There are at least two bands called The Milk 1. The Milk is from Wickford, UK. Four life-long friends who went from forming their first band in an Essex school to playing countless working mens’ clubs and finally becoming The Milk. The Milk’s much anticipated Paul Butler (The Bees, Michael Kiwanuka) produced sophomore album was released 2015 thisisthemilk.com 2. The Milk is a rock band from London. The musical style of the band has been likened to post rock and shoegaze. The band was formed in early 2008 with Claire Robbin, Adam Stark and Tom Barton. James Whyard later replaced Barton on bass. The band released a self-titled EP in 2009. Rock Sound magazine reviewed the EP in 2010, saying "there's no doubting this band's musical chops" and giving it 8/10. The band was featured in the Bands to Watch series of The Blue Walrus and received reviews in Organ (magazine). The band received airplay of a track from the EP, 20th Century Lights, on commercial radio station Xfm.