About Us

Kitmonsters - hot bands, cool kit, monstrously simple

Kitmonsters features in-depth interviews with musicians about their craft and their kit. It brings you exclusive videos, tips, exciting new music tech, and competitions - we talk to new bands, rising stars, gurus and producers.

We are independent, artist led, authentic and accessible.

Here is the key team - there’s more info on contributors here.

For queries about video commissions and advertising contact us: hello@kitmonsters.com

Terry Tyldesley

Terry is passionate about music and kit, and is a songwriter and award-winning film-maker. A PRS member, she got a gold Les Paul at 16, has played in several bands, recorded in some boutique studios, and had her songs played on radio stations such as BBC 6 Music. Her latest music project is a post-punk electro band, and she’s performed at Music Tech Fest as well as contributed sound art to London Analogue Festival.

Garry Hill

Garry built the amazing CMS engine Spontaneous, that powers Kitmonsters, and designed the website. He is an award-winning web developer who won a BAFTA for the interactive music AudioROM ShiftControl. Garry’s also a musician and has spent time in Argentina.

Dan Holliday

Our monster logo and artwork were created by artist, designer and sometime musician Dan Holliday, who has a client list to die for in music and fashion. He has years of graphics and performing under his belt, and is also an author and lecturer.

What people are saying

“The ever brilliant Kitmonsters.com - one of the most impressive, comprehensive and interesting music sites in existence. It’s what is lacking in online music journalism today.” - Merrington Music Management

“The website is completely dope, from the layout, to the content, to the logo” - Marv-ill

“Cool as f••• interview with Kitmonsters.com…. nice new website, visually wicked and very interactive….” - Sulpher band

“The site and online social media presence is BRILLIANT!” - A&R for leading international brand

“The site looks great, nice to see some relevant artist features!” - Top music equipment distributor

Say hello!

If you want to say hello, advertise, write for us, or tell us what you think about the site: hello@kitmonsters.com

If you’re a musician and want to be featured: bands@kitmonsters.com

If you’re a kit maker and want to tell us more about your gear: kit@kitmonsters.com