'A lovely blend of melody with great lyrics, and a laid back style' -Cox's Yard

"A lost sound that conflicts with the modern world in the most wonderful way,A truly talented band, listen and fall in love with them" -The Good Blades

"They really are one of the best local live acts as well as producing excellent records" Hot Music Live

"Beautiful, haunting and relaxing with spine tingling vocals, thought provoking lyrics and brilliant guitar riffs. A timeless style that crosses so many genres…I dare anyone not to enjoy them!” 

"Ben has a voice that brings home a fountain of wealth when it comes to song writing and performance. How this band are not better known is astonishing. Just listen to Not So Haunted and you will understand" - Hillzfm

'It's not my sort of thing'- Mark Morriss

Man Made Moon released their debut single ‘Lets grow old together’ on Valentine’s day 2016, and followed this up with the release of their 2nd single ‘Not so Haunted’ on Halloween 2016.

The success of these singles led to the release of Man Made Moon’s debut EP, "The Tourist” in January 2018, which was recorded and produced by Chicken Shed Records.

Their third single ‘Weightless’ was released in November 2018.

From Leamington Spa and formed back in 2015, they are Ben Taylor lead singer and Rhythm Guitarist. Gary Ryan bass guitar. Ian 'Jim' Black Lead Guitar. Nick Mew Guitar, Bass, and other noises and Colin Bean Drums/Cajon/percussion


Having performed at some of Warwickshire’s notable venues and festivals, including the Leamington Peace Festival, Stratford River Festival, Napton Festival and Warwick Beer Festival, to name but a few and supporting Mark Morriss of The Bluetones on a number of occasions, and of course famously opening Live aid in 1985, plus songs played on BBC introducing and live appearances on Touch FM, Radio Warwickshire and BBC Radio, the future looks bright for Man Made Moon.

They are currently back in the recording studio recording new materiel.

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