JESUS OR A GUN are a thundering four piece hailing from the sunnier side of Europe. With a modern and soulful grip on classic rock they don’t mean to take you back to the Golden Days, but rather make you groove to a heavy here and now. This in not nostalgia. This is Rock N’ Roll today.
- Bruno Monteiro – Lead Guitar
- Dieter Pereira – Vocals & Rhythm Guitar
- Rod Thunder – Drums
- Rui JukeBox – Bass (Photo order from left to right)
The story so far…
Recorded debut live studio EP THE ERUPTION in 2016 at Mobydick Studios with top producer and musician Budda Guedes.
Record Label for the “The Eruption” EP
Signed with house label Mobydick Records for the release and promotion of THE ERUPTION.
Fly High – Music Single
Released debut single FLY HIGH to widespread media and airplay acclaim.
Don’t forget to watch the cool Making Of video! Watch it now!
Produced and released 3 videoclips to support songs from THE ERUPTION, including one for FLY HIGH (currently 14.517K views).
FLY HIGH makes 6th place on best national songs of the year on Antena 3´s “Tosta Mista” , the radio show made by music guru Álvaro Costa and Canadian producer Steve Bootland.
AIR AUSTRAL :: FLY HIGH achieves the in-flight entertainment channel
FLY HIGH’s videoclip is selected by AIR AUSTRAL to feature on a select in-flight entertainment channel featuring 35 music videos (an independent release among a majority of Universal Music, Sony Music and Warner Music entries).
Motorcycle Sports Brand Sound
FLY HIGH is selected as soundtrack to the Motorcycle Sports‘ brand new podcast.
Digital and physical release of debut EP THE ERUPTION in 2017. EP highlighted under “FNAC recommends…” in FNAC Megastores.
Backed up by great media feedback and considerable airplay both nationally and internationally, the band hit stages around Portugal from 2018 to 2020 promoting THE ERUPTION in important clubs and festivals. Further live plans were curtailed by lockdown.
“ON THE ROAD” MUSIC VIDEO for the song “KARMA”
On 16/01/2020 the band published a video for song KARMA. The video was assembled with footage of life on the road in support of THE ERUPTION.
2020 » Lockdown Season
The band released crowd favourite TURN ALL THE LIGHTS ON (TATLO) as a standalone single and lyric video during lockdown in 2020.
2022 » The New Season
Recordings for the “HERE TO STAY” EP begin in at HAUS Studios with top producer and musician Makoto Yagyu.
First single BITE is released, backed up by a videoclip featuring model and actress Inês Nunes and rocker Antony Millard.
Focused BITE promotion takes the song to dozens of rock radio shows around the Globe.
NEW RECORD LABEL & BOOKING AGENCY
In the second quarter of 2022 the band proudly signs with the booking agency and record label :: CA ARTISTS
A second single from the “HERE TO STAY” EP, CRAZY , was released on 05/08 to great feedback all round.
HERE TO STAY » THE NEW EP RECORD
On the 30th of November 2022 the 4 song EP “HERE TO STAY” is released.