RoBoTaLiEn is the alter ego of Manchester songwriter/performer Rob Allen. He plays slightly off the wall indie-pop, sometimes louder than others. He is influenced by bands such as Flaming Lips, Neil Young, The Beatles, The Cure & Dinosaur Jr. He has been played lots by 6 Music DJ and legend Tom Robinson. For live shows he uses a loop pedal to make the experience more unique, with layered guitars/beatboxing and harmonies. His debut album ‘You’re The Problem That Will Not Go Away’ was released to positive reviews in June 2013 and a new 3 song e.p ‘Satan’s feelings dripping out the ceiling again’ is now available to listen to for free at’