Republica are an English alternative rock band formed in 1994. The height of their popularity spanned from 1996 to 1999.
The current line-up consists of Samantha Sprackling aka Saffron (vocals), Tim Dorney (keyboards), Johnny Male (guitar), Pete Riley (drums).
Famous for tracks such as “Ready to Go”, “From Rush Hour With Love”, and “Drop Dead Gorgeous”, the band describe their sound as techno-pop punk rock and are one of the most memorable of a wave of female fronted rock bands to emerge in the 1990s.
This will be their first ever appearance at GuilFest.