The legendary Isle of Wight Festival will be held this year June 8-11 and so far it's shaping up to be one of the summer’s best with the Kaiser Chiefs, New Wave legends The Alarm, and longtime Epi fans The Strypes. The Cavan, Ireland natives recently announced they are heading into the studio this spring to work on a follow up to their 2015 album, Little Victories.

The Strypes are one of best rock bands on the road today. Don’t miss them when they head to the U.S. for a short tour later this year. Here’s what the lads sounded like when they were barely out of high school, tearing up a note-perfect rendition George Harrison’s Beatles classic, “Taxman” on an Epiphone Viola Bass, Wilshire, and of course, a Casino