"Cutting edge, modern lyrics which are perfect for this liberal era."

"Cutting edge, modern lyrics which are perfect for this liberal era."
The Faulkner Review, 12th April 2018

Watch Live Shows
Past gigs online from 2016 onward

Shows are streaming online including a complete 2021 show from Wharf Chambers in Leeds, various Prides and cabarets, and of course the legendary January 2020 show at Cadogan Hall London in support of The Pink Singers.

  • "The queer Victoria Wood" - Yorkshire Evening Post
  • "An LGBT+ driven musical trinket box" - Get In Her Ears
  • "A tonic to the heart" - Rainbow Exotic Music

The Spectrum EP
Out on CD & digital

Featuring five alternative versions and remixes from the first two albums as performed on the Rainbow Heart 2018 tour, recorded with a host of live musicians.

  • "Seductive, sassy pop" - The Faulkner Review
  • "Honest, spontaneous and accomplished" - The Bandcamp Diaries
  • "So diverse in style" - Act/One

Next Show: Muppet Christmas Monochrome
Mon 6 Dec, Jolly Tap

Performing a song for Ric Neale's Christmas Special

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Christmas Party Show 2021 NEW

Alice Nicholls, Sproose Moose & The Speedholes and Rachel Crack are lined up to perform at the annual Christmas bash.

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First Spring 2022 Dates Announced NEW

The Bleeding Obvious will be back on the road in 2022 with new songs and new stories.

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'Clara' TV Pilot On YouTube NEW

Episode 1 of the dramatisation of the life of Clara Clarkson is now on YouTube, with music by Jessica Rowbottom.

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Interview on Rhubarb Radio

The Bleeding Obvious has been interviewed in an hour-long special for Wakefield's Rhubarb Radio station.

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On This Day


Jessica is a guest on Rhubarb Radio, where she plays two demos from album 3: Can't Dance Don't Care and The Prodigal Daughter.


Debut album track 'Special Snowflake' is recorded.