The Adventures are a Northern Irish rock band, formed in Belfast in 1984. The band later moved to London where they signed to Chrysalis Records and released their first single in 1984. Following their debut album, released a year later, the group moved to Elektra Records and scored their biggest hit,
‘Broken Land’.The song was written by guitarist Pat Gribben and reached number 20 in the UK singles charts.
The band split up but reformed in 2009 to play smaller festivals and gigs to their legion of local fans.