Having just revealed that they’ll be releasing their second album, Droids, on June 2nd of this year, we caught up with Ben from Alpha Male Tea Party, who chose an interesting influential album to talk about that surprised us (and probably even himself)…

‘That’s a very difficult question. [It’s] not representative of the whole band obviously, but from the top of my head I’m gonna go S&M by Metallica. I was a bit too young when it first came out, but the general sound and the fact that you can have all these incredible riffs and then put an orchestra behind it; it just sounded enormous! And as a man in his formative years, I was like, “I just want to make music that sounds like it’s gonna kill me!’.