Working Class Royalty is a 4-piece blues and alternative rock band based in Johannesburg. Each member has a distinct set of influences ranging from straight blues and classic rock through to progressive, alternative and even heavy metal rock. As frontman Patrick (Paddy) Kelly (lead vocals, rhythm guitar) puts its, the influences of Working Class Royalty are that of its members.
Brendon Neuhaus (lead guitar), Wade Shaw (bass guitar) and Wayne Swart (drums) each bring their own unique style to the mix producing hard-hitting original tracks that are distinctly recognisable by striking guitar riffs interspersed with soulful blues solos. A Working Class Royalty live performance is a non-stop explosion of energy and passion, guaranteed to leave audiences revelling in rock.