Stereophonics
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Stereophonics

Stereophonics Biography (Wikipedia)

Stereophonics are a Welsh rock band that formed in 1992 in the village of Cwmaman in Cynon Valley. The band consists of Kelly Jones (lead vocals and guitar), Richard Jones (bass guitar and backing vocals), Adam Zindani (guitar and backing vocals), Jamie Morrison (drums) and touring member Tony Kirkham (keyboards). The group previously included Stuart Cable (1992–2003) and Javier Weyler (2004–2012) on drums. Stereophonics have released nine studio albums, including six UK number one albums, their latest album being the Keep the Village Alive (2015). A successful compilation album, Decade in the Sun, was released in November 2008 and charted at number two in the United Kingdom.

Described as "classic UK rock delivered with whiskey vocals," the band have been summarised as possessing a sound akin to the genres of alternative rock and "British traditional rock". Stereophonics' debut album, Word Gets Around, was released in August 1997 and charted at number six in the UK, aided by the singles "Local Boy in the Photograph", "More Life in a Tramps Vest" and "A Thousand Trees". The band reached mainstream success with the release of Performance and Cocktails (and its promotional singles "The Bartender and the Thief", "Just Looking" and "Pick a Part That's New") in 1999 and have achieved a total of ten top-ten singles as well as one number one: "Dakota" (2005). Having sold around 10 million copies worldwide, Stereophonics are one of the most successful Welsh rock acts. Upon their release of Pull the Pin, they became the eighth group to achieve five consecutive UK number one albums (after the Beatles, Led Zeppelin, ABBA, Genesis, Oasis, Blur and U2).

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Have a Nice Day
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Have a Nice Day
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Graffiti on the Train
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Graffiti on the Train
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Dakota
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Dakota
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Mama Told Me Not To Come (feat. Stereophonics)
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Mama Told Me Not To Come (feat. Stereophonics)
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Pick a Part That's New
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Pick a Part That's New
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C'est La Vie
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C'est La Vie
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We Share the Same Sun
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We Share the Same Sun
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A Thousand Trees
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A Thousand Trees
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More Life in a Tramp's Vest
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More Life in a Tramp's Vest
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Maybe Tomorrow
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Maybe Tomorrow
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Upcoming Events

27
Jul
2017
Stereophonics, Two Door Cinema Club, Clean Bandit, The Vaccines, Jake Bugg, Kate Nash, Maxïmo Park, Feeder, Twin Atlantic, Cast, Slaves, Nothing But Thieves, Pulled Apart By Horses, JAWS, Sundara Karma, The Hunna, Fickle Friends, Palace, Beans on Toast, Crows, ROAM, Tigercub, CABBAGE, Muncie Girls, Tom Grennan, Heck, SHVPES, Banfi, The Everly Pregnant Brothers, Bad Sign, King Pleasure & The Biscuit Boys, Grumble Bee, EYRE LLEW, Example & DJ Wire and Trash (UK)
Y Not Festival, Derby, UK
25
Aug
2017
Stereophonics, Franz Ferdinand, Jake Bugg, Elbow, KT Tunstall, Madness, Frightened Rabbit, Feeder, Slaves, Lady Leshurr, Sundara Karma, Palace, Silhouettes, Tiggs Da Author, Crows, Featurecast, Lazy Habits, Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club, Elixir, Wren, The Great Scott, Cut Capers, Seán McGowan, Subgiant, Johnny Kowalski & the Sexy Weirdos, The Day of the Rabblement, SOUL 45, Grant Sharkey, Los Cojones, Minque, Symphonica feat. Mr Switch, Francisco Jones, Justsayyes, Dave Baker Project, Prince Brandon, Monkeylove Stunt Team, Wesley Brown, The Philosipha, Chip Jacks and Percival Elliot
Southsea Seafront, Portsmouth, UK

Past BBC Events

BBC Music Awards: 2015
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Genting Arena, Birmingham
2015-12-10T05:39:38
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10
Dec
2015
BBC Music Awards: 2015

BBC Music Awards: 2015

14:30
Genting Arena, Birmingham
T in the Park: 2015
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Strathallan Castle
2015-07-10T05:39:38
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10
Jul
2015
T in the Park: 2015

T in the Park: 2015

17:00
Strathallan Castle
Radio 2 In Concert: Stereophonics
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London
2013-08-22T05:39:38
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22
Aug
2013
Radio 2 In Concert: Stereophonics

Radio 2 In Concert: Stereophonics

20:00
London
T in the Park: 2013
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Balado, Kinross-Shire
2013-07-12T05:39:38
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12
Jul
2013
T in the Park: 2013

T in the Park: 2013

17:00
Balado, Kinross-Shire
12 Hours to Please Me
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Abbey Road Studios
2013-02-11T05:39:38
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11
Feb
2013
12 Hours to Please Me

12 Hours to Please Me

Abbey Road Studios

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