The Thought Hooligans

The Thought Hooligans are an original band from Lincoln, U.K. and are very excited to be releasing music into the public domain.


The band consists of Rik Dillon, Joe Dale and Jo Tinson.


Rik, singer/songwriter/guitarist, has been in various bands over the years including The Saved,playing at venues such as Rock City, Nottingham and The Garage, London. Musical influences include The Beatles, Neil Finn, Motley Crue, BRMC & many, many more.


Joe, guitarist, performed with the band Everything for Nothing before meeting Rik in 2008 whilst working on The Kaleidoscope Project.


Joe enjoys listening to any alternative music and watching the cricket.


Rik and Joe have performed in numerous bands together and acoustically in and around Lincoln.


Jo is a long time friend of Rik and used to get up on stage with various sixties cover bands to sing a few songs. Musical influences include The Beatles, the sixties sounds and more recently Muse and Travis.


The lineup came together as a band during 2020 and have enjoyed a year of writing and recording songs now ready for release. They are an eclectic mixture of melodies and are looking forward to performing live in the very near future.