If emo at its purest was an expression of total honesty through the medium of slightly fast guitar music, then Hundred Reasons are not letting the side down – no rock posing, no fake American accents, 100%, full-on, themselves.
— NME, 2002

Formed in late 1999, Hundred Reasons released four studio albums, a live DVD, three live albums, had six Top 40 singles, two Top 20 albums and sold over 300,000 records. They toured the world several times, somehow always missing the US (except for that one time at SXSW) and Australia. Winners of Kerrang! Best New Band 2000, Kerrang! Best Album 2002, Kerrang! Readers Poll Best Unsigned Band 2004. Debut album Ideas Above Our Station is certified Gold in the UK. The band played sold out Year Ten anniversary shows in 2012 . Their last show was at Sonisphere 2014.

Hundred Reasons: Andy Bews, Colin Doran, Andy Gilmour, Larry Hibbitt, Paul Townsend / Ben Doyle.