22.67.57. Sound Engineer : Frank Tuypens e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org