Nilon Bombers were a Britpop band from the mid-1990s. Olly had a couple of their singles on audio cassette.
The line-up was Drew Norton - vocal, guitar, Gareth Ballard - guitar, vocal, bouzouki, keyboards and violin, Martin Williams - drums, Kim Dorman - bass.
They released an album titled Bird on Almo Sounds in 1996 which was produced by Kim Fowley. Superstar, Cracked and I'm Not Built For This were released as singles.
In July 1996 they were a last-minute addition at the T in the Park festival at Strathclyde Country Park where they were first on in the King Tuts Wah Wah tent.
- Studio albums